Lifestyle Style Ed Sheeran Gives His Girlfriend the Sneakers Right Off His Feet When Her Heel Breaks, Proves Chivalry Still Exists The singer saved the day when his high school sweetheart girlfriend broke her heels at an afterparty By Kaitlyn Frey Kaitlyn Frey Instagram Twitter Assistant Style & Beauty Editor, PEOPLE People Editorial Guidelines Published on February 24, 2017 11:23 AM Share Tweet Pin Email We independently research, test, review, and recommend the best products—learn more about our process. If you buy something through our links, we may earn a commission. For years, guys could lend a chilly date their suit jackets and get “best boyfriend ever” points. But Ed Sheeran has taken that idea to the next level, and now that the word is out, guys everywhere might want to be sure they don’t head out on a date without making sure their socks are presentable. The singer upped the chivalry ante while out with girlfriend Cherry Seaborn at the Brit Awards afterparty on Wednesday night. Seaborn snapped the heel of one of her red-soled lace booties, and without a thought, Sheeran slipped off his sneakers and handed them over for Seaborn to wear out of the club. RELATED PHOTOS: UPDATED! Denim Divas! The Celeb-Loved Jeans to Shop Right Now AKM-GSI Hewitt/SilverHub/REX/Shutterstock Apparently whatever the DJ was playing caused Seaborn to dance hard enough to disengage the heel from the sole of her shoes (which appear to be Christian Louboutin’s $1,995 Andaloulou boots, seen above in more intact times). Sheeran, 25, stepped into “knight in shining armor” (or, well, dark-wash denim) mode, and to ensure his his girlfriend of two years wouldn’t go barefoot the rest of the night, he decided to change up his party attire to be more black-sock-centric. When the couple left the party, Sheeran held her hand as they walked out the door (with her snapped heels in the other) to make sure she didn’t slip and fall wearing his oversized sneakers. See ladies — chivalry still does exist! Swooning over his moment in socks? Share below!