They Wore What? Stars' Most Outrageous Shoes

From "can you walk in those?" to "why would you want to?" – Hollywood keeps stepping out in truly over-the-top footwear. By Melissa Liebling-Goldberg

01 of 27

BEYONCé'S TONI MATICEVSKI PUMPS

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Jackson Lee/Splash News; Humberto Carreno/Startraks

The star must be Obsessed with getting shoes no one else has – these $900 Toni Maticevski sequined heels are straight off the designer’s fall ‘09 runway!

02 of 27

HEIDI'S DIOR SANDALS

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Ben Dome/Bret Thompsett/Pacific Coast News

Montag conquers the urban jungles of Los Angeles in her $1590 crocodile-embossed Dior “Safari” sandals.

03 of 27

LEIGHTON'S LOUBOUTIN PUMPS

LEIGHTON'S LOUBOUTIN PUMPS
Jeff Vespa/WireImage

Meester matches her Chloé dress to her ruffled $1850 Christian Louboutin heels.

04 of 27

LINDSAY'S ALEXANDER WANG BOOTIES

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Karl/Tony/INF

Lohan adds some serious edge to her shopping outfit with her Alexander Wang “Alexis” fringed booties with a cut-out toe.

05 of 27

KIM'S MARTIN MARGIELA BOOTS

KIM'S MARTIN MARGIELA BOOTS
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What to do if your calves are cold and your feet are warm? Try Kardashian’s cut-out boots from Maison Martin Margiela, which will set you back a very cool $795.

06 of 27

MISCHA'S LV SANDALS

MISCHA'S LV SANDALS
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Barton is the latest star to fall for Louis Vuitton’s tribal-inspired sandals, embellished with wooden beads and fringe.

07 of 27

JENNIFER'S FERRAGAMO PLATFORMS

JENNIFER'S FERRAGAMO PLATFORMS
Jun Sato/WireImage; Courtesy Ferragamo

Lopez adds serious height with her leather-wrapped Ferragamo platform heels while promoting Samantha Thavasa purses in Tokyo.

08 of 27

GWYNETH'S LOUBOUTIN BOOTIES

GWYNETH'S LOUBOUTIN BOOTIES
Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty; Jeffrey Mayer/WireImage

Forget boring pumps! Paltrow pairs her sharp-shouldered gray dress with bondage-inspired Christian Louboutin booties at a premiere in Los Angeles.

09 of 27

CAMERON'S DSQUARED STRIPES

CAMERON'S DSQUARED STRIPES
Axelle/Bauer-Griffin; Byron Purvis/AdMedia

Diaz’s funky Dsquared pumps take inspiration from barber shop poles for their graphic red and white striped heels.

10 of 27

AUDRINA'S JEWELED BALMAINS

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Patridge adds some serious bling to her black Valentino dress at the MTV Australia awards with her crystal-studded Balmain sandals.

11 of 27

EMMA'S TOPSHOP PUMPS

EMMA'S TOPSHOP PUMPS
Ahmad Elatab-SaleemElatab/Splash News Online; Courtesy Topshop

Roberts helps celebrate the new Topshop boutique in N.Y.C. in a pair of towering platforms from the British retailer.

12 of 27

POSH'S LOUIS VUITTON SANDALS

POSH'S LOUIS VUITTON SANDALS
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Victoria Beckham puts all the attention on her heavily beaded and tassel-laden Louis Vuitton sandals with her all-navy outfit while out and about in London.

13 of 27

REESE'S BALENCIAGA PUMPS

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Landov; Juan Rico/Fame

Witherspoon adds even more space-age detail to her elaborate Rodarte minidress with these yellow-heeled peeptoe pumps.

14 of 27

CHARLIZE'S DIOR PUMPS

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Dominique Charriau/WireImage; Steph/Visual Press/JPI

Talk about a gold standard! Theron adds extra glitz to her Lanvin lamé dress with gold-heeled Dior pumps for The Burning Plain premiere in Paris.

15 of 27

BECKI'S YSL LATTICE HEELS

BECKI'S YSL LATTICE HEELS
Amanda Schwab/Startraks; Robert Pitts/Landov

Newton makes Mode proud with her straight-from-the-runway lattice heels by Yves Saint Laurent.

16 of 27

SARAH JESSICA'S SPLIT BOOTIES

SARAH JESSICA'S SPLIT BOOTIES
Chance Yeh/PatrickMcMullan.com/Sipa; Splash News

Forget Carrie Bradshaw’s stilettos – Parker finds easier footing in her split-toe Maison Martin Margiela boots with a thick wooden heel while.

17 of 27

GWYNETH'S ROGER VIVIER PUMPS

GWYNETH'S ROGER VIVIER PUMPS
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Paltrow gives a jolt of color to her all-white look with her neon pink-and-yellow Roger Vivier pumps festooned with an oversized rhinestone buckle on the toe.

18 of 27

JESSICA'S MARNI BOOTS

JESSICA'S MARNI BOOTS
Gene Young/Splash News; Courtesy Marni

Simpson is walking tall in her Marni platform boots, featuring a 5-in.-plus heel and wooden platform.

19 of 27

MICHELLE'S LOUIS VUITTON SANDAL

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Jemal Countess/WireImage; Michael Loccisano/Getty

Monaghan goes for cutting-edge fashion in her feathered and beaded Louis Vuitton high-heeled sandals at an amfAR gala in N.Y.C.

20 of 27

EVA'S CASADEI PUMPS

EVA'S CASADEI PUMPS
Fame; INF

Mendes adds some serious height – 5 1/2-in. to be exact! – by adding her silver Casadei platform pumps to her Peter Som dress while promoting her new film Live! in Rome.

21 of 27

JENNIFER'S BALMAIN SANDALS

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Dan Steinberg/AP; Goff/INF

Connelly goes for full-out glamour with her Balmain sandals covered in crystals and studs, paired with her glittering green minidress (also by the label).

22 of 27

GINNIFER'S BOTTEGA VENETA SANDALS

GINNIFER'S BOTTEGA VENETA SANDALS
Axelle/Bauer-Griffin; Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic

Goodwin keeps the focus on her feet in intricate Bottega Veneta heels with a woven heel – the Italian leather house’s signature.

23 of 27

ZOE'S SERGIO ROSSI SANDALS

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Anthony G. Moore/PR Photos; Courtesy Sergio Rossi

Taking a walk on the wild side in her $1295 python Sergio Rossi sandal with leather fringing around the ankle, Saldana checks out the G-Star Raw show at N.Y.C. Fashion Week.

24 of 27

KATE' GIUSEPPE ZANOTTI PLATFORMS

KATE' GIUSEPPE ZANOTTI PLATFORMS
Frazier Harrison/Getty; JoN Kopaloff

Hudson matched her towering Giuseppe Zanotti Design blue-and-black platform heels to her bold blue Gucci gown at the People’s Choice Awards.

25 of 27

HEIDI'S CHRISTIAN LOUBOUTIN SANDALS

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Vince Bucci/WireImage

Klum struts her stuff at the Golden Globes in Christian Louboutin black patent sandals with a 5.5-in. heel!

26 of 27

MISCHA'S DIOR HEELS

MISCHA'S DIOR HEELS
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Barton goes for high drama at the Christian Dior Haute Couture show in Paris, pairing her beaded minidress with gold Dior sandals with an intricately carved heel.

27 of 27

HEIDI'S SIGERSON MORRISON BOOTS

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Bauer-Griffin

Montag adds major edge to her outfit with $1,690 Sigerson Morrison cutout knee boots.

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