They Wore What? Stars' Most Outrageous Shoes

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

01 of 21

KATIE HOLMES

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The Broadway star puts her feet center stage in navy ribbon booties from Bruno Frisoni as she heads to a performance.

02 of 21

SALMA'S ALEXANDER MCQUEEN HEELS

SALMA'S ALEXANDER MCQUEEN HEELS
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Hayek puts attention on her petite feet with her elaborately ruffled Alexander McQueen heels – check out those hot pink soles!

03 of 21

DEMI'S CASADEI PUMPS

DEMI'S CASADEI PUMPS
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So much for basic black! Moore adds major height – and style! – to her Donna Karan LBD with her mega-platform Casadei heels.

04 of 21

KATE'S SERGIO ROSSI SLINGBACKS

KATE'S SERGIO ROSSI SLINGBACKS
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Hudson stays on sure footing in her 5-in. Sergio Rossi gold-and-black platform slingbacks as she heads into The Late Show with David Letterman.

05 of 21

KIM'S BURBERRY PUMPS

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Kardashian takes the high road while shopping in Los Angeles, making her way on 5-in. Burberry Prorsum ruched heels.

06 of 21

HEIDI'S GIUSEPPE ZANOTTI PLATFORMS

HEIDI'S GIUSEPPE ZANOTTI PLATFORMS
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Montag makes a statement with her platform Giuseppe Zanotti heels while ringing in the New Year in Las Vegas.

07 of 21

CHLOE'S LOUIS VUITTON SANDALS

CHLOE'S LOUIS VUITTON SANDALS
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The always fashion-forward Sevigny celebrates the New Year in Miami in head-to-toe Louis Vuitton, including these elaborately tasseled heels!

08 of 21

ANNE'S GIANFRANCO FERRE SANDALS

ANNE'S GIANFRANCO FERRE SANDALS
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Hathaway adds crystal-heeled Gianfranco Ferré heels to her ruffled bustier and skirt from the Italian design line while auctioning off a date with herself!

09 of 21

JESSICA'S DOLCE & GABBANA WEDGES

JESSICA'S DOLCE & GABBANA WEDGES
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Alba is red hot in her Dolce & Gabbana jeweled dress with matching patent red platform wedge heels from the Italian design duo.

10 of 21

VICTORIA'S YSL PUMPS

VICTORIA'S YSL PUMPS
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Beckham sets off one of her own dress creations with towering $795 YSL Trib Two pumps with over 4-in. heels.

11 of 21

SCARLETT'S BRIAN ATWOOD HEELS

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Johansson gets a floral-laden foot up at the London premiere of The Spirit in her orange and hot pink Brian Atwood heels.

12 of 21

JENNIFER'S GIVENCHY BOOTIES

JENNIFER'S GIVENCHY BOOTIES
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The Day the Earth Stood Still’s Connelly adds edgy Givenchy by Riccardo Tisci lace booties to her sleek Balenciaga coat as she arrives at The Late Show with David Letterman.

13 of 21

HEIDI'S LOUIS VUITTON HEELS

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Madonna may be the new face of Louis Vuitton, but Klum is a walking ad for the line in her tasseled and beaded heels from the French luxury brand.

14 of 21

MARY-KATE'S PROENZA SCHOULER BOOTIES

MARY-KATE'S PROENZA SCHOULER BOOTIES
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Olsen adds inches to her petite height with her cut-out boots by Proenza Schouler at the book signing for her coffee-table tome Influence.

15 of 21

SARAH JESSICA'S BALENCIAGA PUMPS

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Parker strikes again in two-tone Balenciaga pumps with spike metal heels at a Chanel event in N.Y.C.

16 of 21

RIHANNA'S DEVI KROELL PUMPS

RIHANNA'S DEVI KROELL PUMPS
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Never afraid to try a new shoe style, the singer hit the American Music Awards in Devi Kroell ivory heels adorned with steel balls.

17 of 21

CAMILLA BELLE

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Joe Jonas’s new girlfriend steps out to an L.A. premiere in Miu Miu raffia and satin pumps with dramatic bows on the heels.

18 of 21

OLGA KURYLENKO

OLGA KURYLENKO
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The new Bond girl has a Goldfinger touch with her Pierre Hardy heels at a photo call in Spain.

19 of 21

AGYNESS DEYN

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The British model adds a hyper-feminine touch to her skinny tuxedo suit with towering Alejandro Ingelmo red heels at the CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Awards.

20 of 21

MARIAH CAREY

MARIAH CAREY
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The singer carefully makes her way into her London hotel in her wood platform peeptoe Marni boots.

21 of 21

SARAH MICHELLE GELLAR

SARAH MICHELLE GELLAR
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Laces, gold accents and stiletto heels – the actress spares no decoration with her YSL sandals at the Juicy Couture store opening in N.Y.C.

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