Shoes that cost $1,000 and up are considered expensive footwear. You may be surprised but there are shoes at $10,000 and $14,000, which are made of pricy materials. Expensive designer footwear features beads, jewels, leather, and rare feathers that are bought from couture feather houses.
If you thought that footwear at $14,000 is quite expensive, how about shoes that cost a million or two? Rita Hayworth’s Heels designed by Stuart Weitzman cost $3 million. They are decorated with rubies, sapphires, and diamonds and were designed for the Oscar red carpet runways. Winston’s red ruby slippers are sophisticated and elegant, adorned with 4,600 rubies and 50 carat diamonds. The pair is valued at $3 million. Stuart Weitzman’s diamond stilettos feature silver bands and diamond-encrusted circles. They are adorned with 1,420 diamonds and are priced at $500,000. Weitzman’s retro rose pumps are studded with Kwiat diamonds and feature signature t-straps. The dazzling pair costs $1 million. His strappy stilettos with pear-shaped and round diamonds are valued at $1.09 million. They were created for actress Laura Harring.
So, if you want to get glamorous footwear, you can splurge those dollar notes on sapphires, diamonds, and rubies.