It might be hard to vote for your favorite shoe, but the people — 35,000 voters voted online in a Sexy Shoes contest, created by Footwear News and Saks Fifth Avenue — have spoken, naming Valentino's lace-embroidered leather peep-toe pump the winner. The ladylike, yet sexy, choice is further proof that the consensus is moving toward a ladylike trend. Furthermore, the simple and chic silhouette has been spotted on celebrities like Gwyneth Paltrow, Scarlett Johansson, and Blake Lively. Valentino's peep-toe winner costs $695, but you don't have to spend that much to get the same look. Just shop our inspired looks now.
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