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What Shoes to Wear on Bonfire Night

1st November 2016.
by Sarah.

It’s not just the fireworks that are flames this Bonfire Night. If you wanna out-sparkle the spectacle, then we know what shoes to wear on Bonfire Night: all you’ve gotta do is to add-to-bag. Get ready to say OOH.

What Shoes to Wear on Bonfire Night

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Fireworks? Please. All night the attention’s gotta be on you. We’ve picked out the best pairs of PD shoes to wear on Bonfire Night to make sure that you’re the one who catches people’s eyes all  night. Practical or pretty, these are the pairs for your shoe-drobe.

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Gum-Powder Treason

They’re our fave trainers, and seeing as they’re bestsellers it looks like you love ’em too. Our Yinka Creepers are constantly being restocked because they’re the perf’ pair for wearing day in, day out, and we know they’d kill it come fireworks night too. We’re obsessed with the grey faux suede style above, but with pairs in black (with matching black gum sole) and new season velvet we know you’ll find a style to suit your shoe-drobe.

For Bonfire Night style, we’d keep things casj by styling these creepers down with a pair of black skinnies, cable knit jumper, blanket scarf, wax jacket and bobble hat. ‘Cause we don’t know about you, but we’ve learnt that layering’s our friend when it comes to Bonfire Night.

Get The Look: Yinka Creepers

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Firework Sparkle

As it falls on a Saturday, the question of what shoes to wear on Bonfire Night doesn’t have to revolve around a field. Keep on track in new season perspex shoes. Our newest drop is fire Ishani, which taps both the perspex and sock boot trends: we call it a multitasker.

As Ishani’s a standout shoe, you need to pare things down and keep your outfit minimal. Of course, the classic skinnies are our go-to, but if you’re going out out then style with a plain black jersey bodysuit, or try a colourblock playsuit.

Get The Look: Ishani Sock Fit Perspex Strap Shoe Boot

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Focus Point

Ankle boots are a staple in any PD Bae’s wardrobe, but we’re takin’ things new season with these western-inspired booties. We’re obsessed with the lace detail, which make them anything but basic. The pointed toe is one of the most flattering cuts for a boot, making your foot appear slender. These ones are also the perf’ height, meaning there’s no gap between the top of your boot and your jeans.

These boots were made for walkin’ (straight to the candyfloss stand), ’cause they’re the perfect height for wearing all day. Try styling them with culottes with a blouse tucked in, and a trend led choker to finish.

Get The Look: Mona Lace Detail Western Ankle Boots

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If you’re looking for creepers with a lil more fashion credential, then our hi top creepers are the perf’ addition to your shoe-drobe. Where our Yinkas are a staple, Christa take things to the next level with their strap and zip details.

We’re planning to wear Christa with leather look trousers for a simple take on casj dressing. When you’re wearing them on Bonfire Night simply add an oversized jumper and scarf, but dress them up with a satin cami top when that “one” drink goes on a lil longer than expected.

Get The Look: Christa Strap Detail Hi Top Creepers

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