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Women's Luxury Italian Shoes in Purple


Womens purple shoes are the perfect addition to any shoe collection. Through our favorite influencers and fashion brands we are seeing a rise in colorful pops. If you’ve been inspired to lighten up your wardrobe with some classy purple shoes - Italeau has you covered. Remember, with many shades of purple available you can wear purple shoes during any season. Plus, they can be styled with neutral colors or other bright colors too - it all depends what vibe you want to portray. 


Purple Shoes for Women Made in Italy


Here at Italeau, we’re incredibly excited to showcase beautiful purple shoes of various styles, textures, and color shades. No matter your personal style, the elegance of purple can’t be denied. If you’re curious which Italeau purple shoes are the best match for you, we have all the answers and looks to inspire you!


What makes purple shoes handmade in Italy so special? 

Purple shoes can innately feel special and capture attention because of the brilliant color. However, when they’re handmade, womens purple shoes can feel infinitely more special and captivating. From the perfect hue of purple to thoughtful details there’s truly no comparison to purple shoes handmade in Italy. The key when shopping for them though is to ensure you are purchasing an authentic pair of handmade shoes. One way to do so is to always shop Italeau for authentic Italian handmade shoes. When you slip on a pair of our shoes you will understand the indescribable attributes that make them oh so special, but until you get the chance to touch and feel them, here are some highlights to excite you.

Quality craftsmanship. Italian shoemakers are known for their attention to detail and use of high-quality materials. Handmade shoes are typically crafted with the finest leathers and fabrics, and every aspect of the shoe is carefully considered and crafted by skilled artisans. Italeau celebrates this artistry. 

Intentional design. Italian shoes are known for their elegant and sophisticated designs. Purple is a unique and bold color that can make a statement, and Italian shoemakers are experts in creating shoes that are both stylish and timeless.

Exceptional comfort. Handmade shoes are typically made with a focus on comfort and durability. Italeau acknowledges the investment handmade shoes can be. Wanting to protect your investment, all Italeau shoes are made with finest materials to provide comfort and durability. Italian shoemakers use traditional techniques, such as hand-stitching and molding, to ensure a perfect fit and a comfortable experience for the wearer.

Exclusive and unique designs. Handmade shoes are often made in limited quantities, making them exclusive and highly sought after. Purple handmade shoes from Italy are a unique and rare find that can add a touch of luxury and exclusivity to any outfit.

The combination of quality materials, expert craftsmanship, unique design, and exclusivity makes purple shoes handmade in Italy a special and luxurious choice. Treat yourself to your own pair of handmade purple shoes. You deserve it! And just think how amazing you’ll look. 


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How do women style purple shoes?

Adding a pop of color to your outfit using shoes is a surefire way to elevate your look. The color purple is often associated with royalty and luxury - a way every woman deserves to feel. While purple shoes may not be viewed as a staple item such as nude or black shoes, trust us when we say there are so many ways to style purple shoes. Knowing how to style your purple shoes can help you find more ways to wear and love them. 

Purple shoes can be paired with a neutral color or two. But don’t you worry, this doesn’t mean that you can’t mix and match with other pops of eye-catching colors. The fun can be found when playing with different color palettes and patterns. You don’t need to limit yourself at all.

Picture this: Your favorite pair of jeans with a brown or skin color pullover polished off with our Foliana Shearling Purple Booties. This outfit defines cute and cozy. 

Going for a business casual look? Try out famous Mara Flex Purple Flats paired with dark skinny jeans and a pastel color blouse such as blue or maybe even a pastel pink. 

Headed to the beach? Try our Purple Zabri Sandals paired with a white cover up.

The secret to women who seem to always have the best outfits is having fun and trying new things. It all starts with stocking your closet with items you may not have chosen and unleashing your inner fashionista to create the perfect outfits and looks. Although we love a monochromatic moment, you also don’t have to match the purple with every element of your outfit. Having some contrast and color disruption can help create a seamless look. Shop our collection of purple shoes now. 


What are the different shades of purple shoes? 

There are many different shades of womens purple shoes  available, ranging from pale pastels to deep, rich jewel tones. Some of the most common shades of purple shoes include:

Lavender: A light, pastel shade of purple that is often associated with spring and summer. Lavender shoes can add a soft, feminine touch to an outfit.

Lilac: A pale, muted shade of purple that is similar to lavender, but with a slightly more blue undertone. Lilac shoes can be a versatile option for spring and summer outfits.

Violet: A rich, deep shade of purple with blue undertones. Violet shoes can add a bold pop of color to an outfit, and are often associated with royalty and luxury.

Plum: A darker shade of purple that has red undertones. Plum shoes can be a sophisticated choice for fall and winter outfits.

Magenta: A bright, vivid shade of purple with pink undertones. Magenta shoes can be a fun and playful option for spring and summer outfits.

Grape: A rich, deep shade of purple with red undertones. Grape shoes can be a bold and dramatic choice for fall and winter outfits.

These are just a few examples of the many different shades of purple shoes that are available. When choosing a shade of purple, it's important to consider what color speaks to you and your authentic style.


What colors and tones do purple shoes pair well with?

Pairing colors and tones can be very subjective. We’re all perfectly unique and have our own preferences, especially when it comes to our personal styles and wardrobe color stories. Just to help with inspiration and provide fresh ideas, here are a few ideas for pairing your purple shoes with a variety of colors and tones:

Neutrals: Purple shoes can add a daring pop of color to a neutral outfit. They pair really well with black, white, gray, beige, and navy. If you’re ever hesitant to wear a purple shoe, neutral colors can help to balance out the boldness of the purple.

Blues: Shades of blue, especially lighter blues such as powder blue and sky blue, can complement purple shoes well. Blue and purple are adjacent on the color wheel, which makes them naturally harmonious. If you enjoy wearing cooler toned pieces, purple shoes are a must have. 

Greens: Green is a complementary color to purple, which means they pair well together. Olive, forest, and emerald greens can all complement purple shoes. This may not be a combination that immediately comes to mind when you think of purple, but once you set your mind to the possibilities, you’ll be so excited to give this pairing a try. 

Pinks: Pink and purple can be a fun and playful color combination. Very Barbie, right?! Can’t go wrong with that. Girly girl chic. Lighter shades of pink, such as blush or baby pink, can add a soft touch to an outfit with purple shoes.

Metallics: Silver, gold, and rose gold can all pair well with purple shoes. Metallic accents can add some sparkle and glamor to an outfit with purple shoes. Need we say more?

Earth tones: Brown, taupe, and other earthy shades can complement purple shoes, especially in the fall and winter seasons. Our cozy babes love pairing warmer toned purples with the earthy browns and burgandys for some added edge. 

When pairing purple shoes with other colors, it's important to consider the overall color balance of the outfit. Pairing purple shoes with complementary or harmonious colors can create a cohesive and stylish look. We also want to have fun and discover unique pairings that are specific to us and our aesthetics. 


What can you wear with purple shoes?

Purple shoes can add a pop of color and interest to a variety of outfits. In order to help you find the perfect choice of outfit, we’ve rounded up some ideas for you to consider.

Dresses: Purple shoes can be paired with dresses in a range of styles and colors. Neutral dresses, such as black or gray, can be paired with purple shoes for a pop of color. Printed dresses, such as floral or geometric patterns, can also complement purple shoes. You can go for different types and lengths of dresses depending on the occasion. For example, wear a mini dress if you’re going out on a hot date or grabbing drinks with friends paired with purple shoes. You can also opt for a more formal dress for more professional events.

Skirts: Purple shoes can be paired with skirts in a variety of lengths and styles. For example, a purple midi skirt can be paired with a white blouse and purple heels for a chic look. For a fun and girly look, pair purple shoes with a light blue floral skirt. This could be a maxi skirt or even a mini skirt. If you want to add an extra touch of structure and dimension, try pairing it with an oversized blazer or denim jacket. 

Pants: Purple shoes can be paired with pants in a range of colors and styles. Neutral pants, such as black or beige, can be paired with purple shoes for a pop of color. Bold colored pants, such as red or yellow, can also complement purple shoes.

Jeans: For a relaxed everyday look, try pairing purple shoes with your favorite pair of jeans. They can be skinny jeans or wide-leg jeans, depending on your style preference. Purple shoes can be paired with jeans for a casual and stylish look. Light wash or white denim can be paired with lavender or lilac shoes, while darker denim can be paired with rich jewel-toned purple shoes.

Blazers and Jackets: Purple shoes can be paired with blazers or jackets in a range of colors and styles. A white blazer can be paired with a black dress and purple shoes for a chic monochrome look. A leather jacket can be paired with jeans and grape-colored boots for a bold and edgy look.

So many options at our fingertips! These are just some of the best ways to style purple shoes. Do you have any styling tips that we missed? Be sure to make note of your styling preference when reviewing other recommendations. It’s super fun to try new things, but there is also so much power and confidence when we honor our authentic style. If you love your Italeau shoes, consider sharing your favorite ways to style them when giving them a review. 


Are purple shoes trendy right now?

Trends in fashion are constantly changing, but purple shoes can be considered a versatile and timeless option that can be worn throughout the year. While there may be times when purple shoes are more popular or "on-trend" than others, they are not a passing fad that will go out of style quickly.

That being said, it's worth noting that certain shades of purple may be more popular than others at any given time. For example, pastel shades of purple such as lavender or lilac may be more popular during the spring and summer months, while darker jewel tones of purple such as grape or plum may be more popular during the fall and winter months.

Ultimately, the decision to wear purple shoes should be based on personal preference and style, rather than on whether they are considered "trendy" at the moment. Whether you choose to wear purple shoes as a statement piece or as a subtle addition to your outfit, they can add a unique and stylish touch to your wardrobe. Stay true to you! You’ll never go wrong regardless of what is trending at the moment.


Can women wear purple shoes any season?

Absolutely! Colors being designated to particular seasons can be considered an antiquated styling practice. Women can wear purple shoes in any season. The versatility of purple shoes makes them a great option for year-round wear. Here are some ideas for wearing purple shoes in different seasons.

Spring. Pastel shades of purple, such as lavender or lilac, can be a great addition to spring outfits. Pairing them with light or floral dresses or skirts can create a fresh and feminine look.

Summer. Brighter shades of purple, such as fuchsia or magenta, can be a fun and playful option for summer outfits. They can be paired with shorts, skirts, or dresses in bold prints or bright colors.

Fall. Rich jewel-toned shades of purple, such as plum or eggplant, can be a great option for fall outfits. They can be paired with earthy tones, such as olive or mustard, or with neutrals like black or beige.

Winter. Darker shades of purple, such as wine or burgundy, can be a sophisticated and elegant option for winter outfits. They can be paired with cozy sweaters, wool skirts, or dress pants in black or gray.

When choosing purple shoes for different seasons, it's also important to consider the material and style of the shoe. For example, sandals in lighter shades of purple may be better suited for summer, while boots in darker shades of purple may be better suited for fall or winter. Ultimately, the decision to wear purple shoes in any season should be based on personal preference and style. If you enjoy wearing dark purple already round, do it! Generally, if you feel good, you look good. 


Why do women love purple shoes and clothes?

As you’re reading this, you have your own reasoning as to why YOU love purple shoes and clothes! However, generally speaking, there is no single answer to why women love purple shoes and clothes, as individual preferences can vary widely. If you’re curious, here are a few reasons why some women may be drawn to purple.

Unique and eye-catching. Purple is a less common color choice than some other more neutral or popular colors, such as black or navy. As such, wearing purple shoes or clothes can make a statement and stand out from the crowd.

Perfectly versatile. Purple can be a very versatile color. Depending on the shade, it can be bold or subtle, elegant or playful, and can pair well with a range of other colors.

Empowering. For some women, wearing purple can feel empowering. Historically, purple has been associated with royalty and power, and this symbolism may still resonate with some women today.

Mood-boosting. Some studies have shown that purple can have a positive effect on mood, as it is associated with creativity, imagination, and calmness. Wearing purple shoes or clothes may help boost confidence and positivity for some women.

These are just a few potential reasons why some women may love purple shoes and clothes. Fashion choices are deeply personal and individual, and each person's reasons for wearing certain colors or styles can vary widely. What is your “why?” Why does purple speak to you?


When is the best time to wear purple?

Wearing purple, you’re making a choice to be bold and expressive. Even with the boldness of the color pop, purple can be a very versatile color and be worn at any time of the year and for a variety of occasions. Here are a few suggestions for when to wear purple:

Special events or gatherings. Purple can be a great color to wear to special events such as weddings, proms, or formal dinners. It can be a sophisticated and elegant option that is a little more unique than traditional colors like black or red.

Professional or business meetings. Darker shades of purple, such as eggplant or plum, can be a great choice for professional settings. They can convey a sense of sophistication and creativity, while still being appropriate for the workplace.

Casual and fun outings. Lighter shades of purple, such as lavender or lilac, can be a fun and playful choice for casual outings such as brunch with friends or a weekend shopping trip. They can pair well with a range of other colors and can help add a pop of color to your outfit.

Honestly, the best time to wear purple is whenever you feel like it. There are zero hard or fast rules. Fashion choices are deeply personal, and the most important thing is to wear what makes you feel confident and comfortable. Our clothing is an extension of ourselves. Never shy away from being you.


How durable are leather shoes? How long can handmade shoes last?

When you find a favorite pair of shoes - you’ll want them to last. Italeau holds quality and durability at the core of every shoe design. Our shoes are handmade using premium materials. Plus, they’re stain resistant and water resistant and come pretreated. They’re made to take on the good days and bad all while keeping you comfortable and confident. With proper care, they can last a lifetime. Of course you won’t want to go hiking in your delicate flats - so choose your footwear appropriately. Here are some of the reasons why Italeau shoes can last a long time. 

Leather quality. The high-quality leather selected by Italeau is thick and strong. All leather for Italeau shoes have been pretreated to be waterproof AND stain resistant. Great for those of us who enjoy wearing our leather shoes regularly and all year round. Rain, rain you don’t need to go away!

Shoe construction. The way  Italeau shoes are constructed by hand promotes durability. Shoes that are handcrafted and made with high-quality materials will typically last longer than those that are mass-produced or made with lower-quality materials. Features like reinforced stitching, a sturdy sole, and a well-fitting upper can also help ensure the shoe lasts longer.

Cleaning and care. Proper care of your Italeau leather shoes can also help extend the life of leather. This includes regular cleaning, conditioning, and polishing, as well as protecting them from water and other elements. Storing the shoes in a cool, dry place and using shoe trees can also help maintain their shape and prevent cracking.

In general, your Italeau leather shoes can last for several years or longer if they are well-cared for. However, the durability of the shoes can also depend on how frequently they are worn and the specific conditions in which they are worn. Shoes that are worn daily in harsh conditions, for example, may not last as long as shoes that are worn infrequently and kept in good condition. 


Why do women like wearing fun and colorful shoes?

Women like to wear fun and colorful shoes because it helps them express their style and adds a spark of confidence to their look. Colorful shoes can help make any ordinary outfit stand out and draw attention. Truly, allowing the wearer to feel like royalty. Fun and colorful shoes can also add a little bit of personality to an otherwise simple look. Colorful shoes can put a fun spin on any outfit or help complete an overall look. Many women enjoy the creativity behind expressing their style with color, prints, and playful accessories. 


What makes purple a great color choice for women’s shoes?

Want to feel like royalty? Wear purple shoes. It’s simple. We can portray our mood and confidence through our outfit choices. Purple is a great color choice for women’s shoes because it is eye-catching and provides an air of elegance. Plus, with so many ways to style purple, you are sure to get plenty of use of your Italeau purple shoes. 

If you need any more reason to love it, purple has a lot of positive associations and is often connected with royalty, creativity, and luxury. Babe, get ready to make your purple shoes your new best friend. Shop Italeau now!


What other types of footwear does Italeau make other than colorful shoes?

We hope you are feeling all the purple inspiration so far! Wearing purple shoes can feel intimidating, but once you hop on you’ll never look back. All these style inspirations and hot tips are here to stay and if you ever find yourself wondering how to style your purple shoes, you can always refer back to this. 

If you’re interested in the other types of footwear Italeau makes other than colorful shoe options, check out other popular and highly rated shoes Italeau offers.

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