Platform shoes became the iconic look of the 1940s, being worn for both day and evening. Platform shoes came in many different styles and heights, as sandals, d'orsay pumps, ankle straps, and mary janes.
Elegant, comfortable, attractive, and sturdy. These are the hallmarks of great vintage shoes. The Addie in Dark Blue, by Miss L Fire, embody all of these elements, with beautiful suede and embossed leather uppers, comfortable manmade soling, a well-balanced 1940s heel, and all put together in a love..
Sturdy, elegant, comfortable, and attractive. These are the elements of beautiful vintage footwear. The Addie in Rust, by Miss L Fire, embody all of these requirements, with beautiful real leather uppers, comfortable rubber soling, a sturdy and well-balanced 1940s heel, and all put together in beaut..
The 1940s were all about incredible platform shoes. The Alberta platforms are stunningly ornate, paying homage to Carmen Miranda and the 1940s interest in exotic locales and motifs. With unique metallic-printed suede, leather lining, and tall but sturdy platform heel, the Alberta shoes certainly mak..
Nothing accents your gorgeous 1940s outfit better than an iconic pair of platform sandals. Our Miss L Fire Betty platforms feature cutout detailing, peep toes, adjustable strap closure, and a 3" reproduction vintage heel. The Betty 1940s shoes are a gorgeous recreation made by independent English de..
Dolores 1940s Slingback Platform Shoes are wonderfully iconic 1940s shoes. With the platform, chunky '40s heel, peep toes, and slingback strap, these gorgeous faux-alligator sandals pay homage to the glamorous era of their namesake Dolores del Rio. Made of calf leather stamped in an alligator patter..
Dolores 1940s Slingback Platform Shoes are an iconic 1940s style - the platform slingback - paying homage to the glamorous era of Dolores del Rio, Rita Hayworth, and Katharine Hepburn. The Dolores Slingbacks are made of real leather stamped in a faux alligator pattern, lined in leather, and soled in..
A great 1940s style wedge is a staple of any retro wardrobe. Practical and period-perfect, women in the 1940s favored wedges for their comfort and style. The Kiki 1940s wedges are fabulous reproduction shoes made of vegan faux leather in a beautiful mustard yellow. The 2" wedge heel is chunky and ea..
The 1940s were characterized by platform shoes, often in black with bold accents like rhinestones and studs. The Lila platforms are the very essence of 1940s pinup chic, with an all-in-one 1.5 inch platform* and 4.5 inch heel decorated with tiny metallic studs. Pair these stunners with both evening ..
Our cute Loraine 1940s sandals are the perfect addition to your 40s inspired wardrobe. Made of vegan leather in bright cherry red, these beautiful platform sandals shout Summer and will pair perfectly with warm-weather outfits. The Loraine 1940s sandals have a 4" heel with a 0.5" platform (feels lik..