Splurge vs. Steal: Metallic Mules

splurge vs. steal metallic mules
Metallic mules are the rock star of summer sandals. Not convinced? Think of ’70s rock glam and Ziggy Stardust. Now try not to get the image of metallic mules out of your head. Bet you can’t! Gucci’s Webby sandals reached rock star status after appearing on the fabulous feet of street style goddesses all over the world. Now high street brands like Jeffrey Campbell and Topshop have come out with their own affordable versions. What do you think; will you splurge or will you steal?

Webby Metallic Crossover Mules, Gucci; Kenobi Platform Mules, Jeffrey Campbell $135

The Rundown—Gucci’s Webby vs. Jeffrey Campbell’s Kenobi:

Price: Gucci, $595; Jeffrey Campbell, $135

Material: Gucci, metallic napa leather; Jeffrey Campbell, kidskin

Heel height: Gucci, 4.8″; Jeffrey Campbell, 4.5″

Insole: Gucci, leather; Jeffrey Campbell, synthetic

Fit: Gucci, true to size; Jeffrey Campbell, true to size

Shop Metallic Mules

Topshop metallic mules
Riot Flared Mules, Topshop $115

Tori Burch Metallic Mules
Montrose Metallic Mules, Tory Burch on sale! $192.50 (Take an extra 30% off with code EXTRA30)

 

Rachel Zoe Metallic Mules

Seneca Mules, Rachel Zoe on sale! $177.99

 

Nine West Metallic Mules

Orlanda Mules, Nine West on sale! $70.99

Topshop Nordic Metallic Mules

Nordic Peep-Toe Mules, Topshop $85