Wobbling around in heels at the airport might look silly, but anything that makes us appear skinnier is important in our book. London must think so too, because according to The Guardian, there’s a six week course at a south London college that helps women walk in heels and look normal. We wonder if Victoria Beckham took the class? High heel expert Chyna Whyne–Eric Clapton’s former backup singer who spent hours standing in stilettos–summed up the “Alexander method.”
Buy the right size; Keep your knees relaxed; Walk with the balls of your feet, and don’t lead with your heel; Exercise your feet by pointing and flexing often. It sounds simple enough. So why not try the new tips out in these cute heels?
For a great nude shoe, try your new moves out with BCBGeneration’s Tinas Platform Pump ($98.95).
Or for the daring, go for a higher heel like KORS Michael Kors Flora Peeptoe Pumps ($235).
If you’d rather stick with a sensible shoe, shop our guides to the best comfortable high heels, the best shoes to walk in, and the best flat sandals. And sign up for the SHEfinds newsletter to get updates in your inbox.