Gil Carvalho’s Grommeted Platform Pumps

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Girly shoes certainly have their place in a wardrobe – especially in Spring with satin and pink and everything frilly looks great against the gorgeous weather. On the other hand, your shoe wardrobe has a place for something a bit more hardcore.

There’s nothing sweet about these black suede platform sandals by emerging designer Gil Carvalho. These puppies are bad to the bone – with grommets, buckles, and the kind of super high heels that make you feel like a total rock star. They are currently available directly from the designer at

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