Category Archives: River Island

The Black Snake Bites

Take your look to unseen heights with these gorgeous peep-toe mega heels.  Sleek and sexy, these black chunky platform shoes have a slinky snakeskin effect (faux of course!) to vamp up any outfit.  Perfect for jeans, trousers or dresses, this 14cm heel will work wonders with every fashionable ensemble.

If you’re classy with an edge, or stylish but subtle then these chunky sandal heels are for you. Snap up the Black Snake Peep Toe Platforms now while they are on sale for £35 from River Island.

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Chunky Florals

Nothing quite makes a statement pair of shoes like a bright, chunky heel and this pair is a stunner.  The 15cm heel adds wonderful height to any outfit, and the thin buckle strap around the ankle flatters all legs. Next, to the pattern of the chunky court shoes – a beautiful blue, black and pink floral print, to wow any fashionista.

Make these edgy heels yours from River Island for £60.

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Mock Croc Style

Will elegantly stylish, high heeled ankle boots ever go out of fashion? We certainly hope not, because they are sexy and chic, and glam up absolutely any outfit. Perhaps no one does cheeky chunky heels quite like River Island with that added sex appeal.  These platform ankle boots feature a croc skin trim for that added wow factor.

With a 12cm heel height and added platform boost, you can’t go wrong with these Black Mock Croc Trim Platform Ankle Boots. Perfect for a hot date? Check. Ideal for a party? Check. Just right for shopping and cocktails? Of course. Now available for just £60 from


Feeling Mule-ish

If you love your sandals, swear by your boots and couldn’t live without pumps, it could be time to add a new shoe style to your repertoire- the surprisingly versatile mule. In touchably soft suede and the chicest shade of beautiful light grey we have seen in a long while, these light grey stiletto mules by River Island promise to instantly update any of the closet classics, including last season’s must have looks with just the click of a heel. The open toe design slips on, features an open toe and a 12.5 cm stiletto heel. £50.00 from

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It’s a Leopard Thing

If there’s one thing every Friday and Saturday night outfit needs, it’s a healthy dose of animal magic. In brown leopard print pony skin, these caramel-toned, pointy toe platforms are pretty and practical – in other words easily a weekend essential. While the statement print will add an eye-catching element to any disco ready ensemble, the pointy tow and 13.5cm chunky heel adds a real street star style to the look. We reckon they can be effortlessly incorporated into the tricky trans-seasonal wardrobe to, paired with cute a line minis when it’s warm enough for bare legs and thick tights when winter sets in. £70.00 from

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Fanatical about Floral

If you’re hankering after some beautiful flowers to liven up the week, these totally tropi-cool floral platforms could be just the ticket. With floral being one of those trends that comes around every year, these hot printed peep toes are – it could easily be argued – an investment buy.

The statement pattern is set to a sunny orange backdrop, meaning they’ll work just as well with a chic monochrome or all white ensemble as the statement piece or add some edge in a print and color clash statement look. Bonus marks for the retro flower vibe that designers River Island suggest belongs on the dance floor. Features ankle strap and chunky 15 cm heel. £55.00 from

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Barely There

It’s a shoe fact of life that every girl needs at least one pair of strappy t-bar sandals in her collection. It’s also true that one is almost never enough! After all, a black shoe will work where a white won’t, but sometimes, only a silver or gold heel can pull the whole look together. Step forward the T Bar Barely There sandals from River Island.

The design has been around for a few months now but, thanks to demand from style mavens around the world – not to mention more than a few bloggers putting their best sandal-clad foot forwards – new colors are added every few weeks.

Slinky, strappy and oh so sophisticated, the Barely There has an 11cm heel, a high back and buckle fastening. With the most delicate of Ts, the show lets your feet do the talking, perfect if you have a new pedi to show off. Available in silver, black, snakeskin, green, nude and white. £45.00 from

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Black and White and Chic all Over

A wedge design and a black and white color palette has fashion match made in heaven written all over it. Which is why these beautiful skyscraper wedges, in a quirky geometric print no less, are heading straight to the top of our ‘must have in March’ list.

The 13cm heel adds oodles of extra height but with the sturdy wedge sole comfort is built in. Designed to dance the night away, the canvas monochrome print and dainty gold buckle pair perfectly with a stylish ankle strap and sultry peep toe. Also available in pink. £45 from

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Wild Thing

There is nothing like classic leopard print, pointy toe, stiletto-slim heels to scream style. These sassy urban chic 10.5cm heeled, pony skin printed beauties are the perfect pairing for a simple jeans and tee look but also had a hint of lux to boardroom attire. Leopard print never goes out of fashion so we guarantee these River Island stunners will be an iconic wardrobe addition. Complete with a fashionable paneled toe cap design, these fierce felines are ultimate confidence booster.

If you’re still feeling the February blues, snap these up hot of the catwalk and let your shoes do the talking. £55.00 exclusively from

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A White of Passage

White shoes are (still) having something of a moment – having ruled last season they are showing no signs of being consigned to the back of a closet. If you have yet to take the plunge and invest in a pair of white heels, these peep toe wedges from River Island tick all of the boxes. What’s more, they’re transeasonal – wear with a pedi in summer and add thick black tights in winter.

The huge 15cm heel is balanced by a platform sole while a chunky buckle-fasten ankle strap adds retro appeal. They’re also available in black. £55.00 from

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