Afiya Francisco is a Style Expert, television and fashion personality, speaker, and brand ambassador. The Style House is a multimedia platform designed to help women approach their personal style with confidence, simplicity & joy. 

Black Pumps

Photo: Emmanuelle Alt & Geraldine Saglio. Via

Photo: Emmanuelle Alt & Geraldine Saglio. Via

Single sole, pointy toe perfection with a thin heel – I'm on a mission. The tried & true classics (Blahnik, Louboutin et al.) are worthy of their big ticket price tags but I'm looking for something more cost effective. Found these beauties on The Outnet but my size is sold out *sigh* (on that note, if you are a 36.5, stop reading – for a moment – and buy these now.) After editing through seemingly hundreds of options, these are my favourite contenders – with a strong leaning toward the Jean Michel Cazabat design. 

Marisa Minicucci

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