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How to style granny shoes?

September 4, 2017

Granny shoes? I have never thought that I would find myself styling granny shoes! I do love ladylike, classy outfits but granny shoes? That’s a whole new world to me. 🙂 I am always up for a good fashion challenge so I couldn’t pass this pair of beauties and try to style them in “my way”. This outfit has been completely built around these shoes and I hope that you will like the outcome as much as I did. 

My both grandmas were very strong, beautiful ladies which I have looked up to a lot when growing up. My Croatian grandma was the one which I have spent most of my childhood with and I have always been impressed by how bottomless her closet was and that it’s been filled with so many pretty dresses and blouses I have rarely seen her wear. She’s been “that woman” who only took special pieces of clothes out when there was a very special occasion to attend to but the rest of the time she wouldn’t mind much if the clothes she wore were all matching or after a latest trend. She was more of a free spirited, only natural, no make up or hair colouring kind of beauty. She always made a point to me that a clean, well taken care of woman is when the woman looks the most beautiful and it doesn’t matter which clothes she has on because her beauty will shine more than any fancy dress.

My other, Russian grandma was such a fashion and style influence to me as well but in a different way. She was always all dressed up and made up no matter if there was that special occasion to attend to or not. She wouldn’t even go out next door to the grocery store if she didn’t have her hair combed back nicely or lipstick on. Her passion for accessories, ladylike dressing and putting on make up and perfume was something that left the biggest influence on me. I still remember clearly those moments when she was getting ready to go out and my little face staring at her in an adoring way witnessing the magic of how “clothes do make a person” because they sure did make my grandma look even more grandiose and beautiful than what she already did.

Both of my grandmas had couple of pairs of their special “grandma shoes” and now wearing those white ones in my outfit I felt very special and emotional at the same time… I miss both of my grandmas, they were exquisite ladies which both have passed away way too soon and neither one of them have seen me grow up into a woman I am today.

This outfit is my dedication to my both grandmas, to all of the strong, beautiful women out there who are soft, loving, caring, feminine, yet very strong, determined and in a classy way balancing all of their “hats” in their granny shoes and unconsciously being of a great inspiration to all of us younger girls.

My outfit: Shoes (HERE), Skirt (HERE), Scarf (HERE), Bag (HERE), Trench (HERE), Sunglasses (HERE)

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  • Reply bonjourchiara September 4, 2017 at 9:44 AM

    Those shoes look incredible chic on you, so well done!!!

  • Reply Charmaine Ng | Architecture & Lifestyle Blog September 4, 2017 at 10:02 AM

    I love granny shoes and granny style in general! Cute look!

    Charmaine Ng | Architecture & Lifestyle Blog

  • Reply Bash Harry September 4, 2017 at 12:08 PM

    They are not granny shoes! They are hella cool! Maybe it’s cause you can style them so well! Personally, I love the old school look. There’s something so classy about it!

    with love, Bash   |   HEY BASH

  • Reply Alex September 4, 2017 at 12:14 PM

    Great outfit ! I would never have thought that the shoes are granny shoes considering the way they are integrated in the look !
    I love love this bag !

  • Reply Eloise Alice September 4, 2017 at 12:31 PM

    your grandma’s sound wonderful, what incredible people to have in your life to look up to. this is such a great take on the ‘granny’ style. lovely post

  • Reply Tania September 4, 2017 at 5:42 PM

    I absolutely love them and the way you styled this look x

  • Reply vale September 4, 2017 at 6:20 PM

    My princess, you look so wonderful and this look is classy, trendy and so well styled…love it! The bag is super cute, I am in love with it! Kisses

    Fashion and Cookies – fashion & beauty blog

  • Reply Courtney Hardy September 5, 2017 at 3:07 AM

    I love the way you styled those shoes. It looks so cute!!

  • Reply Maggie Krol September 5, 2017 at 4:00 AM

    Such a lovely look! I love the shades.


  • Reply zarrah September 5, 2017 at 9:36 AM

    You look amazing dear.
    I love the shoes particularly.

    Much Love,
    Zarrah | The Bandwagon Chic

  • Reply Tey Cindy September 5, 2017 at 10:12 AM

    You’re really stylish & original!

  • Reply a trendy life September 5, 2017 at 12:11 PM

    So stylish outfit dear. Kisses

  • Reply Toks September 5, 2017 at 12:14 PM

    Love everything about this outfit and the shoes are adorable. I have a few pairs in my wardrobe since last year and I love them. xoxoxo

  • Reply chichi September 5, 2017 at 2:23 PM

    how cute is ur bag and love how u styled the shoes!

  • Reply Carmelatte September 5, 2017 at 4:31 PM

    I have them in silver, unworn, waiting for their moment during NYFW <3


  • Reply Amy Arnold September 5, 2017 at 5:54 PM

    I think this is such a cool trend, and you styled it so well with the skirt.

    Amy Ann
    Straight A Style

  • Reply mel September 5, 2017 at 8:09 PM

    You’re killing the granny shoe look! Although I totally don’t think they look granny-ish. You styled it perfectly with the vintage vibes girl! Love it!

    xx, mel

  • Reply lilianne September 6, 2017 at 3:22 AM

    When you said Granny Shoes, I thought “urf, how great can it be ?!!” and actually you made it look very stylish and modern. I actually really like this outfit, it feel very strong woman 🙂

  • Reply anna jane September 6, 2017 at 4:33 AM

    you look utterly stunning, Natali! Granny shoe-chic if you ask me 😉

  • Reply Lauryn Mills September 6, 2017 at 4:59 AM

    You look stunning! I am in love with anything kind of old added to a modern outfit.
    Such a cute look, love the photos!

  • Reply Shannon Jenkins September 6, 2017 at 6:21 AM

    Obsessed with this outfit! You look so chic and those ‘granny’ shoes look amazing on you 😉

    <3 Shannon 
    Upbeat Soles

  • Reply Katya September 6, 2017 at 1:07 PM

    You looks so lovely! The granny shoes is so pretty!

    StyleSprinter Blog by Katya Bychkova

  • Reply Olivia La chica de la maleta September 6, 2017 at 8:02 PM

    Grandmas are one of the best thing of life, I am sure you are really comfy in those granny shoes. Really great look! best regards from

  • Reply Valeria Chizhova September 6, 2017 at 9:03 PM

    you look fabulous ♥

  • Reply Angie September 6, 2017 at 9:17 PM

    Love that burgundy right now!

  • Reply Veronica Bucher September 6, 2017 at 9:44 PM

    I think the “granny shoe” is totally in right now and totally classic on you! Love this outfit 🙂 xoxo

  • Reply Kristjaana September 7, 2017 at 11:55 AM

    I love your outfit!! Absolutely gorgeous fall look <3

    x Kristjaana

  • Reply lindsey September 7, 2017 at 10:03 PM

    seriously love the skirt!

  • Reply Kris September 7, 2017 at 10:04 PM

    I honestly just adore the whole look and the way you’ve combined all the colors. It’s perfect!

    Have an awesome day!
    xx Kris

  • Reply Eda September 8, 2017 at 12:15 AM

    This outfit is stunning. I absolutely adore those shoes <3
    xo, Eda

  • Reply Kara Aragon September 8, 2017 at 1:57 AM

    I love your skirt so much. What a beautiful color. And great styling.

    Kara Aragon

  • Reply Elegant Duchess September 8, 2017 at 12:04 PM

    maybe they are granny shoes but these are making a big come back. Same as the bag, that baroque style is going to be big trend this Fall/Winter 2017
    Overall great look, well styled. Have a lovely day xx

  • Reply Alexandra September 8, 2017 at 12:38 PM

    I always love your post.

    Keep up the good work!

    Xoxo, | Trend Woven Bag For Summer But Still Seen Everywhere

  • Reply Jessica September 9, 2017 at 7:41 AM

    Granny shoes are officially back! Love the simplicity and timeless style of this shoe. And wow, that skirt is so gorgeous dear!

    Jessica |

  • Reply Hairwonderfulday September 9, 2017 at 1:54 PM

    What a beautiful look absolutely love it!

  • Reply Camille September 9, 2017 at 4:01 PM

    Great post, thanks for sharing 🙂 this look is so stylish!

    Camille xo

  • Reply Amanda September 10, 2017 at 3:31 AM

    This is a really interesting idea for an article. Also the look is very stylish!

  • Reply Pingkan September 10, 2017 at 2:28 PM

    You look incredible! I think white heels are definitely due for a comeback soon!

    Pingkan x |

  • Reply Lifestyle-Tale by Esther September 10, 2017 at 7:52 PM

    Darling, this outfit is stunning. I love it. The style of the heels is fantastic.
    Have a nice day.

    Love, Esther

  • Reply The Gypsy Files September 11, 2017 at 12:58 AM

    In love with this look! So chic and timeless. Really in love with these Fall colors!

  • Reply Yasmina Sanjuán – Blog September 11, 2017 at 2:32 AM

    Love the skirt!


  • Reply Winsantdotcom September 13, 2017 at 11:05 AM

    beautiful overall look.

    very attractive

  • Reply Makeda Andrews October 6, 2017 at 6:01 AM

    what a really neat idea for an outfit. Thanks for sharing!

  • Reply lin October 9, 2017 at 4:21 AM

    Nothing in this outfit is granny at all, a little bit of vintage and too much chic <3

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  • Reply Adela April 26, 2018 at 8:26 PM

    Thanks for the outfits. So lovely the bag <3

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