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Types of Shoes for Women: The Hub of Style Inspiration

A woman's shoe closet is filled with potential. There are endless types of women's shoes, from wedges and sandals to knee highs and ankle boots. However, how you style them is a different matter. 

You can never pay too much attention to your choice of footwear. With so many women's shoes to choose from, it's important to have the right style knowledge to effortlessly pull your look together and give your footwear the attention it deserves.

So, whether you're looking for new ways to style up your favourite pair of Mary Janes or you have a brand new maxi dress that you're not sure how to approach, we're here to help. Our women's style hub is filled with all the information and inspiration you need, including tips and tricks on the best women's shoe styles to the fashion secrets you need to step into any room with confidence.

At Rieker, we have women's shoe styles to suit all occasions, including shoes, boots, and sandals. Shop our collections today and step out in style with our women's style hub!



Ankle boots and jeans are a staple combination in every woman's wardrobe. They are a truly versatile and fashionable pairing ideal for various occasions, whether an evening get-together, a coffee catch-up with friends or a casual day in the office. However, nailing this look isn't always straightforward, with so many things to consider. This article covers everything you need to know about how to wear ankle boots with jeans, including skinny, bootcut, and flared styles! 


Maxi dresses ooze elegance, class, and beauty. Their floor-sweeping design offers a truly feminine look, perfect for all seasons. However, if you're not sure how to style your shoes with a maxi dress, you're not the only one. Here, we've covered how you can style a variety of women's shoe styles with your favourite maxi to give it the attention it deserves, including everything from sandals and wedges to classic white trainers.


Knee-high boots are one of the most versatile types of shoes for women. They can be worn season to season to elevate your look and are the perfect way to inject new life into your most beloved outfits. In this blog, we share all of our fashion tips and tricks on knee-high boots, including what colour to choose to complement your wardrobe, how to choose knee-high boots that fit, and how to wear knee-high boots with your favourite dresses skirts, and jeans.



Older ladies often avoid sandals: They are renowned for being uncomfortable, unsupportive, and unforgiving. In this article, however, we show you why this is wrong. We cover all of the different things to look out for when shopping for sandals for older women and the different types of sandals to choose from for different occasions. We also offer our top style tips and tricks for what to wear with this popular women's shoe style so that you can wear them confidently to any occasion!



Mary Jane shoes are a timeless women's shoe style. School children traditionally wore them in the early 20th century. However, as fashion has evolved, so have they. There is now a Mary Jane to suit every level of formality, occasion, and outfit. However, how do you wear Mary Janes with trousers? Can you wear Mary Janes with a skirt? Are Mary Janes appropriate for the office? And, what about socks? In this blog, we cover all of this and more.



Sandals are a must-have addition to any woman's wardrobe. They are perfect for days in the sun, warm evening soirees, or when you want a women's shoe style that is comfortable and supportive without compromising style. Our selection of sandals at Rieker is filled with fashionable designs in various chic colourways, including slip-on sandals, sandals with buckles and hook and loop styles. Whether opting for a flat or heeled sandal, our collection will leave you spoilt for choice!



If you're looking for stylish yet casual women's shoe styles, then look no further than our latest collection of women's trainers. Available in various fashionable patterns and colours, our women's trainers are perfect for pairing with dresses, skirts, or your favourite pair of denim jeans to create a refined yet laid-back look. With a wide range of styles to shop, including lace-up and slip-on trainers, we're confident you'll find your next favourite pair in this collection!



Out of all the types of women's shoes, ankle boots are arguably the most versatile. An excellent style choice irrespective of season or occasion, they are the perfect finishing touch to any outfit.. Our collection of women's ankle boots at Rieker is filled with contemporary styles for you to enjoy, including leather and synthetic ankle boots in a wide choice of stunning colours. Whether looking for flat or heeled ankle boots, you'll find what you're looking for at Rieker. 



Our collection of casual shoes is bursting with fashionable women's shoe styles. From trendsetting mules and ballet pumps to statement wedges and slip-on sandals, you will find an array of shoe styles to complete your laid-back look. Our women's casual shoes are available in a wide range of colours, including neutral tones and bright pigments, so whether you're looking for a go-to pair to wear through the week or laid-back pumps that don't compromise style, you'll find it all in this collection. 



Long boots know how to make a statement. A year-round favourite, they are perfect for pairing with your smock dress in summer or layering over your beloved denim in winter. Our collection of long boots at Rieker has something for everyone. Whether you're shopping for below-the-knee designs for  day-to-day wear or an elegant, over-the-knee style to wear on dressy occasions, we're confident you'll find a pair to suit you in this collection.


Looking to shake up your shoe cupboard? Look no further than our stunning selection of Mary Janes. An iconic shoe style, they are the perfect way to add a touch of elegance to your outfit and will pair beautifully with the items already in your wardrobe. Our collection of Mary Janes has styles to suit every level of formality, so whether you're looking for a heeled pair to elevate your office attire or brogued Mary Janes to pair with a smart evening dress, we've got you covered.