Red is a timeless colour for footwear with a great many deep-rooted fairytale connotations. From Hans Christian Anderson's The Red Shoes to Dorothy's iconic ruby slippers, it's a shade that's both mysterious and flamboyant, and can have devastating effects on an otherwise everyday outfit. Anyone who's ever worn red shoes in public will be well aware of just how much interest they generate!

Why not make the most of this magical colour? It's going to be more popular than ever in the coming party season, and there are some truly spellbinding styles to try. We've teamed up with Kellogg's Special K to help you get red carpet ready, and what better place to start than your feet.

Have we convinced you? Why not enter our win a little red outfit competition!

Click the image below to see our favourite red shoe styles