That said, I found myself unexpectedly at Nine West purchasing a pair of leopard print ballet flats to foil my shoe disaster. However, after a few hours, I realized that they were the shoes from hell! My feet were on fire from the pain of the patent leather incessantly rubbing against my big toe.
The shoe strap that started it all!
Whether you're an on-the-go woman covering New York Fashion Week or busy working mom, here are five style emergency staples to keep on-hand in the event that your ensemble (or you) goes awry:
CitySlips LuxeTravel Leather Flats available here, $58
Hollywood Fashion Secrets Emergency Kit (includes 14 on-the-go essentials such as sewing needles, safety pins, and more) available here, $15
Tide To Go Stain Eraser available here, $3
Atopalm Moisturizing Foot and Heel Balm available here, $18
Cynthia Rowley Assorted Band-Aids available here, $3
Have you ever had a fashion emergency?