Editor's picks: Crazy heels

The Yves Saint Laurent Gipsy 105mm suede strap sandal in green (HK$6,320) with purple rope detailing comes from the label's cruise collection and is a colourful update to the wardrobe. YSL is at Alexandra House, Central, tel: 2868 0092

Alaia shoes are famously inventive and this extremely tall tan sandal (HK$10,200) is no exception. The chunky wooden heel, leather with nude ribbon tie is a staggering combination. Alaia is available at On Pedder, New World Tower, Queens Road Central, tel: 2118 3489

Graphic pattern strikes again. This impressive 3D black and white patterned chunky wedge from Pierre Hardy (HK$5,400) is available from Lane Crawford, IFC Mall, tel: 2118 3388

These ornate gold Baroque style thick strap wedges (HK$22,500) by Nicholas Kirkwood for Rodarte are dangerously high with both futuristic and archaic touches - the heel is even hand-carved. Rodarte is at Joyce, New World Tower, Queens Road Central, tel: 2810 1120

These tall black sandals with black fabric ankle loop (HK13,650) from avant garde designer Rick Owens are daring and extreme. Rick Owens is at The Landmark, Central, tel: 2530 0882

Nicci Ricci's towering cork wedge heel (HK$9,800) is surprisingly comfy, taking the neutrals trend to new heights. Available at Lane Crawford, IFC Mall, Central, tel: 2118 3388

The green, black and white graphic lines and straps of these Miu Miu heels (HK$11,250) are funky and futuristic. Miu Miu is at The Landmark, Central, tel: 2523 7833

These neon lime and snake skin trimmed Magnum Jimmy Choos (HK$9,550) are certainly not for the wallflower type. Available from Jimmy Choo at The Landmark, Central, tel: 2525 6068