Take our quiz to find out what your real shoe personality is. Get a pen and piece of paper and keep track of your answers to the ten questions below. Then, add up the points based on your answers, and see your shoe personality take shape!


  1. You find a forgotten $100 bill in your coat pocket. What do you decide to do with it?

    A. Straight to savings
    B. Donate it to the Sierra Club
    C. Tickets for you and your sweetie to see a new indie band
    D. Use it toward that new cute bag (or shoes) you've had your eye on

  2. Hot Date Night. What are you going to do with your hair?

    A. Set it into lots of bouncy curls
    B. Pull it back into a sleek chignon
    C. Just blow-dry it and go
    D. Something new and edgy that you saw in the latest issue of Elle

  3. It's time to do some spring cleaning! What one item in your closet could you never, ever part with?

    A. Your favorite pair of worn-in jeans
    B. That leather jacket with the bad-ass zippers
    C. The cashmere sweater your mom gave you
    D. The twirly skirt that makes your legs look really good

  4. What's your favorite ice cream flavor?

    A. Coffee
    B. Vanilla
    C. Strawberry
    D. Chocolate

  5. What celebrity embodies your ideal image?

    A. Drew Barrymore
    B. Rihanna
    C. Nicole Kidman
    D. Cameron Diaz

  6. You've really hit it off with the new gal in the office and want to invite her to hang out. What do you suggest?

    A. Dinner at a popular sushi restaurant
    B. A hike at a nearby state park
    C. Mani - Pedis
    D. Downtown street festival

  7. How would your best friends describe you?

    A. Cutting-edge
    B. Fun
    C. Reliable
    D. Socially conscious

  8. You've got a three-day weekend coming up. What are your plans?

    A. A relaxing getaway to your beach house
    B. Brunch with your girlfriends and lots of shopping
    C. Hiking to your favorite waterfall, yoga, then a river clean-up
    D. Sewing a cooler version of a dress you saw in a magazine recently

  9. If you had $5,000 to go anywhere in the world, where would you head?

    A. Costa Rica
    B. London
    C. Paris
    D. Eastern Europe

  10. What one beauty item can you not live without?

    A. Lipstick
    B. Eyeliner
    C. Moisturizer
    D. Mascara

Score It!

Now that you've answered all the questions, simply add up your points and find out your shoe personality below.

  1. A. 2
    B. 1
    C. 4
    D. 3
  2. A. 3
    B. 2
    C. 1
    D. 4
  3. A. 1
    B. 4
    C. 2
    D. 3
  4. A. 4
    B. 1
    C. 3
    D. 2
  5. A. 3
    B. 4
    C. 2
    D. 1
  6. A. 2
    B. 1
    C. 3
    D. 4
  7. A. 4
    B. 3
    C. 2
    D. 1
  8. A. 2
    B. 3
    C. 1
    D. 4
  9. A. 1
    B. 2
    C. 3
    D. 4
  10. A. 3
    B. 4
    C. 1
    D. 2

If you scored 10–16 points, you're a Sandal Sandra. You prefer jeans to cocktail dresses, and your style is down-to-earth and comfortable. You prefer the mountains to the mall, but still enjoy a great pair of shoes when you see them. You'll probably like Carnaby Street and Parc.

If you scored 17–24 points, you're a Sling-back Sallie. You're a fan of the classics, and understated elegance is your specialty. Never boring, but not too daring either, you know what works for you and you don't want to mess with a good thing. You should check out Bee's Knees, Picnic, and Prowl.

If you scored 25–34 points, you're a Stiletto Sadie. You love being a girl and playing up your assets. Your closet is full of skirts and shoes to match.  Styles like Patisserie and Rendez-Vous were made for you.

If you scored 35–40 points, you're a Platform Patty. You've defined a style that is all your own, and you're not shy about saying to the world, "This is me, and I love myself!" See how Brando and Spinner suit your style.