It’s All About the Shoes! 7 Times Celebs’ Statement Heels Outshined Their Outfits

Nina Dobrev at the Sixth-Annual Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic
Nina Dobrev, Jessica Chastain, and more celebs stepped out rocking statement heels in October 2015; ogle the shoe porn in photos here! Jason Merritt/Getty Images for Veuve Clicquot; inset: Gregg DeGuire/Getty Images

Don't get Us wrong: We're total suckers for the perfect red carpet dress. But sometimes, as stars including Nina Dobrev and Jessica Chastain have proven lately, it's all about the perfect pair of over-the-top statement shoes.

Just check out Dobrev's posie-studded stunners! At the Veuve Clicquot Polo Match on Saturday, Oct. 17, in L.A., the Vampire Diaries alum teamed her blue Badgley Mischka dress with Stuart Weitzman sandals, complete with red, blue, yellow, and green flowers up the heel. (Go ahead and audibly swoon. We understand.)

But Dobrev's just the latest star to step out sporting stunning stilettos — see more celeb statement shoes below!

Jessica Chastain - shoes
Jessica Chastain rocked two fierce pairs of shoes while promoting Crimson Peak in NYC on Oct. 13. Robert Kamau/GC Images; Alessio Botticelli/GC Images

While promoting Crimson Peak in NYC on Oct. 13, Chastain rocked not one, but two pairs of fierce heels. The redheaded beauty visited The View wearing a pair of ankle-strap sandals accented by beaded tassels, then later stepped out in emerald-green Paul Andrew heels with diamond details.

Sarah Hyland - shoes
Sarah Hyland rocked lace houndstooth heels at Cosmo's Birthday Bash on Oct. 12. Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Cosmopolitan; inset: Buckner/WWD/REX Shutterstock

Sarah Hyland contrasted the steam of her crisp tuxedo (sans blouse!) with Nicholas Kirkwood's ladylike lace heels in a houndstooth print at Cosmopolitan's 50th Birthday Party in West Hollywood on Oct. 12.

Kirsten Dunst - shoes
Kirsten Dunst stood tall in embellished python and croc platforms at Fargo's second season premiere on Oct. 7, in L.A. Kevin Winter/Getty Images; inset: Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic

On Oct. 7, Kirsten Dunst premiered Fargo's second season in L.A. while stomping in Salvatore Ferragamo crocodile, python, and suede platform heels, adding even more sizzle to her leather Proenza Schouler separates.

Lucy Hale - shoes
Lucy Hale chose modern Mary Janes with studs and pearls at PaleyFest in NYC on Oct. 11. J. Countess/Getty Images; inset: Noam Galai/WireImage.com

Another win for Nicholas Kirkwood! Lucy Hale modeled the shoe designer's modernized Mary Janes with pearl and stud accents around the ankle strap while promoting the upcoming season of Pretty Little Liars at PaleyFest on Oct. 11, in NYC.

Sophia Bush - shoes
Tangerine dream! Sophia Bush modeled color-blocked heels at AOL BUILD on Sept. 29. Chance Yeh/Getty Images (2)

And finally, subtly teaching a master class in "how to elevate your basics," Sophia Bush wore a white tee and black skirt with tangerine and peach sandals by Nicholas Kirkwood at AOL BUILD Presents Chicago P.D. on Sept. 29, in NYC.

Which celeb had your favorite statement shoes? Tweet with @UsWeekly using the hashtag #stylebyUs!

Sign up now for the Us Weekly newsletter to get breaking celebrity news, hot pics and more delivered straight to your inbox!

Want stories like these delivered straight to your phone? Download the Us Weekly iPhone app now!