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There’s nothing worse than pulling together the perfect professional or special occasion outfit only to discover that your dress shoes leave a lot to be desired. If the thought of shopping for a comfortable and fashion-forward pair of shoes leaves you dreading browsing the aisles, rest assured that there are several top-rated shoe specialists in the region who can help guide you in the right direction. Whether you need a professional shoe fit for the workplace or a more glamorous style designed for a night on the town, you can find it, along with great prices and unbeatable comfort in Pittsburgh. Slip into a new pair of dress shoes today from one of these five Pittsburgh area shoe stores.

Little’s Shoes
5850 Forbes Ave.
Pittsburgh, AP 15217
(412) 521-3530

If comfort and quality rate just as high as fashion, you’ll love the extensive inventory of dress shoes available at Little’s Shoes. Ladies will love the classic style of kicks like Earthies ballet flats, while guys will gravitate toward Ecco, Rockport and NAOT styles. You can even pick up some cute dress shoes for the kiddos too, thanks to a charming collection of designs from brands like Nina. Little’s Shoes is located on Forbes Avenue in the city’s Squirrel Hill neighborhood.

One Enchanted Evening
201 S. Main St.
Zelienople, PA 16063
(724) 473-0444

Just ask Cinderella: The shoes can make the evening, and that’s just what will happen when you shop the shoe collection available at One Enchanted Evening. The shop boasts of collections from designers like Benjamin Adams, Helen’s Heart and Jonathan Kayne, which offer just the right touch to complete your prom or special occasion look. Browse stilettos, high heels, flats, kitten heels, platforms and pumps designed to go with any outfit. One Enchanted Evening is located in Zelienople on South Main Street.

One PNC Plaza
249 Fifth Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
(412) 471-5727

Find the most fashionable footwear at the family owned Larrimor’s, Pittsburgh’s favorite men’s shoe store for more than 70 years. Slip into stylish and premiere designs from Bruno Magli, Magnanni and Varvatos, and treat your feet to classic European styles and fine leather craftsmanship. Shop Larrimor’s at its PNC Plaza location or at its second storefront in The Galleria.

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Footloose Shadyside
736 Bellefonte St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
(412) 687-3663

Dress shoes are in abundance at Footloose Shadyside. Pittsburgh fashionistas will appreciate the convenience of shopping for in-demand designers like Amalfi, Stuart Weitzman and Attilio Giusti Leombruni without having to travel to fashion hotspots like Los Angeles or New York. You can find these brands and many more right in the heart of Shadyside, home of stylish slip-ons, sexy stilettos and eye-catching evening shoes. While you’re there, don’t forget to snag accessories like scarves, handbags and wallets from Sondra Roberts Handbags and Yarnz Scarves.

Best Made Shoes
5143 Liberty Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
(412) 621-9363

The name says its all; Best Made Shoes sells some of the best made shoes in the city! Comfort, durability and style combine in an impressive inventory of professional and dress shoes from brands like Birkenstock and Alegria. See for yourself why this shoe store has been among the city’s top retailers since 1977 for its incredible selection and service. Best Made Shoes is located in the city’s Bloomfield area.

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Jessica Wasik is a graduate of Robert Morris University with a degree in English Studies. She is also a contributing writer for and Her work can be found at