Evening shoes are shoes marked by elegance. Evening shoes may be either very polished or extravagantly ornamented. Implicit in the name, evening shoes are most appropriate for evenings or events that call for formal attire.
Prom describes a type of footwear specially designed for prom night. Prom shoe styles vary widely in design and color, and their different styles can be chosen depending on the prom gown they are meant to complement. Still, the most common prom styles are generally ankle straps and slingback sandals with medium to high heels with shinny uppers or decorated with sparkling ornaments. Low heel thong sandals decorated with sparkling rhinestones are also a popular choice.