Known for her outlandish sense of fashion, Lady Gaga has always had a soft spot for ridiculously high heels. We’re talking 20 inch platforms that bear a closer resemblance to stilts than footwear for even a simple trip down to the grocery store.
Her shoe game was back to its crazy best at the Met Gala in a custom pair by Donatella Versace monsters. Keep scrolling as we look back at her 10 most terrifying pairs ever.
Lady Gaga wore these ridiculous pearl encrusted platforms to the Glamour Magazine party in 2013. We don’t know how she walked in them, but they look like a work of art.
Gaga can be pretty much solely credited for briefly sparking the “heelless” heel trend. These cream booties look absolutely impossible to walk in, but Gaga pulled them off in style on the streets of New York.
Her late friend Alexander McQueen released these armadillo boots in his 2010 spring collection and Lady Gaga was a fast fan. She wore them to a number of red carpet appearances, and her fiancé Taylor Kinney famously tracked down three new pairs for her after McQueen’s death – rumoured to have cost him $295,000.
4. Her out of this world outfit at last years Grammy awards included this jewel encrusted pair of knee high boots, also by Alexander McQueen. Their architectural heel makes them a particularly deadly choice.
Gaga stepped out in this monster pair of platform boots whilst at an MTV charity fundraiser. She accessorised with sheer tights, a biker vest and a leather beret. As you do.
We’re not in Kansas anymore – the red slipper got a racy makeover by Gaga during her appearance at the 2016 Grammy Awards. In an ode to the late great David Bowie, Gaga paired her towering red platforms with shoulder pads and coiffured hair.
In perhaps her most famous look to date, Gaga donned a meat dress with matching meaty heels to the 2010 MTV Video Music Awards. We do not envy her seamstress.