The Budget Babe | Affordable Fashion & Style Blog

10 Nude Pumps Under $100

Celebrities love nude pumps for their leg-lengthening effects. Fashionistas love them for their versatility—a bone, beige, taupe or tan pump is the perfect complement to this season's popular bright colors and summer's must-have dresses. I love a nude shoe because you can find them cheap and wear them often, which makes them a budget-wise fashion buy. Here, 10 fabulous nude pumps under $100 to complement every skin-tone and fit every budget.


2. ALDO "DESTIME", $90




Dollhouse at ShopStyle

6. NINE WEST "ROCHA", $78.95


8. CITY STREET "MIMI", sale $19.99



Steve Madden at ShopStyle

these are great! i have these lovelies from target, and i always get compliments from people thinking they're a more expensive shoe:
#1 kelly (Homepage) on 2010-05-05 12:25 (Reply)
I have those too! I love them, they look like a million bucks! :-D

Actually, I love that style so much (and it was so affordable) that I purchased it in the taupe, black, and wine (dark burgundy) colors! :-D
#1.1 Nicole on 2010-05-06 11:53 (Reply)
Thank you so much! I have been keeping my eye out for good deals on nude pumps, but all the posts I read seem to be for women with much paler skin than mine. Some of these nudes are nice and warm tans. Thank you thank you!
#2 EmilyKennedy (Homepage) on 2010-05-05 12:29 (Reply)
I loooooove these! I wish I could have them all, hahahaha ;-)
Thank you for the great blog!
#3 Annie on 2010-05-05 13:11 (Reply)
Love these!!

I have serious trouble keeping regular pumps on my feet, tho. I guess I have an oddly shaped foot. Any suggestions for slingbacks and the like? They stay on my feet much better!
#4 Missus Claus on 2010-05-05 13:47 (Reply)

These are not pumps, but super comfortable! I've been looking everywhere for a pair to wear to a wedding in a couple weeks, and every one I could find (in my size anyway!) was too tight and pinched the back of my foot.

DSW is calling them 'gold' on the website, but they look exactly the same as what I bought in the store, and they are definitely not gold! They are a beautiful nude shade, on the light side!
#4.1 Melissa on 2010-05-05 15:27 (Reply)
Thanks, Melissa! Those are really cute. And if they're comfy, that's a bonus as well! I'm so excited they have my size still. :-)
#4.1.1 Missus Claus on 2010-05-06 14:39 (Reply)
This is something that I've been seeking for quite a while. Maybe this summer will be the time to actually buy!
#5 K (Homepage) on 2010-05-05 13:54 (Reply)
I just bought some a few weeks ago---but what do I wear them with? I have no clue!
#6 Anna on 2010-05-05 14:04 (Reply)
@ Anna, I love to wear nude pumps with black. A black dress slightly above the knee would look great with these shoes. Or with jeans and pinks and corals. Check this out
#6.1 Dina's Days (Homepage) on 2010-05-05 17:27 (Reply)
I'm planning to wear mine with a royal blue cocktail type of dress...they will go with anything really!
#6.2 Melissa on 2010-05-05 20:30 (Reply)
I really like the Jones New York option (style and price point).

@Anna - you can wear nude pumps just like black pumps - with everything. I tend to wear mine when I'm wearing a lighter colored dress (whites, creams, pinks, etc.). Just play around until you find your stride.
#7 Texnyqueen (Homepage) on 2010-05-05 16:36 (Reply)
Gorgeous picks BB! I'm going to sneak a peek at those Steve Madden's right now!
#8 MizzJ (Homepage) on 2010-05-06 02:18 (Reply)
Thanks for the suggestions! I just bought #8, the City Streets Mimi from JCPenney and used a $10 off code, so they were only $10!! Thanks again!
#9 AliciaS on 2010-05-06 11:11 (Reply)
I love, love nude shoes!!! I have like 4 pairs for all the seasons.
#10 Ashley J on 2010-05-07 09:14 (Reply)
Hey BB, Quick question.... I'm dark skinned soo would my equivalent to 'nude' pumps be ones that match my skintone.... i.e. Brown pumps???

#11 Uniique on 2010-05-11 08:47 (Reply)
Did you ever get a response? I want to know too! (I have tan skin)
#11.1 Claudia H. on 2010-05-21 01:05 (Reply)
The Steve Maddens and Aldo's are fire!!! Great list to choose from. Thanks for posting!
#12 Lizzy on 2010-10-30 20:45 (Reply)
Leave a comment
E-Mail addresses will not be displayed.
Enclosing asterisks marks text as bold (*word*), underscore are made via _word_.
Standard emoticons like :-) and ;-) are converted to images.
E-Mail addresses will not be displayed and will only be used for E-Mail notifications.