avatarMagazines and runways alike have been displaying exotic skins pretty significantly for 2008’s shoes. The February issue of InStyle Magazine says you should jump on snakeskin and snake embossed shoes right now! Think pump or sandal styles with skinny jeans. And if you want to go an InStyle-ish step further, opt for studs or a fierce shiny color for a bit of rockstar vibe.

DKNY Candy Carlos Santana snake
Farylrobin Fasha Enzo Angiolini Maylie

Above (left to right) we have: DKNY, Carlos by Carlos Santana, Farylrobin, and Enzo Angiolini