Quick history lesson: Did you know that the origin of platform shoes can be traced back to the 15th century? Designed primarily for utilitarian purposes, they protected women's dresses from the dirt and mud when walking on the street. Fasts forward to the 1970s, and platforms were worn more for their aesthetics. Our collection of platform heels has been given a fresh update for modern times, proving that the ever evolving platforms are here to stay. Shop an inventory of platform heels this fall and winter season brimming with funky, chic designs. Aptly named, the elevated sole will give you a boost that will make you feel like you're standing on a stage. Wearing platforms not only gives your height a boost, they boost your confidence as well. You can't help but hold you head up high and strut your stuff when you have them on. Need another reason to wear them? For such high heels, they're surprisingly comfortable to walk in.