Got a hot date in the near future? Then you’re going to need some sexy stilettos. Of course, with Valentine’s Day on the horizon, shades of pink and red are on the mind, but how do you wear these festive hues without looking (or feeling) like a cartoon character? The key is finding sophisticated styles with feminine embellishments and sleek silhouettes. Wear flirty kicks with your favorite LBD, and if you opt for a pair in bold red, make sure your outfit is neutral or unexpected burgundy (and not—we repeat, not—monochromatic red). Here, 11 pairs we’re swooning over.