More than the aesthetics, shoes are intended to protect and comfort our feet.
So when the stars travel, one of their must-bring items: a pair of panlakad shoes.
Kim Chiu chooses her footwear carefully, making sure that they are also maporma and match her OOTDs.
Here are five pairs that had her Instagram followers drooling.
1. Miu Miu Swarovski Crystal Cap-Toe Patent Leather Sneakers
Price according to MiuMiu.com: $765 or PHP 38,164
It's made of laminated madras goat leather and has a metallic finish.
When Kim got her pair early this year, she exclaimed on Instagram: "Finally found you."
2. Gucci Ace Embroidered Low-Top Sneakers
Price according to Gucci.com: $595 or PHP 29,675
Kim brought this Gucci classic sneakers to her recent trip in the U.S., where the actress had a show with other Star Magic talents in Texas and New Jersey.
3. New Balance Grey Fresh Foam Zante Sneakers
Price according to NewBalance.com: $145 or PHP 7,233
It has a digital camo weave and hexagonal Fresh Foam midsole and tread, this was one of Kim's essentials when she celebrated the Chinese New Year this 2016.
4. Nike Air Max 1 Print with Cherry Blossoms upper
Price according to Nike.com: $110 or PHP 5,487
Kim used it last March, two months after Nike announced its release in time for Hanami, a festival in Japan celebrating the blooming of cherry blossoms in April.
5. Adidas Superstar Slip-on Shoes
Price according to Adidas.com: $60 0r PHP 2,993.
Kim was lucky to get her pair before it went out of stock. She brought it to her trip in Singapore.