The sky was the limit—almost literally—last week on Milan's runways. Designers showed the highest of heels, paired with, in many cases, teetering three or four-inch platforms. So far this season, the trend towards sculptural, decorative (and unforgiving!) high heels is alive and well.

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From left: Dolce & Gabbana, Prada, and Gucci.

Photos by (from left) Giovanni Giannoni, Stephane Feugere, and Davide Maestri.