The 2011 MTV Video Music Awards took place live on August 28, 2011 at Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles, California.
Selena Gomez, who also was the pre-show host, paired her black gown with a pair of gold pumps from Brian Atwood.
Britney Spears, who was honored with the MTV Video Vanguard Award and won the “Best Pop Video” Award, wore a pair of Gina’s “Cruz” calfskin boots. The boots have a 5.5 inch heel and retail for around $980.
Katy Perry won three awards: Best Video of the Year, Best Collaboration for her single “E.T.” featuring Kanye West and Best Visual Effects. The singer arrived wearing a pair of strappy heels from Jimmy Choo.
Rapper Lil Mama (who thankfully did not run on stage during Jay-Z’s and Kanye’s performance) wore a pair of Jeffrey Campbell “Rockin” black leather donut wedge booties. The round wooden wedge heel is a towering 6-inches.
Kelly Rowland wore a pair of black Christian Louboutin “Lady Peep” spiked pumps.
Singer Demi Lovato wore a pair of Christian Louboutin “Maggie” Chain-Toe Platform Pumps.
Actress Maria Menuonos wore Giuseppe Zanotti Mirror Cuff Sandals.
Victoria Justice wore a pair of gold “Alayna” chain pumps from Rock & Republic.
Actress Katie Holmes wore mustard colored Proenza Schouler Booties.
Actress Zoe Salanda, who is currently starring in the movie “Colombiana,” wore a pair of sankeskin heels from the fall 2011 collection of Barbara Bui.