Menswear influences are taking center stage again this year in shoe trends. You love the oxford look but would prefer it with some height. See if these work for you, Bottega Veneta's Platform Oxford Pump. This lace up oxford pump gives menswear a feminine edge with a pointed toe and paneled details on the sides. This shoe will also give you a run for your money at $890.
If that is, of course, way more than you want to spend consider the "Farris" from Miz Mooz. This lace up, platform oxford, comes complete with a delicate perforated design on the toe and hidden platform. It's perfect to pair with anything from pants, to skirts with tights. The best part is, it's only $143.