There’s no question that flats are more comfortable high heels, and today’s styles mean you can wear them to work, out on the town or around the house. With plenty of stylish choices for wherever you’re heading, the latest flat shoes include some of the most comfortable women’s shoes that go with everything, so you get great value. Here’s a look at some of the year’s newest styles.
For casual flair that goes with cut-offs or tailored dresses, take a look at our collection of retro sneakers for women. Fabrics run the gamut from canvas to suede and patterns range from camouflage to cowhide and many more. Check out the snakeskin wedges from Steve Madden, metallic sneaks from Skechers or the Triple Kick Satin, a platform from Keds in radiant pink. Undeniably cool, they add a flirty, feminine appeal to your look.
Sperry Boat Shoes
Any list of comfortable shoes must include styles from Sperry, maker of the iconic boat shoe. Sperry has taken its popular form and repurposed it in a variety of color combinations to make you drool, including these:
- Metallic silver and pink loafers
- Coral lounge shoes
- Plaid boat shoes
- Striped canvas boat sneakers
Along with these eye-catching originals, Sperry makes a statement with the Cheshire Oxford Suede in pale gray and the Authentic Original in blue summer suede. Pair them with shorts, jeans, slacks or skirts for preppy good looks that meet everyone’s approval.
Renowned for their comfort, womens Birkenstock sandals today offer a variety of different looks in uppers with an array of soft, colorful materials. Along with platform sandals in soft pink, you can choose from thongs in purple and coral, original sandals in metallic silver or soft wool or soft clogs in neutral tones. Pair a Gizeh thong with dresses, Boston Clogs with jeans and Arizona Platforms with anything for a comfortable day on your feet.
It’s hard to beat open-air sandals for comfort. This season’s collection features trendy flats with straps that go in all directions. From chunky wedges to flat thongs, there’s a style for everyone. Starlit from Fergalicious sparkles with beads, sequins and woven details in black criss-cross straps, while Frye & Co.’s Evie features three bands of soft suede in hot pink or multiple colors. Giraffe prints make the Matisse Limelight, as well as whoever wears it, the envy of the jungle.
Loafers and More
Animal prints are still hot and show up in many of the latest flat shoes. Pink snakeskin wows on the Francie loafer from CL by Laundry, while Steve Madden’s Feathers shoe has more snakeskin in neutral blacks, whites and browns. You’ll love the leopard print in Matisse’s Lana mule, made of cow hair and available in black and white or traditional gold and brown. You can also find snakeskin in metallic print on Frye & Co.’s Fenn Mule and a zebra print in Kerri flats from MIA.
With so many fun and comfortable styles from a range of designers, you’ll have no problem finding trendy shoes that feel as good as they look. Now, it’s time to plan a shopping spree to round up several pairs of these new flats.