Who says heels are the only option when it comes to dressing up? Flats have never looked so fancy and your feet will thank you later. We’ve got you covered with our top ten styles to nail practical glamour.
1. Bejewelled dreams
Flat and sparkly – what’s not to love? For a casual approach try jewelled sliders with boyfriend jeans and classic shirting.
Carvela Kora Flats £130.00
2. White out
White shoes have been reinvented as a chic choice for summer and are perfect with floaty dresses or tapered trousers. For a more casual look, pair with denim. In the evening, compliment all black outfits with white accessories for a monochrome finish.
Dune Studded T-bar Flats £80.00
3. Statement slip-ons
Step out of your comfort zone with summer slip-ons. They’re having a moment right now and this pair will be the perfect match for your LBD. To be really on trend, go for metallics and an open toe finish.
Miss KG Dreya Sandals £55.00
4. After dark
Yes, you can wear flats for a glam night out. So say goodbye to sore feet. Black and metallic shades will compliment everything from evening dresses to trouser suits - get your dancing shoes on and enjoy the party.
Carvela Lay Pumps £99.00
5. Perfect pumps
When in doubt, leopard. These ballerina pumps are your go-to shoes for everything from garden parties to the school run. Wear with your signature jeans and a white T-shirt - you’ll wonder what you did without them.
Dune Hype Ballerina Flats £60.00
6. Satin touch
Are simple black courts your usual go-to evening shoes? This season, choose jewelled flats for a fresh approach. Pair them with your favourite midi dress, some statement jewellery and a metallic clutch to get heads turning.
Head Over Heels Brooch Trim Shoes £33.00
7. Spangled sandals
Occasion season is still in full flow, so arm your wardrobe with easy-wear sandals. Mix stud details with summer maxis for day-to-night style. The good news? Sandals are also the perfect shoes for chic workwear and your morning commute.
Head Over Heels Detail Sandals £38.00
8. Moscow mule
If you haven’t already embraced this trend, the mule is definitely worth treating yourself to. Wear detailed pairs like this with understated dresses and jumpsuits - let them do all the talking.
KG Okka Mules £130.00
9. It's all in the detail
Soften up your style with ladylike detailing, like these pretty bows. The electric blue will pop with relaxed trousers for afternoon BBQs in the sun. Fancy something subtle? Summer neutrals will add a clean finish to any look.
Dune Lettie Bow Sandals £55.00
10. Espadrille delights
Still looking for the perfect summer shoe? Look no further because espadrilles continue to be timelessly stylish. Set them off this season with a simple white dress, or your favourite blue jeans for an effortless edge.
Miss KG Dawn Espadrilles £65.00