Once upon a time it was almost inconceivable to imagine styling a dress—mini, midi or maxi with anything but a heel. Whether heading into the office, out for lunch on the weekend, or attending a special event, the poor balls of our feet never got a break. Luckily for both our wardrobe and our ankles, times have changed and trends have evolved.
These days we’re styling almost any dress in our wardrobe with a flat of some sort, whether that be a sleek trainer, a pointed-toe ballet flat, or a sharp loafer. All of these covetable styles will evoke a different mode in a dress, depending on which you choose.
In the after-math of months of lockdown, flat shoes continue to appeal, and swaths of new, chic and comfortable designs continue to appear. If you’re still getting used to leaving your heels at home, read on top discover four easy-to-copy dress and flat-shoe outfits that you can shop now.