It’s easy to make a big impression with your feet without sacrificing comfort thanks to the endless supply of flats on offer at the moment...
From failsafe ballet pumps to this season’s fresh take on pointed slingbacks, there’s never been a better time to embrace this hardworking wardrobe staple. Let’s go! Editor: Marisa Remond | Image: Courtney of J.Crew
Mary-Janes for adults? Yeah you can! Especially if Alexa Chung says so.
SHOP: Alexa Chung flats, $240
These reworked classic points are made modern thanks to the velvet fabric and pearl embellishment – two huge trends that are dominating the footwear scene at the moment.
We guarantee these will be the flats that you get asked about on a regular basis… just watch people’s reaction when you admit they were less than $70.
SHOP: TopShop shoes, $64
Flexible, comfortable, laceless and stylish. Hobes are a busy mum’s best friend with good reason.
SHOP: Hobes shoes, $189
Everyone needs a pair of simple yet elegant black pointy flats in their wardrobe.
It’s hard to ignore the loafer craze at the moment, but don’t feel you need to spend serious bucks on the trend.
From runway to real-way, this is the new pointed-toe flat silhouette that’s hard to ignore.
SHOP: Country Road flats, $129
Part espadrille, part brogue, these woven lace-up flats are a great accompaniment to florals and denim.
If you thought all espadrilles were canvas and summery, think again. These guys are perfect for winter and beyond.
On the days when you can’t be bothered with your outfit, the only solution is to put all the attention on your pom-pom feet.
SHOP: Figue slides, $347