Though we’ll be the first to admit that a pair of sophisticated pumps is a surefire way to elevate your office outfit, we’re also not afraid to stand behind a respectable pair of flats. When styled well (which we know you'll do), they can add an unexpected element of polish. Whatever office environment you work in, whether it's corporate or creative, scroll down for five types of shoes below will keep your feet and human resources content.
We love how a pair of menswear-inspired flats can offset an otherwise ladylike ensemble.
Ballet flats work well for completing a feminine, understated look that still feels professional. Pair them with anything from a midi skirt to a dark wash of denim (dress code permitting, of course).
Loafers are a must for the French-inspired style set.
There's something about a pointed toe that elevates any silhouette.
Smoking slippers give off major Alexa Chung vibes.