As you know, there's no need to wear heels to look cool and on trend. In fact, some of the chicest women in the world never wear heels. So to give your feet a well-deserved rest, we looked at the biggest 2019 shoe trends through the lens of flats. Some of the most significant flat shoe trends of 2019 are revived classics (e.g., Mary Janes and ballet flats) while others are brand spanking new and still others are somewhat controversial. Whatever your poison, with this roundup, it's clear that you can easily get away with only wearing flats for the foreseeable future.
Below, we've rounded up eight flat shoe trends that are trending on Instagram and on the market. Keep scrolling to get to know them, and shop the best high-end and low-cost versions of each. With spring on the horizon, there's no time like the present to shed your heels.
Square-toed shoes began trending last spring, but the trend has officially blown up. Take it from us—it's the easiest way to make your entire outfit look cooler.