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Saddle brown meets juicy watermelon in these lovely ankle-strap flats. Wear them with billowy shorts, tapered pants or rolled-up boyfriend jeans.
To buy: Mossimo ‘Veronika’ ankle strap flats, $27.99 at target.com
Gleaming snakeskin meets chic chartreuse in these slip-ons. The unusual combo makes them perfect for working, brunching and dancing.
To buy: BC Footwear ‘Up All Night’ flat, $59.95 at nordstrom.com
Chunky gold chainlink is the perfect contrast to a bare, streamlined silhouette — just the right shoe for an urban warrior princess.
To buy: Tildon ‘Anya’ flat, $59.95 at nordstrom.com
This is what warm-weather fashion is all about: dreamy colors, simple shapes and fresh styling — like a chambray shirt for your feet.
To buy: Lucky Brand ‘Abbee’ flat, $58.95 at nordstrom.com
Add easygoing, sweet tea-drinking femininity to any outfit with these crochet skimmers.
To buy: Maurice’s ‘Tina’ crochet flat, $24 at maurices.com
You Never Age
Here’s a pair of flats our grandmother would have loved to wear — and that’s what makes these classic textured ballerinas so impeccably cool.
To buy: Aldo ‘Atena’ flats, $40 at aldoshoes.com
Vamp it Up
Certain proof that flats can be as sexy as heels — note the caramel color, tactile texture and plunging vamp. (Just don’t kill the mood and call it “toe cleavage.”)
To buy: Old Navy D’Orsay flats, $24.94 at oldnavy.com
Field of Daisies
Spring’s hottest shoe style by far is the two-piece flat, and this daisy-design pair might be the prettiest of the bunch.
To buy: Mossimo ‘Lainey’ perforated flats, $24.99 at target.com
Everything about these cutaway flats is elegant, from the pleated vamps to the cloud-like print. We’re planning to pair them with slim dark skinny jeans, classic cardigans and deco-inspired jewelry.
To buy: Modcloth ‘Flat’s a Wrap’ shoes, $39.99 at modcloth.com
Up in Smoke
Smoking loafers make us feel like we’re playing cards with the men of Downton, even if we’re just lounging on the sofa conquering Candy Crush.
To buy: ModCloth ‘Resort Talent Show’ loafer, $32.99 at modcloth.com
At the Haberdash
Combine these dapper flats with equally crisp pieces, like a shrunken blazer or broadcloth shirt.
To buy: Mixx ‘Dashing and Dancing’ flat, $32.99 at modcloth.com
There’s something freeing about spring’s wide-open color choices. Leaf-print flats in lime and Kelly green? Don’t mind if we do…
To buy: DV8 by Dolce Vita ‘Tasmin’ flat, $38.95 at nordstrom.com