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12 Style Icons Who Ditched Heels For Flats And Still Looked Chic

The Huffington Post The Huffington Post 12/10/2015 Lexi Tollefsen

Heels are beautiful, but boy can they hurt. Swollen feet, blisters, cuts -- we put ourselves through such pain to feel polished and elegant

Although far more comfortable, flats are rarely thought of as an alternative to killer heels. We here at HuffPost would like change that. To make the case for comfy chic, we're turning to the greats for inspiration. 

Scroll through to see how style icons opted for flats and still looked fabulous. 


Shop our editors' picks and get the look for yourself. 

Flats That Are Just As Fab As Heels © Provided by The Huffington Post Flats That Are Just As Fab As Heels

Top row: ASOS Lily Pad Ballet Flats, $22Chloé Wavy Ankle-Strap Ballerina Flat; $525Steve Madden Balarena Flat, $69.95.

Bottom row: Zara Flats With Metal Detail, $39.90H&M Patent Loafers, $34.99Sam Edelman Riley Flat, $100.


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