16 Day-to-Night Flats (When You Can't Be Bothered With Heels)

While taxi-worthy heels are unquestionably flattering, there are certain days (usually those filled with endless meetings and events or let’s be honest, exhaustion and laziness) when all you can handle are flat shoes. Easy and effortless, on long summer days, flats become your trustiest friends—providing the comfort, ease, and versatility for you to run across town from business meeting to the bar in style. Luckily there are some seriously chic low-to-the-ground options this season that will make you think twice about slipping on stilettos ever again. From metallic mules to bright and bold ballerinas, these day-to-night flats below are the perfect options when you really can’t be bothered with heels.