32 Flats You Should Ditch Your Heels for This New Year's Eve


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You've decked the halls, aced your gift-giving, and made plenty of merry this season. All that's left is to put your feet up and cruise on into the New Year—just kidding! It's time to hit the dance floor, pop some champagne, and ring in 2019 like 2018 never happened. (Still kidding.)

But seriously, no matter what your New Year's Eve plans may be, we have you covered with shoes suited for five-course dining, top-40 dancing, and yes, a cozy night in counting down to midnight by the fireplace—or maybe on the beach! Even better? They're all flats, so there's a 0% chance of kicking 2019 off with sore feet.

Whether you're looking for classic point-toes, on-trend mules, leisurely loafers, or reliable shoes that will carry you from party to party without a blister, these fun flats are sure to pair perfectly with your party style. As for New Year's Day? There's only one option: fuzzy slippers. 

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Drew Elovitz
Director of Content Strategy

Drew Elovitz is originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, but has spent the last decade living and working in New York City. She earned a master's degree in media and popular culture from New York University, then began her career on the internet as the Twitter voice of Barbie. She worked previously at Who What Wear as the director of content strategy and also spent several years leading the social media teams at Teen Vogue and Entertainment Weekly. You'll find her byline on the site around topics such as celebrity fashion, must-have basics, beauty favorites (particularly nail polish), and wellness tips and tricks. Her personal style tends to favor the classics: She loves crisp white button-downs, sneakers, and skinny jeans—and no look is complete without a great pair of oversize sunglasses and a trusty leather jacket. After she finishes reading the entire internet every day, she can be found dining out at her favorite restaurants, trying new beauty treatments, or indulging her historical-fiction habit.