Remember that one time Kendall Jenner wore sneakers out to her favorite club in L.A.? So do we. The It girl took even us by surprise when she stepped out for a night on the town wearing her go-to pair of white sneaks, proving that flats can absolutely make for a cool-girl addition to any look—even a going-out outfit (genius, right?).
But since we know that nailing the right look can be tricky, we figured a little inspiration might come in handy. The eight trendsetters below have proven time and again that a great going-out outfit doesn’t require a pair of heels. So whether you’re simply not the “killer heels” type of girl or you’re looking for some fresh outfit inspiration, we’re rounding out our favorite celeb-inspired going-out clothing combos for flats—dance-floor longevity guaranteed.
Keep reading to see (and shop) eight going-out looks for the girl who doesn’t wear heels.
On Kendall Jenner: Balenciaga Textured-Leather Biker Jacket ($2745); Self-Portrait double crêpe trousers; Givenchy Micros Lucrezia Sandy Leather Satchel in Black ($1295); Kenneth Cole Kam Leather Sneakers ($120).
Make trousers feel nighttime-appropriate by adding sneakers and a leather jacket.
Available in sizes 1 to 3.
Available in sizes IT36 to IT41.
Available in sizes 34DE to 40DE.
Comfortable and chic makes for the ideal combination.
Available in size L.
Available in sizes 27 to 28.
Available in sizes 35 to 41.
On Gigi Hadid: Adidas Originals track jacket; Adidas Originals Adicolour Firebird Track Pant with 3 Stripe ($66); Saint Laurent Large Monogram Grained Leather Shoulder Bag ($2690); Converse Chuck Taylor High Top Sneakers ($55).
Lean into the athleisure trend by rocking a track suit with classic white sneakers.
Available in sizes XS to L.
Available in sizes 4 to 14.
Available in sizes 5 to 12.5.
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Loafers are the ultimate comfy-meets-cool pick if your style is more fashion-forward.
Available in sizes IT40 to IT42.
Available in sizes 5 to 10.
For a more feminine take on the sneakers look, try pairing a floral dress with your favorite comfy kicks.
Available in sizes 4 to 8.
Available in sizes IT34 to IT42.
Available in sizes 0 to 12.
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If your signature style is more adventurous, try mixing wide-leg pants with a cool crop top and sneakers.
Available in sizes 0 to 10.
Available in sizes 14 to 24.
Available in sizes 8 to 12.
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Try an all-black look with edgy boots for a night on the town.
Available in size S.
Available in sizes 0 to 8.
Available in sizes IT35.5 to IT40.5.
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A day-to-night dress and ankle boots make for a chic combination.
Available in sizes XS to XL.
Available in sizes XS to L.
Available in size IT40.
Need more going-out inspiration? Here’s the top style celebs are wearing now!
This story was originally published at an earlier date and has since been updated.