When you think of Chanel, chances are you think of quilted handbags, Karl Lagerfeld, and of course, the iconic Chanel ballet flat. The shoe is an icon for many reasons that we could gush on and on about like the true sartorial nerds we are, but today we're here to remind you of just how versatile the Chanel ballet flat really is. We can be sure that not everyone owns a pair of these shoes, so if you've been even pondering the purchase as of late, let the six outfit ideas ahead nudge you in the right direction.
With warmer weather finally here, we're all sweeping away the cobwebs from our spring wardrobes, starting with our footwear. As we put our ankle boots on hold, sandals and easy-to-wear flats are the first items we pull out to wear. And is it just me, or does it seem like we've been dressing for winter for so long that we forgot what a spring outfit even entails? Fear not, for the spring outfits ahead are not only perfect for pairing with Chanel ballet flats, but they are perfect for everything from barely there sandals to sneakers. For the sake of history and legacy, though, let's give these Chanel flats some time to shine as we show you our favorite ways to style the shoes for spring 2019 thanks to the fashion girls on Instagram and the streets.