The 6 Best Shoes You Can Wear to the Office That Aren’t Dress Shoes

Let’s face it: Dress codes can be boring, but that doesn’t mean your shoes have to be.

Whether you’re looking for ways to dodge a nightclub’s no-sneakers policy or just want to make your day-to-day office shoes more comfortable, these choices meet the right balance between classy and casual.

If you’re ready to give your worn-out wingtips and loafers a rest, scroll down and shop a variety of work-friendly options below.

Filling Pieces Clasp
CREDIT: Nordstrom

Filling Pieces Clasp in red leather, $286 on sale for $171.60; barneys.com

Barneys Burnished Leather
Barneys Burnished Leather sneakers
CREDIT: Barneys

Barneys Burnished Leather sneakers in dark brown, $395 on sale for $269; barneys.com

Christian Louboutin Nono Strap
Christian Louboutin Nono Strap high-top sneakers
CREDIT: Christian Louboutin

Christian Louboutin Nono Strap high-top sneakers in beige/tan, preorder for $995; barneys.com

Cole Haan 2.ZeroGrand Unlined Laser Wingtip Oxford
Cole Haan 2.ZeroGrand Unlined Laser Wingtip Oxford
CREDIT: Cole Haan

Cole Haan 2.ZeroGrand Unlined Laser Wingtip Oxford in barley nubuck, $300; colehaan.com

Clarks Desert Trek
Clarks Desert Trek
CREDIT: Clarks

Clarks Desert Trek in sand suede, $140; clarksusa.com

Ecco Soft 8 Slip On
Ecco Soft 8 Slip On
CREDIT: Ecco

Ecco Soft 8 Slip On in black, $170; ecco.com

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