5 Chic Holiday Party Heels That Are Actually Comfortable

Despite the festive music, good conversation and endless champagne refills, there’s nothing like an uncomfortable pair of heels to put a damper on your holiday party mood. To help save you from hours of hobbling, we’ve rounded up a range of chic styles designed to keep you and your feet happy during those nights that last well into the morning.

From strappy sandals with cushioned footbeds to retro block heels that offer ample support, shop our favorites looks, below, from brands like Vionic, Cole Haan and more.

French Sole Courtney 2 Heel

This classic block-heel pump has just the right amount of reveal with leaf-inspired cutouts, while the fire red hue will add a pop of color to any outfit.

French Sole Courtney 2 Heel
French Sole Courtney 2 heel.
CREDIT: Zappos


Taryn Rose Jacklyn Sandal

Add some seasonal shimmer with this ’40s-inspired mid-heel sandal with a hint of retro glam, that’s contoured to the foot with an anatomical cushioned footbed.

Taryn Rose Jacklyn Sandal
Taryn Rose Jacklyn sandal.
CREDIT: Zappos


Vionic Presley Heeled Mule

For a more laidback look, these bow-trimmed mule are a must-have. The silky suede finish adds a luxe touch without making the pair feel too formal, while a deep heel cup offers ample support for dancing the night away.

Vionic Presley Heeled Mule
Vionic Presley heeled mule.
CREDIT: Zappos


Naturalizer Natalie Pump

Bust your wildest moves in this wardrobe staple, featuring a cushioned footbed for arch support and non-slip outsole to keep you on your toes (rather than on the floor) while dipping.

Naturalizer Natalie Pump
Naturalizer Natalie pump.
CREDIT: Zappos


Cole Haan G.OS Tail Bow Pump

Keep it classic this season with a sleek bow pump that capitalizes on comfort, complete with a roomy square toe, signature G.OS cushioned footbed and rubber outsole to prevent slips.

Cole Haan G.OS Tail Bow Pump
Cole Haan G.OS tail bow pump.
CREDIT: Zappos

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