Finding the perfect pair of pumps can be a difficult task. Above all, you want them to be comfortable without sacrificing style, while also being versatile enough to wear with a range of outfits. But all hope is not lost. To make your shopping a little easier, FN has rounded up some of the best options out now — ideal for the office, weddings or practically any occasion.
They’re also available in a range of heel heights and price points to suit any style or budget, so you’re bound to find something here you like. Read on to shop all our top picks.
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1. LifeStride Parigi Pump
This round toe pump from Lifestride offers a manageable 2.5-inch heel and the brand’s signature Soft System technology insole for optimal plushness.
Pros: Comes in 17 different finishes and hues to complement any outfit. It’s made of high-quality materials and includes a flexible outsole for easy movement. Available in half sizes and a range of widths up to X-wide.
Cons: May run large.
2. Dream Pairs Kucci Pump
A slightly loftier style, this sleek pointed-toe pump features a 3-inch heel and latex padded insole for added comfort.
Pros: Affordably priced. Available in 20 different hues and finishes, including faux leather and suede. Interior is lined in leather for a silky smooth feel. Offers a second-skin fit. Comes in half sizes.
Cons: Traction on outsole may not be as sturdy as other options on the market. May initially be tight on the toes for wider feet.
3. Dream Pairs Moda Pump
Also from Dream Pairs, this kitten-heel style features a 2-inch heel and latex padded footbed for added comfort.
Pros: Features a pointed toe to help elongate the legs. Available in 13 different hues and finishes, including faux leather and suede. Comfortably fits wide feet and comes in half sizes.
Cons: May run small.