Flat loafers are a staple in many women’s closets, and for good reason. Unlike stilettos, the low-heeled style should keep you comfortable on your feet for hours. Plus, it’s extremely versatile, perfect for the office to dinner with friends to running errands. All loafers are not made the same though. To help your find a chic pair that won’t cause you blisters, we did some research and curated a brief list featuring some of our favorite styles. Shop them all ahead from comfort-focused brands like Skechers and Naturalizer.
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1. Steve Madden Feather Loafer
These sleek pointed-toe loafers feature elegant stitching and are made with leather, suede or fabric uppers.
Pros: They’re offered in a variety of colors and prints from plaid to snakeskin. These also come in wide-width sizes.
Cons: Some may find they run small.
2. Skechers Cleo Sherlock Loafer
This style features a mesh fabric upper for a breathable, flexible fit and a stylish geometric colorblock design.
Pros: These are equipped with memory foam insoles. They’re machine washable and come in three colors.
Cons: These also may run on the smaller side.
3. Naturalizer Emiline Loafer
Another classic style, this loafer is offered in leather, suede or velvet and even comes in a mixed media option with a snakeskin-inspired accents. N5 Contour technology delivers a supportive, comfortable fit.
Pros: A microfiber lining provides a soft touch. These are available in narrow, extra-narrow, medium and wide widths. They come in 14 different colors and prints.
Cons: They may be a bit narrow for some.