For long days in the city or hurried Mondays when you’re running late to work, a pair of flats will be your golden ticket. There are so many trendy and stylish options that look great with breezy summer dresses as well as jeans and trousers. The pretty fabrics, minimalist leather straps, and cool silhouettes will be just as relevant in a couple months as they are right now, especially if you live in a warm climate.
If you’re looking for the types that’ll support you through your summer and fall adventures, and stay polished through a lot of wear, we found 12 options under $50, so you don’t even have to shell out a ton of money to look chic.
— Additional reporting by Macy Cate Williams