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    28 Pairs Of Heels For People Who Usually Hate Heels

    Seriously, these shoes may change your life.

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    1. A pair of wedge booties to boost you up into the world of high heels — reviewers say they're so comfy you won't even realize you're not wearing flats.

    Amazon, amazon.com

    Promising review: "Buy them!! I was skeptical but they really are as comfortable as they say. They are super cute and love the comfort. I wore them all day yesterday — shopping and vacuuming the house. I want another pair!" —Sarah Gandy

    Get them from Amazon for $24.99+ (available in sizes 5-12 and 23 colors).

    2. A pair of block-heel boots that will help you *block* out all haters who tell you you don't need any more pairs of shoes. You don't need that negativity in your life.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "These booties are amazing! I always worry about quality when ordering online, especially for how inexpensive these were, but they are perfect! They don’t look cheap at all and are super comfortable. I usually wear between 6.5 and 7 and I ordered 6.5, and they are perfect!" —Jill norwick

    Get them from Amazon for $17.95+ (available in sizes 5.5-11 and in 23 colors).

    3. A pair of microsuede boots with a small heel to subtly elevate your look for a night out.

    Target

    Promising review: "I saw these and had to have them. They're super cute and comfy, and the material is microsuede and doesn't look cheap. It's a great ankle height." —PerryF

    Get them from Target for $34.99 (available in sizes 5-12, 5-12W and in black, white, and leopard).

    4. A Harlow boot with a small platform that'll make you feel like you're basically wearing a pair of clouds on your feet.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I read the reviews stating they were comfortable, but I didn't expect them to be this comfortable. I need to order the black pair. I have a high arch, therefore the top of my foot is high. Typically, shoes push a little too much and hurt the top of my foot. This one gives because of the elastic on each side. The angle of the wedge is perfect, and I don't feel like I could fall over or hurt myself. I am in love with these!" —Jennifer

    Get them from Amazon for $48.89+ (available in sizes 6–11 and 6-11W and black and taupe).

    5. Some clogs to help you achieve that '70s vibe you're going for — but honestly, these babies will never go out of style.

    Etsy

    Promising review: "They fit perfectly! I'm a 7.5-8 depending on the shoe, and they're a perfect fit. The shoe is very lightweight and comfortable and very well-made." —Kathy

    Get them from LottaFromStockholm on Etsy for $87.41 (available in sizes 37-42).

    6. A pair of pastel Mary Janes so you can take your first step into the heeled territory with a very small wedge.

    Amazon, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I bought these shoes for my husband's graduation. They are gorgeous. They went perfectly with my Audrey Hepburn-style dress and gave me that '50s chic look. I turned heads and had every girl asking who they were by. They were so comfortable, I barely knew I had them on!" —APRIL

    Get them from Amazon for $22+ (available in sizes 5.5–11 and in seven colors).

    7. A chunky ankle-heel sandal with just the right amount of height to wear to work regularly — no need to bring backup shoes to change into!

    Amazon

    Promising review: "Let me start off by saying how obsessed I am with these shoes. They are the MOST comfortable shoes I have ever worn. I'm going to order the other colors. I've worn these shoes all day, and I can go on all night too. However, I recommend anyone interested in buying these shoes to go a half size smaller. You won't regret it." —Mj

    Get them from Amazon for $24.99+ (available in sizes 4.5-11.5 and in 15 colors).

    8. A pair of sensible wedges ideal for any occasions when you'll be standing for a long time — plus, if you wear them in the grass, the heel won't sink into the ground!

    Amazon

    Promising review: "Love, love, love these shoes. They do run a little small, so I took the advice of a previous reviewer and got a half size up — perfect fit! As a thirtysomething who has worn heels most of my twenties, I now know what my mom was talking about: 'You have to take care of your feet and wear shoes that support you or your knees and back will regret it later.' These are super comfortable yet cute and professional for all-day wear at work." —CB2

    Get them from Amazon for $34.95+ (available in sizes 5–11 and seven colors).

    9. Some Jeffrey Campbell cutout ankle boots that were made for walking...err...actually, let me rephrase that: These boots were made for STRUTTING. Work it!

    Free People

    Get them from Free People for $198 (available in EU sizes 5-10 and in four colors).

    10. Or sandal pumps with straps for extra support and extra chic-ness.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "These shoes are so comfortable! I don’t ever wear heels, and it’s like I don’t have heels on when I wear these! They are super cute and true to size. I will be ordering other colors!" —Becky Coit

    Get them from Amazon for $21.99+ (available in sizes 5-10.5 and in nine colors).

    11. A chunky-heeled boot that just might have people stopping you on the street to ask where you got 'em.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I wasn’t expecting these boots to be sooo comfortable, and they look so amazing. I am over the moon with these boots. They look even cooler in person. As soon as I tried them on, I ordered the other color." —L. Selby

    Get them from Amazon for $36.90 (available in sizes 5-10 and in red and black).

    12. A pair of two-tone mid-height heels that'll have you wishing for spring to get here as fast as possible.

    ASOS

    Get them from Asos for $56 (available in whole sizes 4-11).

    13. A pair of sneakers with a secret wedge so you can ease into wearing heels without giving up your beloved sneakers.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "Comfortable and fun! My feet hurt after a while, but honestly I don't wear any form of heel (even wedge) normally so I'm not surprised. :) No complaints at all for the most part!" —Jessica Limmer

    Get them from Amazon for $22.99+ (available in sizes 4.5-7.5 and six colors and styles).

    14. Chunky Chelsea boots that might look a bit intimidating, but trust me, they are so comfortable and will make you feel like a badass as soon as you put them on.

    Boohoo

    Get them from Boohoo for $25 (available in whole sizes 5-11).

    15. A pair of pumps with "comfort" literally in their name, so you know it's part of their game.

    amazon.com, Amazon

    Promising review: "If I could rate these 10 stars, I would. I never wear heels, maybe once or twice a year. I had to wear these all day and late into the night, and I must say they are extremely comfortable! I highly recommend." —Megan Spangler

    Get them from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes 5-13 and 5-13W and in eight colors).

    16. A pair of head-turning, glittery pumps you'll truly ~shine~ in no matter what you wear them with.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I LOVE these shoes. I am a casual heel wearer, and these heels are a game changer. I wore them around the house to see how they would feel for an extended period of time. They were actually comfortable!! The thicker heel provides more support, and I feel like a badass in them." —Angela W

    Get them from Amazon for $29.99+ (available in sizes 5-10 and in 20 colors and patterns).

    17. A pair of gorgeous rhinestone kitten heels for all those spring and summer weddings on your calendar (even if one of those weddings is your own!).

    Amazon, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I am in love with these shoes. I always have issues with shoes. They always hurt me and give me blisters, but not these ones. I wore them for my wedding and every single person complemented my shoes. They were absolutely comfortable. I don’t wear heels at all, but I gave them a chance and I am not disappointed at all. My only advice is to buy a little bit bigger. I wear 7.5 but I wanted to be safe so I ordered the 8, and they fit like a glove." —Kyle Bianchi

    Get them from Amazon for $36.99+ (available in sizes 5-11 and in gold, silver, and black).

    18. A pair of heels accurately named Walking Cradles, because that's exactly what they are.

    Zappos

    Promising review: "No wonder these are called Walking Cradles: They are one of the most comfy pairs of heels I have ever worn! They are a great new daily heel for work!" —Anonymous

    Get them from Zappos for $94.95 (available in sizes 4-13 and in nine colors).

    19. A pair of platform boots to help start every day on the right foot.

    amazon.com, Amazon

    Promising review: "These shoes are exactly what i was looking for! They are comfy, easy to to walk in, and sexy! They are so versatile and will work just as good with leggings and a skirt as they will with jeans. I can't wait to start wearing them more!" —Charlotte

    Get them from Amazon for $5.99+ (available in sizes 5–10 and 12 colors).

    20. These ruffle-detail block heels that'll quickly become your go-to shoes this summer. Your brunch buds will be seeing a lot of these!

    Free People

    Get them from Free People for $128 (available in EU sizes 36-41 and in four colors).

    21. A pair of Marie Antoinette pumps for when you want to have your cake and eat it too. (By that I mean showstopping heels everyone will love that will also love you back.)

    Amazon

    Promising review: "These are the most unique shoes I've ever seen. Plus, they're comfortable to wear (and I don't normally wear high heels). They do seem a little big even though I measured my foot, but not big enough that I can't wear them." —KN

    Get them from Amazon for $99.99 (available in whole sizes 5-11).

    22. An over-the-knee boot with the slightest heel that'll give Ariana Grande's boots a run for their money. (All the money you didn't spend on them, that is!)

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I love these boots. There are super comfortable. I love the height of the heels. I sometimes don't want to wear high heel boots, but these were just right for a lot of walking and standing." —Andrea

    Get them from Amazon for $18.68+ (available in sizes 5.5-11 and in 11 colors).

    23. Ballet-flat inspired heels you'll be dancing down the street in as you wear them, with a block heel and elastic back to keep your comfort level at 100% all day.

    Everlane

    Promising review: "Thank you for making what is honestly the perfect heel. As someone with bad feet, two bunion surgeries later — plus rods and pins left behind — no matter how great a shoe looks, it's simply not worth the discomfort for me. THANKFULLY because of Everlane, I have two pairs of beautiful heels which I wear all the time. At night with dresses, but even better, in the daytime with jeans too, because they really are that comfortable. I've told all my friends with foot issues about this shoe because real friends share what makes life better, and these heels absolutely do just that for me." —Lakgrs

    Get them from Everlane for $150 (available in sizes 5-11 and 11 colors).

    24. Some fun combat boots all your ~buds~ will be coveting too.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "These are amazing! They fit true to size and go with everything. I would just give them some time to break in as they start to get comfy after five or six times wearing them. They are very comfortable shoes. I can stand in them for eight-plus hours. They are the perfect combat booties for everyday wear." —Amazon Customer

    Get them from Amazon for $87.40+ (available in sizes 6-11 and in five colors and styles).

    25. A basic pair of stilettos that may look intimidating, but the strap hugs your ankle to keep you comfy for hours and hours.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I was not expecting to love these shoes as much as I do. I expected them to be cute (and they were), but they are also so comfortable. I wore them to a wedding and was in them for many many hours and my feet didn't hurt even a little bit. They're definitely the most comfortable heels I've ever worn." —Emily Czajowski

    Get them from Amazon for $10.99+ (available in sizes 5–10 and in 20 colors).

    26. A pair of block leather sandals perfect for a big work presentation to impress everyone in your office — or for that wedding you've got coming up.

    T.J. Maxx

    Get them from T.J. Maxx for $49.99 (available in sizes 6-11).

    27. A block-heel boot that will go with pretty much everything in your closet and always have you looking put-together.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I love these boots. They look so expensive and trendy. They fit perfect to size. I've worn them all day and they are still comfortable. I like that they have the zippers so you're not bending the material trying to get your foot in. They're the perfect heel height for work. And cute enough to go out in! I am very satisfied. Great buy!" —JSinNJsc

    Get it from Amazon for $4.55+ (available in sizes 5-11 and in 23 colors).

    28. And a shimmering mule with a clear heel to push your style boundaries even further.

    Nordstrom

    Get them from Nordstrom for $53.90 (available in sizes 5.5-9.5).

    Me realizing that heels can actually be very comfortable:

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