26 Pairs Of Comfy Shoes Under $40
From boots and sneakers to pumps and sandals, cute shoes that'll be as easy on your feet as they are on your wallet.
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1. A pair of lace-up over-the-knee riding boots you'll want to wear pretty much everywhere — and who's stopping you?
2. Faux-suede, chunky-heeled ankle-strap sandals that reviewers swear are some of the most comfortable heels they've ever worn.
4. A pair of lightweight, mesh-upper casual sneakers that, I'm just warning you now, you may never want to take off once you've slipped 'em on. (You probably shouldn't wear them to bed, though.)
5. Cozy mid-calf snow boots to keep you comfy the whole day through no matter what the elements have in store.
6. Open-toe crochet-detail heels that might just become your new dancin' shoes — several reviewers have even rocked them on their wedding day!
7. Some strappy ankle booties with a chunky heel you can easily get away with wearing to the office and to the club.
8. Adorable slip-on flatform sneakers that'll give you just a lil' lift and make you feel like you're wearing cozy slippers all day long.
9. Sexy pointed-toe stilettos that are the ultimate trifeca: easy on the eyes, on your feet, and on your wallet.
10. A seriously showstopping embroidered ankle boot you'll be searching for excuses to wear weekly, because it's basically a work of art.
11. A Sanuk Yoga Sling sandal, designed with a footbed made out of a padded yoga mat (hence the name) and quite possibly the most comfortable sandals to ever grace your appreciative feet.
12. These sporty sneakers so comfy and breathable, you'll want to keep them wearing them long after your gym sesh.
13. Over-the-knee boots in a ton of faux-suede and faux-leather designs that fit reviewers with a variety of calf sizes like a glove.
14. A pair of hiker boots so cute, you'll suddenly be coming up with creative new excuses to go hiking — or just long walks around your neighborhood.
15. Classic pumps you'll find yourself reaching for every single time you've got a fancy occasion to attend — there's nothing you can't pair with them!
17. Some fun and funky T-strap platform heels that'll undoubtedly be the focal point of any outfit — apologies to that pretty dress you're wearing!
19. Block-heel pumps to wear to all those spring weddings on your calendar — they're available in 20 colors, so you're sure to find one that matches every look in your closet.
20. This super-stylish chunky-heeled take on your everyday combat boot that you'll be able to walk for hours in comfortably.
21. Structured ankle-strap sandals that totally look more expensive than they are, so you may want to stock up on a few colors to have ready in time for sandal season.
24. A sophisticated V-cut ankle bootie, because you need a new go-to shoe that pairs with everything in your wardrobe for those days you're running late to work.
25. An adorable chunky-heeled strappy shoe you know you can totally see yourself wearing on your next date night or girls' night out.
26. And a lace-up everyday sneaker — for commuting, running errands, and everything in between — that your feet will truly thank you for buying.
Some reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.