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    29 Shoes That Were *Made* To Be Worn With Straight-Leg Jeans

    Long live skinny jeans (and all the flats, booties, and heels featured in this post that look *incredible* with them).

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    Unless otherwise specified, all sizes in this post are listed in women’s.

    1. Cutout pointed ankle booties because, yep, it's finally time to ditch those snow-proof shoes, folks! And what's that sound? Oh, it's just your high-waisted cropped jeans swiping right on their new spring-ready S.O., Amazon

    Promising review: "I love these faux suede/animal print boots! They're easy to slip on and off and they're super cute, cool and comfy. I thought for the price, they'd look like cheap. But, they don't. I'm totally impressed! I'm gonna check out more booties by Katliu." —Diane Patterson

    Get them from Amazon for $29.99+ (available in sizes 6–11 and three colors).

    2. Pointed toe mules that'll bring your search for a stylish and comfy flat to a screeching halt. One reviewer refers to these as "wonderful" and that they "feel so good on my feet," so rest assured you'll be in heaven the next time you need something fancier than a pair of dingy sneakers to run your errands in.,

    Promising review: "I usually have a hard time finding comfortable and cute shoes that fit my wide feet but these are perfect. They get comfier every time I wear them and I wear them three to four times a week for work. My feet don’t slide and they don’t make any weird noises." —Tiffany P

    Get them from Amazon for $36.43+ (available in sizes 5–12 and six colors).

    3. Classically chic pumps soon to be the heeled shoe of your *dreams* as this best-selling style comes in both neutral and trendy patterns, ergo each pair of denim you own will be accounted for. Plus, reviewers mention that the height on this beaut is ~trés confortable~ as the cushiony insole makes them wearable from day to night!

    Cole Haan

    Promising review: "High heel haters, you will LOVE these. I can't wear heels. CanNOT. After 10 minutes I'm in terrible pain and walking funny. BUT THESE SHOES are a revelation. I recently had a big interview and I wanted to look my professional best. So I bought these in the black leather and crossed my fingers. I traipsed across parking lots, white boarded my heart out, stood and delivered four 15-minute presentations and looked graceful and was pain-free the whole time. I so, so recommend these shoes. They are classically beautiful. I am back for the snakeskin. I wear a size 6 normally and a 6 was perfect in these." —Neesha M.

    Get them from Cole Haan for $180 (available in both medium and wide widths; sizes 5–11 and four colors).

    4. Espadrille platform sandals to reward your cooped-up toes with cloud-like comfort in the form of stylish, breathable shoes. For the days when you want some height without feeling like you're wearing stilts, these babies will look great with any and every pair of bottoms in your closet.,

    Promising review: "I wear an 8 but ordered a half-size down because of suggestions from other customers. The 7.5 I ordered fits lovely! They are nice and snug and comfortable on my flat feet! I ordered three different pairs." —Alexis Becks

    Get them from Amazon for $14.85+ (available in sizes 5.5-11 and 70!!! color/style combinations).

    5. Chunky heel ankle boots that will take your all-denim look to new and exciting heights. These beauts are stylish, versatile, and their rubber platform sole will ensure you don't feel wobbly if you're not used to a little ~elevation~.,

    Promising review: I cannot emphasize enough how much I LOVE these boots. They have become a favorite of mine. I’ve worn them so much since I purchased them. They pair well with jeans and with dresses and tights. Absolutely OBSESSED with these!" —Madyson Halford

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99+ (available in sizes 5.5-11 and in three colors).

    6. Western-style ankle boots with velvet and snakeskin accents for the swoon-worthy style giving winter weather the ~boot~. Because there's no better way to celebrate the days getting longer than in a standout style that'll make you look and feel like a total rock star.

    The mixed media boots with taupe-colored velvet and snakeskin accents and black heel

    Promising review: "These are amazingly beautiful boots. The pictures do no justice to their beauty. Mine arrived quickly and I was so awed and enamored with their look and quality I ordered the other two colors right away. I wore the champagne color already and have received rave compliments. The Black boots are to die for. Haven't worn them yet, but I can hardly wait. The snake print pair are true charmers. Recommendation: BUY these boots while you can! Oh yeah, they fit true to size and feel comfortable while wearing." —Carla Branscomb

    Get them from Amazon for $44.95 (available in sizes 6–11 and three styles).

    7. Slip-on sneakers (in 70+ styles!), the failsafe option when you need to go check the mail... which turns into needing to grab a few things from the store, and now all of a sudden you're at the post office. But hey! At least you were able to slide into an easy breezy pair of shoes, that were *made* for your skinny jeans, to take you there and back.,

    Reviewers recommend ordering a half size down.

    Promising review: "I’m a huge fan of these slip ones! They are my favorite casual shoes. I’ve purchased them in multiple colors because I love them so much! They are incredibly comfortable and easy to style with jeans, leggings, you name it. They do run large, so I recommend sizing down. They hold up fairly well. I got a good year to two years of wear out of them, which is great for the price and considering how often I wear them. If you’re on the fence about these shoes, give it a try! I know I’ll be back for more." —SLGreen

    Get them from Amazon for $11.99+ (available in sizes 5.5-11 and in 72 styles).

    8. An of-the-moment glove boot made of super stretchy, conforms-to-your-feet fabric that'll replicate the feeling of your fave pair of socks. This means you won't find discomfort in the form of rubbing and/or chafing... buh-bye, bandaids!


    Promising review: "It basically fits like a glove would, snug but not too tight, and very comfortable! The pointed toe is a style I don't normally wear but I really liked it on this boot. These boots are easy to dress up with something formal or dress down with jeans." —Customer

    Get it from Everlane for $80 (originally $115; available in sizes 5–11 and three colors).

    9. Slingback sandals composed of bouncy memory foam to show discomfort the door. Plus, they come in a range of gorge hues that'll match your light and dark denim seamlessly.,

    FYI, this is included in Prime Wardrobe so you can give them a trial run if you're a member!

    Promising review: "My go-to all day sandal. Foam is comfortable for walking all day. The straps are thick and comfortable. Easy to put on and take off. You can wear them in water. And super crispy bright white. If they get dirty, you can use some soap and a toothbrush and boom — bright white again. I highly recommend them." —Tiara

    Get it from Amazon for $19.98+ (available in sizes 5–11 and in four colors).

    10. Over-the-knee boots made of smooth and stretchy faux suede to round out your tall boot collection. Might we be right in thinking you're missing a chunky-heeled pair that slides on as a stylish additional layer for any and all of your bottoms?,

    These thigh-high beauties come in a range of heel styles and heights, and calf widths — so you can be as choosy as you'd like when it comes to finding your dream pair!

    Promising review: "Couldn't be happier!! I ordered these boot after reading the reviews and I'm glad I did. I bought the low heel version and they are super cute if you don't want a super high heel. I am 6 ft tall and these boots are ACTUALLY thigh high!! The boots hit about 6 inches above my knee. At the top of the boot my thigh measures at 18.5 inches and I still have room for skinny jeans underneath. As a tall girl these are amazing. I never find thigh high anything! If you are on the fence and you are tall, absolutely buy these!!!" —LAYLA

    Get them from Amazon for $42.98+ (available in sizes 5–10 and 15 colors).

    11. Allbirds everyday sneakers if you want something more stylish than a pair of running shoes to accompany you and your skinny jeans on a day of to-dos. Unpredictable weather will never get in the way of your productivity ever again, either, thanks to a cozy water repellent shield. The only clouds we forecast are the ones you'll feel like you're walking on.


    Promising review: "Comfortable, warm, and dry. So far great for spring in Minnesota!" —Mary

    Get it from Allbirds for $115 (available in women's sizes 5–11).

    12. Square-toe boots soon to be the pièce de résistance of your outdoor wardrobe. Because there's no greater feeling than stepping out in a super trendy, comfy closet staple that can take you through the year and back again. Hello perfect pair for skirts, jeans, and leggings!, Amazon

    And what's even more fantastic about your feet's new BFFs — they only *look* $$$, but in reality their price tag is well under $100.

    Promising review: "Very comfy and great looking boots! Just like the picture. The heel height makes me taller but isn’t too steep to walk naturally in. Zipper is smooth to pull up and it stays up and doesn’t creep down over time. Overall very happy with this purchase." —Rebecca Henry

    Get it from Amazon for $69.90 (available in sizes 5–12 and two colors).

    13. Bright and colorful clogs that I'm being served ads about on Insta almost daily. And what's not to love? Comfort served in the form of '70s-era fashion that looks divine with denim. OK, I think I just convinced myself that I need these...

    Model wears  distressed jeans and slip-on clogs with a bright red upper and a light wood heel while sitting on striped couch
    Bjork Clogs/Etsy

    Bjork Clogs is a woman-owned Etsy shop that sells colorful handmade Swedish clogs that come in a variety of colors and patterns. All materials are locally sourced in Europe, so you know you're getting *chef's kiss* quality.

    Promising review: "These are the real deal. The quality seems way too good for the price. I honestly wore these around the house for hours when I got them thinking, “why have I not been wearing clogs my ENTIRE LIFE!?” I instantly wanted to order more!!" —Emily Needham

    Get them from Bjork Clogs on Etsy for $47.25 (available in sizes 36EU–42EU).

    14. Trusty Lucky Brand booties to exemplify your loyalty to your go-to jeans that happen to be from the same name brand. These babies have a rubber sole and a small, walkable heel, which makes them practical and comfy for everyday wear, too.

    Heather Braga / BuzzFeed,

    BuzzFeed Writer Heather Braga loves her Lucky Brand boots and tell us, "I have these babies in both black and toffee — they are a staple in my winter and fall wardrobes. I'm not sure what I'd do without them, honestly. They're so versatile and truly so comfortable. I'm not a girl who is very comfortable in heels, so the fact that these have a TEENY tiny block heel I can walk around wearing without feeling like I'm going to teeter over is a game-changer. I often refer to them as my 'adult' booties, since they make me feel like a refined, classy lady. I love that they have two side zippers, making them super easy to get on and off. They fit true to size and I'd recommend them to anyone looking for a basic bootie to wear throughout multiple seasons."

    Promising review: "These are cute and seem to be good quality. I have had them for about a month and worn them many hours. They have not scuffed or discolored and I live in harsh winter conditions. I would buy these again!" —Amazon Customer

    Get them from Amazon for $37.94+ (available in sizes 5–13, wide sizes 6–13; and 39 styles).

    15. Hidden wedge high top sneakers that thousands of reviewers are doting on for their comfort. With the height of a heel, but the all-day tranquility we expect from a pair of kicks — you and your jeans will be heart-eyed over your new sole-mates.


    Promising review: "These sneakers look exactly like the images and were just what I was expecting. I think they are really cute and would look great with skinny jeans or leggings — a trendy look for way less than expensive designer kicks. However I found them to run large. Take note if you are between two sizes to maybe consider going with the smaller size." —Friday2018

    Get them from Amazon for $29.99+ (available in sizes 4.5–10 and 13 colors).

    16. Croc ankle booties with a heel worthy of its place in a museum. These pieces of art will zhush up any lightwash denim, and black jeans...? ::Re-enters the room:: Sorry, that visual just sent me to another planet — because that outfit would look ~out of this world~.

    Model wearing the black croc booties with a gold pedestal heel
    Lily's Kloset

    Lily's Kloset is a Black woman-owned business based in Houston, Texas. They specialize in women's fashion-forward apparel, shoes, and accessories.

    Promising review: "These Booties are definitely my favorites of the season! They’re extremely comfortable and the quality is amazing! I think I’m going to buy them in all the colors! Customer service and shipping was awesome as always!" —Kelley C.

    Get them from Lily's Kloset for $64 (available in sizes 6–11).

    17. Comfy cork bed sandals that some reviewers are noting resemble a ~similar looking slide-on style~ (which happens to be a lot pricier, might I add). These cushy shoes have all the qualities of an expensive-looking sandal, including it's ability to look oh so stylish with jeans, but at a third of the price!,,

    Promising review: "I bought these Cushionnaire sandals almost exactly a year ago. They are the most comfortable sandals I own (wonderful soft footbed). After a year of wear, they still look great (black), and have years of wear left in them. I haven't worn my Birkenstocks of the same style (about a year older) almost since I bought the Cushionnaires. They're much more comfortable. I'm a Cushionnaires fan!" —Ms Gal

    Get them from Amazon for $24.99 (available in sizes 5–13; wide sizes 6–13 and colors).

    18. Lace-up boots which can only be described by the following two words: closet staple. This means it might finally be time to replace that old scuffed up pair that's due for retirement.


    Promising review: "I was very pleasantly surprised by these. They’re great shoes in general, but at this price point they’re exceptional. These have been my go-to everyday shoe since I bought them about six weeks ago and they still look great. They are comfortable to stand in for hours; no issues with pinching or rubbing, and no real breaking-in period. The sole has enough grip to walk over some ice or snow, but it’s not insulated so I wouldn’t recommend it for extended use in the snow." —Faye

    Get them from Amazon $38.40 (available in sizes 5-13 and in two colors).

    19. Pointed toe flats, aka the pot of gold you've been going on a treasure hunt for for the past *checks calendar* five years. Some reviewers mention that these make the perfect designer dupe so you can save your precious pennies the next time you need something to match your springtime jeans.,

    Promising review: "True story: I bought myself Gucci mules and hated them. I’ve been wearing a pair of Target knockoffs for a year that I love, and then just bought these for a new mule/loafer style. They fit perfectly right out of the gate, and are super comfy. The $695 Gucci’s got returned, and here I am loving these cheap pretty things!" —Meredith

    Get them from Amazon for $16.09+ (available in sizes 5–13 and four colors).

    20. Fancy flip-flops that should be awarded the superlative of "most likely to succeed on a private beach (sans VIP price tag)." But since most of us can't make it to said beach, might we suggest this free-flowing style for your cuffed denim and an at-home piña colada?,

    Promising review: "I love these sandals. I am ordering another pair as soon as I finish with this review. I can't believe the price! I wouldn't recommend these if you're looking for something with a lot of support though. They have a little cushion and not good if you have a wide foot. I was looking for something different than the average flip-flop and these are the answer. I can wear them with shorts, jeans or a dress. Love them!" —One2sun

    Get them from Amazon for $13.90 (available in sizes 5–13 and seven colors).

    21. Budget-friendly ballet flats destined to be coupled up with every single pair of jeans in your closet. They have an elasticized opening, so your toes can slide in comfortably and won't feel trapped like they might do in other rigid styles.,

    Promising review: "These shoes are absolutely comfortable and go with leggings, skinny jeans, and any dress (very versatile with different outfits). They are comfortable and I seriously wear mine all the time as you can tell from the pics. I have worn mine for several weeks and no issues at all. They feel and look good. I am going to purchase more in different colors." —The Church's

    Get them from Amazon for $15.35+ (available in regular and wides sizes 5–15 and 36 colors).

    22. Gorgeous, supplely soft waterproof leather booties because *these* boots are made for walking [through springtime showers in skinny jeans] and that's just what they'll do... and one of these days, they might just make their way into your cart! 🎶


    Psst! The brand mentions that the toe of this boot is kinda snug, so if you have a wider foot or like to wear thicker socks, they recommend ordering a half size up!

    Promising review: "I essentially had these boots in my cart for a year, and they do not disappoint; they are supportive, they stand up to walking miles in the rain, and they add a touch of refinement to casual and office looks. It only took two full days of wear to break them in, and I will hopefully wear them for years to come."—Julie B

    Get them from Nisolo for $240 (available in sizes 5–11 and three colors).

    23. Platform Converse sneakers that come in both classic canvas and also a show-stopping metallic finish. Reviewers loyal to the OG style are opting for the added height since the elevated sole adds a butt load more comfort. We suspect this new upgrade will serve your skinny jeans *just* as well.,

    Promising review: "I was worried about buying these shoes because I had plantar fasciitis and was recovering by wearing shoes with high arches. These shoes are wonderful!! The padding on the sole is thick and forms around your arch. It's so comfortable to wear and I wear these every day for 10+ hours. I love that they're platforms because I don't even feel the ground as I walk. I would highly recommend buying these if you are in need of comfortable shoes!" —Maddy's Mom

    Get them from Amazon for $37.99+ (available in sizes 5–11 and six colors).

    24. Zebra strap sandals destined to be the shoes that take you from April through August. Paired with blue jeans? Yes, spectacular. A flowy white dress? *Gah* simply stunning.


    Heads up, the brand mentions that the fit runs big.

    4twenty4 is a Black woman-owned boutique based in Seattle. They pride themselves in selling affordable fashion-forward items for every style and size.

    Get them from 4twenty4 for $18.50 (available in sizes 5–7.5 and 10).

    25. Platform lace-up oxfords for a supremely chic style that has all the elements to complete any ~fancy-casual~ outfit, but especially one that consists of a staple skinny jean.,

    Promising review: "Thought the shoes were cute and read raving reviews, so I bought them. Wow! Sooo cute and extremely comfortable! I’m so excited about these! It feels like you’re walking on a cloud and I cannot believe the price I paid for them. Amazing deal. Highly recommend! I bought my size, an 8, and they fit perfectly. They are not too narrow and they definitely don’t look like 'clown shoes' as someone mentioned. Adorable 10/10!" —Talia

    Get it from Amazon for $27.99+ (available in sizes 5–10 and in five colors).

    26. A casual-chic strappy sandal, the veritably versatile shoe you'll want to reach for the next time you get that last minute "It's 70 and sunny, let's brunch" call.,

    Promising review: "These are my go-to sandals. I wear them so often — almost daily. This is the second pair I've gotten in this color. The first pair has lasted over 5 years — got a new pair because I'm just not sure how much longer they will last. I wear the sandals with shorts, jeans, dresses, skirts, jumpers - you name it. I live in the South and it's warm most of the year, so these sandals get a ton of use. I have them in dark brown, tan, black and white I wear them so much." —Rebecca G.

    Get them from Amazon for $20.90 (available in sizes 5–13 and six colors).

    27. Franco Sarto patent loafers complete with thick rubber soles and a business-casual tassel, so you can actually make those ripped jeans look more refined than you ever thought was humanly possible.,

    FYI, this is included in Prime Wardrobe so you can give them a trial run if you're a member!

    Promising review: "I needed a pair of dressy shoes to wear with my suits on days when I have to walk a lot. These shoes look sharp and they are so comfortable. I can walk all day in these and guess what, they look great with jeans too! I feel like I have a spring in my step when I'm walking in these and I get so many compliments. I am ecstatic with this purchase. They fit perfect too which I was a bit worried about." —Jane Jernigan

    Get it from Amazon for $50.60+ (available in sizes 5–11 and in three colors).

    28. Handmade slipper socks with suede soles that are part sock, part house shoe, part ballet flat that'll definitely catch the attention of your neighbors the next time you take the trash out.


    AzerbaijaniSocks is owned by Teresa Hamlin who is originally from Minnesota and has been living as an ex-pat in Azerbaijan for 16 years. She saw an opportunity in this sock craft for women in rural parts of Azerbaijan to earn a fair and additional source of income. Each item is handmade and comes with the knitter's name and story written on the tag. And they have two shipping locations: US and Azerbaijan, otherwise they offer free worldwide shipping!

    Promising review: "Extremely comfy and well made, I've pretty much worn them every day since they arrived. Delivery was also super speedy considering they were coming from Azerbaijan!" —Emili Stevenson

    Get them from AzerbaijaniSocks on Etsy for $30+ (available in sizes 6–9 and colors).

    29. Dr. Scholl's wedged sandal that some might say require no break-in period, since even first-time wearers are raving about their comfort. And it's just a bonus that they'll look glorious with a straight pair of Levi's., Amazon

    Promising review: "I cannot say enough about these shoes. I bought them in a camel color first, then had to come back for this beautiful green. I am a teacher, so I am on my feet a LOT. But I also hate wearing flats. I just feel prettier in a heel or a wedge. Anyway, the first time I wore these shoes, I remember turning to my teaching assistant at 4:30 p.m. and saying, "I haven't even thought about my feet once today. These shoes are so comfortable." And it was true. I spent all day wearing these wedges and felt GREAT!" —Mary Claire Becan

    Get them from Amazon for $27.99+ (available in sizes 6–11 and six colors).

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