The Ballet Pump is Dead: Long Live The Loafer!

Zara Slip-On Shoes photo

Loafers, slippers and brogues are the new way to wear flat shoes this season. Snap up an on trend pair here...

13 December 2013

Update your party wardrobe for less than £20! Elegant and demure without looking frumpy, Zara's slip-on shoes (opens in new tab) have gone straight to the top of our Christmas party wishlist. They'll work with all your special occasion favourites.

Zara Pointed Moccassin With Tassel, £25.99

Zara Pointed Moccassin With Tassel, £25.99

Pointed flats are big news for winter - as are metallics. Combine your trends with Zara's Pointed Moccasin with Tassel (opens in new tab). Wear with structured dresses, midi skirts or cropped slim fit jeans and a blazer.

Whistles Bette Patent Loafer, £125

Whistles Bette Patent Loafer, £125

Toughen up pretty dresses with these tomboyish Bette Patent Loafers from Whistles (opens in new tab). The high front, coupled with the chic patent leather and oxblood hue up the ante on the regular loafer style. Snap them up now to stay ahead of the fashion pack.

French Sole Hefner Animal Print Slippers, £180

French Sole Hefner Animal Print Slippers, £180

French Sole's Hefner slippers (opens in new tab) in animal print are all you need to refresh that trusty LBD or well-cut tailoring.

Topshop MEEK Cutout Gem Slippers, £28

Topshop MEEK Cutout Gem Slippers, £28

Who says flat shoes can't be glamorous? Finish off your evening outfit with these Topshop MEEK Cutout Gem Slippers (opens in new tab) for a ladylike look that is still wearable.

ASOS LEWIS Slipper Shoes, £35

ASOS LEWIS Slipper Shoes, £35

The slipper shoe trend has been toughened up for winter! Invest in these ASOS LEWIS Slipper Shoes (opens in new tab). The gold embellishment adds a luxe edge to a casual shoe, making them perfect for office parties or off-duty days at home.

New Look Black and Gold Embroidered Slippers, now £10

New Look Black and Gold Embroidered Slippers, now £10

Quirky, on-trend and super stylish, these New Look embroidered slipper shoes (opens in new tab) tick all the right boxes to see you through the festive season. Wear with paired down jeans and classic knits for relaxed Christmas drinks.

Mango Leopard Print Slipper Shoes, £42

Mango Leopard Print Slipper Shoes, £42

Animal prints will be featuring in winter wardrobes everywhere this season, so make sure you are on the money with these Mango Leopard Print Slipper Shoes (opens in new tab). They'll breathe new life in to that trusty LBD.

ASOS MANDEM Pointed Flat Shoes, £35

ASOS MANDEM Pointed Flat Shoes, £35

Be more directional in your fashion choices this season, starting with these ASOS MANDEM Pointed Flat Shoes (opens in new tab). A modern twist on the classic loafer style, these chic new versions will update your wardrobe instantly.

KG by Kurt Geiger Luscious Velvet Embroidered Tiger Slipper Shoes, now £35

KG by Kurt Geiger Luscious Velvet Embroidered Tiger Slipper Shoes, now £35

Go for all out luxury with these KG by Kurt Geiger Luscious Velvet Embroidered Tiger Slipper Shoes (opens in new tab). Wear with paired down jeans and classic knits to draw attention to these new statement pieces.

Russell & Bromley Brewster Snaffle Loafer, £175

Russell & Bromley Brewster Snaffle Loafer, £175

Every woman should own a pair of Russell & Bromley loafers. Great for work (teamed with tailored trousers and a smart shirt), evening events (with tailoring) or the weekend (with skinny denim and a leather jacket), these Brewster Snaffle Loafers (opens in new tab) put a new spin on the classic style.

KG Kurt Geiger Luther flat shoes, was £120, now £69

KG Kurt Geiger Luther flat shoes, was £120, now £69

Update the masculine trend with KG Kurt Geiger's Luther flat shoes (opens in new tab). The paired down super-soft leather will work well with chic tailoring and pretty, feminine details. Go all out on the trend and wear with skinny jeans, a smart blazer and a crisp white shirt. Don't forget your luxe handbag and delicate gold jewellery to complement the mannish separates.

Office Poppet brogues, was £66, now £33

Office Poppet brogues, was £66, now £33

Add an individual touch to your style with a pair of smart brown brogues. These Office Poppet brogues (opens in new tab) are perfect for teaming with black jeans or tights, pretty winter florals and off-duty parkas for an on-trend look that will give your current style an edge.