Find the perfect flat boot to suit you with our round-up of this season's most stylish picks...
A pair - or two - of flat boots is a must in every woman's wardrobe. Thanks to the vast and impressive range on the high street right now, there's some for every occasion, from work and formal events to the bar and off-duty days in the city. Different colours and textures mean that there's a dream pair of flat boots for everyone.
Prefer a knee high boot over your skinny jeans? The shops are awash with on-trend flat knee high boots that you can team with denim at the weekend, or a pencil skirt in the office. If you prefer comfortable office shoes, we have smart versions to take you from the boardroom to the cocktail bar in one stylish step, and slouchy off-duty flat ankle boots to withstand a walk in the country or a long lunch with the girls.
The best thing about a pair of flat boots is that they're not only effortlessly stylish but also incredibly comfortable. Although we love a good wedge shoe or a pair of stylish high-heeled boots, they're not ideal for walking around or standing on our feet all day. But there's no need to worry about sore feet and blisters on your toes, because our pick of the best flat boots are definitely made for walking.
From the riding boot that screams country chic to the biker boot that will give your outfit a rock chic edge, these are the picks that your shoe cupboard needs. A flat boot never goes out of style, so invest now and you'll be able to reap the benefits year after year.
Whatever your price range, taste or needs, click through our pick of the best and find your perfect pair of flat boots now...
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French Connection Devon Flat Ankle Boots, £115
Comfy flats always have a great cost-per-wear. We love these French Connection Devon Flat Ankle Boots - the perfect pair of shoes to throw on when you just don't know where to start. The shape and colour make them a perfect wardrobe update that will last well into next year.
Dune Pingoo Side Zip Quilted Panel Ankle Boot, £140
These look like a hug for your feet! Feel comfortable and look fab all day in these Dune Pingoo Side Zip Quilted Panel Ankle Boots. A hybrid of boots and slip-on trainers, these are totally on-trend right now and will add a cosy edge to your outfit in an instant.
Jimmy Choo Yule Leather Biker Knee Boots, £695
High fashion is possible in flat boots. These Jimmy Choo Yule Leather Biker Knee Boots may be pricey, but the timeless style means you'll wear them for years. They'll look just as great with a skirt and tights as they will zipped over jeans.
Topshop VIP Biker Boots By CJG, £150
Biker boots are re-imagined for every season, and we love these quirky animal-print Topshop VIP ones by CJG. If the thought of wearing leopard-print scares you, slight hints are the perfect way to embrace the trend. Wear with all black everything to really make an impact.
Russell & Bromley Quilt Heel Riding Boots, £295
Temperatures might be falling, but there's no need to discard those stylish pencil skirts - just team them with opaque tights and Russell & Bromley's Quilt Heel Riding Boots. Finish your look with a chunky knitted sweater and belted coat.
ASOS Leather Brogue Lace Up Boots, £55
We love this new spin on brogue shoes. Pair these ASOS Leather Brogue Boots with an oversized jumper and comfy pair of jeans for a stylish look that's so easy to wear.
Topshop Basing Chelsea Boots, £42
Chelsea boots have long been a favourite of ours, but this ultra-cool pair from Topshop take the 'country-chic' look one step further with an uniquely shaped panel. We'll be styling them with black jeans and a striped shirt, for a stylish, laid-back look.
Kurt Geiger Boots, £159
Whilst it's still chilly outside, over-the-knee boots are here to stay! An easy way to embrace the slightly daunting trend is to wear them flat instead. Pair these Kurt Geiger boots with a skirt and polo neck to make the most of the 60s trend, or just throw them on over jeans. Either way, they're guaranteed to be the stand-out piece of any outfit.
River Island Cut Out Ankle Boots, £38
Try something really different with these River Island cut out boots. We love the unique fastening and dark red hue. Wear with skinny jeans for a rock-chick vibe.
ALDO Mariette Boots, £120
You don't need to be a jockey to rock the ever-lasting riding boot trend - saddle up in this chic pair from ALDO, and be the shoe envy of all your friends.
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Abigail Malbon is a journalist who has written for the likes of CN Traveller, Evening Standard, Red and Cosmopolitan. She likes pina coladas and exploring new places.
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