How to Walk in Heels

As Marilyn Monroe once famously said, “Give a girl the right shoes, and she can conquer the world.” But first, the girl must conquer the shoes (and we’re pretty certain Marilyn didn’t mean anything as easy as ballet flats). Try one—or all—of these easy tips, and you’ll find yourself a step or two closer to high-heel mastery.

Cute Winter Boots You Can Wear All Day

Impending winter weather may send you scurrying for your trusty snow boots, but after you’ve safely braved the commute and are warm and dry, shoes that look like they could survive Mount Everest seem a little out of place. Try one of these fashion-forward options instead—designed to keep you weather-proof outside and in style inside.

5 Inspiring Women Who’ve Nailed Their Personal Style

For some women, developing a signature style comes as naturally as breathing. For (many, many) others, just hearing the term makes them hyperventilate. Real Simple asked five effortlessly stylish women—chic, individual, opinionated, and wearing their own clothes—just how they do it.

The Best Party Shoes

Start party season off on the right foot with these sparkly picks.

7 Chic, Comfortable Shoes

Ditch the “commuter flats” and banish bandages from your bag—these pretty pairs won’t cramp your style (or your feet).

6 Reliable Rain Boots

Inclement weather? Take it by storm with these dependable (and cute!) galoshes.

6 Flattering Fall Boots

Welcome cooler weather with these practical yet stylish boots.

9 Trendy Sneakers

Put your best foot forward, with practical (and stylish) footwear that’ll have you wondering how you ever went without.

This Summer's Best Sandals

Forget flip-flops—these stylish sandals are just as comfortable and way more sophisticated. 

7 Comfortable Ballet Flats

Put your best foot forward with stylish flats that won’t break your stride.

7 Annoying Shoe Problems, Solved

With a mix of quick fixes and preventive measures, your favorite shoes can last multiple seasons.