Zara Silver-Toned Leather Mules
A contemporary alternative to flats, silver kitten heels have an unexpected uptown vibe that adds instant polish to jeans.
To buy: $60; zara.com.
Nina Foster Sandals
Give your weekend look a (slight) boost in these laid-back sandals. An adjustable tie ankle strap and a wide band over the toes offer extra support. Also available in black.
To buy: $138; zappos.com.
Sole Society Kitten Heel Pump
Equally cute with a skirt or boyfriend jeans, these heels add a pop of pattern and color to any outfit. Available in ten colors.
To buy: $70; solesociety.com.
Nine West Xeena Pointy Toe Pumps
Running to meetings all day? These sleek pumps will see you through your schedule in style. Pair them with a sharp summer work dress for an office-ready ensemble. Available in nine other colors.
To buy: $79; ninewest.com.
Trotters Prima Pump
A pointed toe, a ladylike slingback silhouette, and a go-with-anything neutral patent give summer sundresses a polished vibe.
To buy: $100; nordstrom.com.
Alfani Step ‘N Flex Larrk Kitten Heel
Trendy slide sandals in a flattering metallic tone and manageable heel height are all you need to pull together a look that works, even beyond the usual nine-to-five. Also available in black and persimmon.
To buy: $70; macys.com.