1. $175, from APL at Pedder On Scotts
With a knit upper, this pair of sneakers hugs your feet feels like you’re wearing a sock.
2. $144, from Castaner
For when you need that extra lift, these espadrille wedges are a great weekend option to keep in your shoe cabinet.
3. $116, from The World At Your Feet
Local label The World At Your Feet makes the most fitting shoes for your vacation, because once you reach the airport, you literally have the whole world right in front of you! So before jetting off, pick up a pair from their line of cute sneakers and flats, or explore their new line of sandals if you’re going somewhere tropical.
4. $269, from Clarks
We have a confession: for our year-end holidays, we are counting on the Trigenic Flex 2 from Clarks to get us going. The Trigenic range is known for their signature sole, which sees the sole split into three parts. Doing so allows the sole to move and mould to your feet, allowing for better user-product reaction and a more conducive walking experience on the whole.
5. $74, from Puma
Puma makes fantastic walking shoes that are not only comfortable, they are lightweight as well so your ankles will never feel tired after a long day.
6. $197, from MICHAEL Michael Kors
The espadrille slip-on gets a new-season update with an open-front and a strap. Plus, the monstera embroidery is giving us happy, summery vibes!
7. $157, from Geox
Get super-soft steps with a well-padded pair of shoes from Geox. With a cushy sole that buffers your steps, you can now conquer the day without tiring out.
8. $130, from Melissa Shoes
The quirky unicorn print on these ballerina flats are a fun way to add colour, and will pair well with everything from skinny jeans to a simple t-shirt.
9. $87, from Vans
Put a spring in your step with these orange sneakers from Vans. Not only are they super comfortable and tactile, Vans shoes are soled with their infamous waffle soles. We’re talking incredible grip, no matter how slippery the road may be.
10. $224, from ASH Shoes
For a pop-art inspired twist, get these tennis sneakers from ASH Shoes. The bright burst of red and the all-over print give a cool twist to the familiar sneaker silhouette, thereby making it a bit more interesting and fun.