Ballet flats are the shoe of the season on campuses and catwalks alike. No longer the basic shoe to throw on before rushing off to school or work, ballet flats make for a chic and feminine addition to virtually any outfit.
Unsure of how to style ballet flats? Don’t worry – we’re here to guide you on what to wear with ballet flats so you can confidently (and comfortably) strut your stuff!
One of our favorite current fashion trends is Balletcore! Understated, feminine, and oh-so-cute, balletcore is as easy as rocking a great pair of ballet shoes!
Embracing the ballerina aesthetic is simple enough: match neutral-colored ballet flats with a mesh maxi skirt, basic seamless top, and cozy shrug to fully complete the look. For added warmth, incorporate some cute ankle socks with your ballet flats. Perfect for dance practice… or heading to class!
If super feminine ballet dancer vibes aren’t really your thing, try styling your ballet flats in a grungier way. Fashion gurus everywhere are sporting their new ballet flats with ripped shorts and oversized button-up shirts or lace layering tops. Spice up your balletcore look by adding chunky jewelry for an edgier take on the trend!
Dresses & Ballet Flats
Ballet flats are incredibly versatile in that they can be paired with virtually any dress and still look super cute and chic. You’ll never struggle to match your new ballet flats with your go-to dresses as they are both understated and stylish shoes.
Add a pop of color to your everyday black dress with a bright pair of ballet flats for a standout look or throw on a simple black pair with an eye-catching midi skirt for a super cool Parisian vibe.
Ballet flats make a great alternative to high heels when outfit planning for more formal events like date nights or school dances. They’re also exponentially comfier and will make your legs pop in whatever style dress you end up going for!
Check out Balletcore at Tillys for more balletcore inspiration today!