Putting “comfy” and “high heels” into the same sentence just feels like it should be so wrong. After all, we have all walked in those sky high shoes that are killer for your feet. Your foot ache when you take them off, and they still hurt the next day.
But it is possible to find truly comfortable heels. Getting the right heel height is everything here.1.5 to 2 inches heel maximum is recommended. For additional stability, you should also consider shoes with straps across the front of the foot.
Following are the 8 picks just might be what you are looking for:
1) ROCKPORT TOTAL MOTION POINTY TOE PUMP
Yes, these are 3-inch stilettos, If it’s fun and cute and you want to wear it, do it. And even with the high heel height, reviewers describe these as comfy as “walking in flats.” Test them out yourself if needed, you can always wear different shoes while you’re in transit and sport these for the main event.
2) SOFFT ALTESSA PUMP
A 2-inch kitten heel? Check. Foam cushioning for shock absorption? Check. These dole out a professional vibe and are ready for walking around all day at the office. They do have a pointed rather than rounded toe, but sometimes you have to make compromises when it comes to a great heel.3) NATURALIZER OLIVIA
Here is a healthy shoe secret, You can go higher in the heel if you have a platform. Having a half-inch platform on a 3-inch heel, like these peep toe slip ons, actually equals a 2.5-inch heel,The platform keeps your ankle in a friendlier position.4) ROCKPORT TOTAL MOTION KALILA PUMP
A 2-inch heel gives you the height you are looking for without going overboard. Rockport slides in a footbed that hugs your foot and cradles your arch for a good amount of support. And, they are available in three go anywhere colors, taupe or black patent leather or traditional black leather.5) COLE HAAN WARNER GRAND PUMP
A modest heel is made even better by the fact that that it’s block style. “More stability is gained with a wider heel. “You’re less likely to sprain your ankle.” This shoe also features a cushioned footbed and an ankle strap that prevents slippage.6) VIONIC CAMDEN
This brand is dedicated to foot health and comfort. These slip-ons have an arch support to treat your feet, plus the wedge keeps you steady as you walk. The soft leather upper is giving, so it won’t squeeze toes.7) VIONIC JOSIE
Sometimes you need a kitten heel in an animal print, bright floral, or emerald green. Welcome to your new favorite shoe. These have a foam padded insole for cushioning, and thanks to the comfort and style, people are begging for them to make them in even more colors.8) CLARKS ROSALYN WREN MARY JANE PUMP
Flight attendants and cocktail waitresses wear these. Need we say more? These Mary Jane pumps boast a sneaker-like feel thanks to the OrthoLite insole and a 1.5-inch heel, which is blocky to enhance stability. The rubber sole helps prevent slips, too. Because of the cap toe, your feet will feel good from heel to toe.