12 Office-Friendly Flats Are (Literally) The Coolest Way To Walk To Work

When it's sweltering out, we try to wear the lightest, sheerest, most barely there duds possible — while still maintaining a level of decency, obvi — and the same principle applies to our feet. Right now, the idea of trapping our tootsies in closed-toe pumps and zipped-up booties sounds terribly unpleasant. And yet, our pool-party sandals aren't exactly appropriate for work. There are office dress codes and pedicure off-days to consider, after all.
So, we went off in search of a compromise: smart and sophisticated flats that are also breathable and comfortable. Here, we've gathered up a few seriously chic options that use mesh, cutouts, and more to make your commute just a little bit cooler.