In a perfect world, every shoe we slip into would be painless, pretty, and pose no permanent damage to our bank accounts. But, since S.F.’s notoriously stubborn inclines seemingly won’t allow for the whole no-discomfort part, we’ve had to make do with sacrificing at least one of those tenants on the regular. Until now, that is!
Yes, believe it or not, there are oodles of steppers out there that aren’t just cute, but also hill-friendly and budget-friendly. Want proof? We surfed the Interwebs to deliver you these 12 pairs of hot soles that are a triple threat — and under $50. Whether you find yourself on a brisk urban hike or strolling the Ferry Building for autumnal goodies, we think these babies are the quintessential fall must-have … that your wallet will have absolutely love.