The fact that you don't walk everywhere doesn't make the NYC terrain any less treacherous. After all, those subway stairs take leg power, too! And, it ain't easy getting around in the cold on 4-inch stilettos (or heeled booties for that matter). To give your stems a rest, we've rounded up 14 flat boots that we think are pretty perfect for our sky-high embargo. Transitional and practical without sacrificing an ounce of style, these bad boys will be your partners in crime all fall and winter long.Whether paired with a dressier "going-out" look or as the finishing touch on a casual jeans ensemble, these low kickers will pay it forward long after the credit card bill is paid off. Just don't get the wrong impression — soles this flat still have lots of soul. Click through for the 14 pairs of flat boots we're obsessing, this season.