The 11 Most Comfortable Work Shoes, According to Our Editors

Blisters? Never heard of 'em.

A collage of the most comfortable work shoes
(Image credit: Design by Morgan McMullen)

When my heels gave me blister scars that lasted longer than my internship, I vowed to my then-20-year-old self to never waste money on an uncomfortable pair of work shoes again. Some of us are still learning our painful lessons, which is why Marie Claire editors are here to prove to you that comfortable (and stylish!) work shoes exist—and, yes, this includes #fancy shoes for those Very Important Meetings. Shop our editors' personal office-approved picks, below.

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Rachel Epstein is an editor at Marie Claire, where she writes and edits culture, politics, and lifestyle stories ranging from op-eds to profiles to ambitious packages. She also manages the site’s virtual book club, #ReadWithMC. Offline, she’s likely watching a Heat game, finding a new coffee shop, or analyzing your cousin's birth chart—in no particular order.