universally flattering

Let's be serious. Most of the time, models look good in anything. That's how trends like wedge sneakers get started. But we have to be honest, the rest of the world doesn't always look good in these things. One thing that everyone looks good in? Nude shoes. They elongate your legs  and make your whole body look longer and leaner.

On models...

And on "regular" people...

As you can tell, I swear by nude shoes. I wear these wedges when I want something casual. These pumps for dressier events, and these heels for something a little more fun. And I swear by these flats (I have had a moment of silence every time I finally wear them out).

Another tip? Nude shoes with a pointy toe are even more flattering because they elongate the leg even further.

Here are some of my favorite pairs...