When it comes to accessories, I tend to go through add-on phases. Right now, I'm really into hair accessories—be it hairbands, scarves or clips. A few months ago, it was handbags I found myself buying en masse. However, there's one extra to which I'm forever devout; shoes.
Trainers, heels, winter boots—I never met a shoe style I didn't like. But, standing at 5ft 3", I've long found flats the trickiest to pull off.
To say I struggle to find flat shoes that don’t make my legs look like that of a dachshund (I should know—I have two) is no overstatement, which is why I always relied on a small heel to give me a subtle prop. However, with so many gorgeous flat shoes on offer this season, I made it my mission to discover how to look taller in flats.
Keep scrolling to see the pairs plus the all-important styling tricks best-suited to those of us looking to give the appearance of extra inches in the height department.