There are flat shoes, and then there are flat shoes you’d want to wear every day. Case in point: mesh ballet flats. Popular brands like Khaite, Bottega Veneta and Miu Miu put their spin on the unlikely “it” shoe of summer and options spanning from sparkly slippers to embroidered styles have emerged, becoming a big hit amongst celebrities and shoe fanatics (a la me). As for what makes the see-through shoes special, our round-up sums it up nicely.
The mesh ballet flats on our list are chic, lightweight, breathable and ideal for wearing with anything. And by the looks of the dwindling stock available, we’re not the only ones who want to snag a pair. Below, we’ve rounded up various styles to add to your summer wardrobe. FYI, these options do cost a pretty penny, but we consider them a worthy investment. With their versatility and comfortable fit, you’ll find yourself reaching for them time and time again.