F rom lace ups, sneakers and slides to espadrilles and ballet slippers this season is all about the flat. The wearable shoe has quickly become the ultimate style statement, gracing nearly every runway in an array of styles, prints and colours. Now, it's time to inject some chic comfort into your daily style with Buro 24/7 Middle East's guide to the perfect seasonal shoe...

THE SLIDE

Slides have become a cult classic for all fashion-savvy shoe addicts. They're the perfect outfit addition that not only add comfort and fast-fashion but style and luxury to every look. The beauty of the slide is that they can be worn with pretty much everything. Slip them on with your favourite pair of jeans, coolest culottes or a leather mini skirt. 

THE SANDAL

A timeless shoe that has evolved, matured and grown over the years, the Sandal is a wardrobe essential for women all over the world. It's a more stylish flip flop ideal for keeping your day look chic and presentable without heading too far down the easy route. 

THE SNEAKER

The world has officially gone sneaker crazy. From the classics and original shapes to the modernised, high-tech must-haves, it's time to take sportswear to the street and start teaming your tailored suits, A-line skirts and 70's vibe flares with this seasons most sought-after sneakers. 

THE LACE UP

A trend that is still going strong, the lace up is every shoe worshipers dream. Tied up or down your ankle to your knee, they are this season's flat wow-factor. Style them with bohemian-esque minis, floor grazing maxi dresses or distressed denim. 

THE ESPADRILLE

Walk into summer with the laid-back flat that looks good with everything. Designed in neutral shades for the beach or bold patterns for day-time cool, the espadrille is the go-to foot favourite. 

THE BALLET FLAT

The original flat, the ballet pump is a timeless style essential. Not to mention it's the shoe that softens and adds simple elegant style to every look. Now, the ballet has now been re-visited and re-designed in a selection of prints, colours, textures and fabrics.