The Best Shoes to Wear With Every Pant Type, Found

Getting dressed can feel like an intricate puzzle. You have to piece together staples, think about where your day will take you, and figure out if everything works together or not… When it comes to fashion, there are no hard-and-fast rules, because you can and should be able to wear whatever you feel most comfortable in, but there are certain pieces that work better together than others—especially when it comes to your footwear.

Not sure about which shoes to wear with every pant style? That’s alright: We’re here to help make the hard footwear decisions a tad bit easier for you with our definitive styling guide. Wide-leg pants, for example, call for slightly different shoes than a pair of tapered pants, while practically every shoe style teams nicely with skinny jeans. Ahead, see how to pick the right shoes to go with your pants, plus shop the styles we’re loving right now for each pants type.