Mesh ballet flats are trending – here are our favourites from the high street

They’re a sheer delight

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by Ella Shire |
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What’s the perfect balance between a flat shoe and a sandal you may be wondering? Well, it's time to become acquainted with the Mesh Ballet Flat – AKA this season’s must-have shoe.

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve probably noticed mesh ballet flats taking over on your IG feed recently. Everyone from our fave influencers to A-listers have been spotted in the new cult shoes and it is easy to see why. They’re super comfy and will look great with pretty much any outfit.

Not sure if they’d actually work IRL? Take inspiration for when things heat up from model Elsa Hosk, who paired hers with a beachy crochet dress.

Keeping things casual? Pop them on with your basic jeans and and slogan tee combo for a simple yet elevated look, or if you’re after something a little fancier for date night, then try popping them on with a maxi dress or slip skirt.

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Best of all, these chic shoes are perfect for when things start to heat up but you’re not feeling sandal ready – it’s ok, we all know there was a rush for pedicure bookings once the sun came out.

Fancy getting in on the action? Then you’re in luck as we’ve searched the high street to find the best mesh ballet flats out on the high street right now.

SHOP: the best mesh ballet flats 2024

If you prefer to wear flats to an event so you can dance the night away, these are for you. Perfect for an occasion but still rocking the trend.

Bershka mesh ballet flats with buckles
Price: £16.09 (WAS £22.99)

With AIRFIT flexible latex foam insoles these mesh ballet flats are designed to offer greater comfort without compromising on style.

If the classic mesh flat isn't for you, opt for ASOS' backless spin on the shoe, with three buckles and a square toe, these will look great with a pair of tailored trousers.

The all-rounder ballet pump that comes in black, beige and white with a Mary Jane style is your go to for an everyday flat. The embellished feature is made for someone who wants to give their outfit a subtle upgrade.

New Look stone diamanté embellished ballet flats
Price: £29.69 (WAS £32.99)

Don’t fancy wearing heels to your next event? Well, these glistening ballet flats featuring embellishment and a decorative bow will see you from day to night with their comfort supportive technology so you can dance the night away!

A timeless ballet flat with a modern twist. Style these red diamanté embellished pumps with a flowy Summer dress or opt for a chic black or nude jumpsuit for date night.

Get the perfect French girl style with these Bershka double buckle mesh flats in cream. The round toe is perfect for peeping under a pair of baggy denim jeans or a summer maxi dress.

Keep it simple and chic with these nude style, ultra-feminine mesh flats. They feel both casual and delicate whilst achieving the coquette aesthetic.

At £12 you can’t go wrong. Pair these nude mesh flats with anything, from summer dresses to denim pieces. They’re great to commute in and compliment every outfit.

Looking for a flat shoe for a night out? Then we have just the pair. These Zara mesh ballet flats with a double buckle fastening are embellished with rhinestones for the added wow factor.

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