Flats Sentence Examples
The manufactories are largely on the "flats" along the rivers and on the south side.
The marshes extend along the Swale to Whitstable, whence stretches a low line of clay and sandstone cliffs towards the Isle of Thanet, when they become lofty and grand, extending round the Foreland southward to Pegwell Bay, The coast from Sheppey round to the South Foreland is skirted by numerous flats and sands, the most extensive of which are the Goodwin Sands off Deal.
The viali or boulevards form pleasant residential streets with gardens, and the system of building separate houses for each family (villini) instead of large blocks of flats is becoming more and more general.
The latter is interested in converting the granary into flats.
In many cases the rivers as they approach the main stream break up into numerous branches, or spread their waters over vast flats.Advertisement
The west coast throughout its whole length is covered to a depth of some miles with mangrove swamps, with only a few isolated stretches of sandy beach, the dim foliage of the mangroves and the hideous mud flats presenting a depressing spectacle.
When such is the case the beds are called " alkali flats."
Corals would now grow luxuriantly in these shallow coastal waters of increasing temperature, forming reefs and extensive coral flats.
As in most continental towns, the custom of living in flats is prevalent in Vienna, where few except the richer nobles occupy an entire house.
Lowland Tokyo, that part of the city covering the flats on both sides of the river Sumida, is intersected by a system of canals.Advertisement
Most of the suburbs and the city itself are exposed to the southeast winds which, passing over the flats which join the Cape Peninsula to the mainland, reach the city sand-laden.
Red cedar (Cedrilla) abounds in the riverine flats, but the quality is poor and commercially valueless; and oaks are plentiful, but the wood is coarse.
In the case of small and irregular consumers, such as the inhabitants of model dwellings and flats inhabited chiefly by working-class tenants, coin-in-the-slot meters are much employed.
It grows only to a length of 10 in., and is not uncommon in the flats of South and West Australia.
In the lead-mining districts of Derbyshire and the north of England the ore occurs as veins and flats in the Carboniferous Limestone series, whilst in Cornwall the veins traverse clay-slates.Advertisement
In the town, which is only second to Northwich in this respect, large quantities of salt are raised and conveyed to Liverpool for exportation; being shipped in flats down the Weaver, which has been rendered navigable by an elaborate system of locks.
Modern influences, one of the most marked of which is the widespread erection of vast blocks of residential flats, have swept away much that was reminiscent of the historical connexions of the "old court suburb."
The former constructs its tunnels in the sandy flats near the shore at the Cape, but the latter generally frequent higher ground.
These hills consist of a broken range of sandstone and conglomerate dividing the Bannu plain from the cultivated flats of Dera Ismail Khan.
It consists mainly of grey dreary flats covered with selenite; and a little below the surface, gypsum.Advertisement
This was the Drake well, on the flats of Oil Creek at Titusville; it was about 70 ft.
In March flower seeds and vegetable seeds may be sown in boxes or flats in the greenhouse, or in residence windows, or near the kitchen stove.
It is a peculiarity of the domestic accommodation of Bremen that the majority of the houses, unlike the custom in most other German towns, where flats prevail, are occupied by a single family only.
The industry is mainly concentrated round two chief centres, Aix-la-Chapelle and Dusseldorf (with the valley of the Wupper), while there are naturally few manufactures in the hilly districts of the south or the marshy flats of the north.
Brisbane is built on a series of hills rising from the river-banks, but some parts of it, such as Woolloongabba and South Brisbane, occupy low-lying flats, which have sometimes been the scene of disastrous floods.Advertisement
It is easy, then, when the Nile is low, to cut short, deep canals in the river banks, which fill as the flood rises, and carry the precious mud-charged water into these great flats.
When the river rises, these crops, which often form a very important part of the year's produce and are termed Nabari, are still in the ground, and they require water in moderate and regulated quantities, in contradistinction to the wholesale flooding of the flats beyond.
Private houses in these western districts consist chiefly of residential flats, though in the Kasr el-Dubara quarter are many detached residences.
They form indeed excellent pasture-land, while the alluvial flats in the valleys and even some of the lower slopes are fitted for grain and green crops.
There are some low, swampy islands, or mud flats, covered with mangrove thickets, in the lower Guayas river, but they are uninhabited and of no importance.
The town is built on a horseshoeshaped peninsula partly consisting of mud flats, which are spanned by causeways.
The island is covered with low hills rising from flats near the shore to an irregular plateau near the centre.
The deep stream corrodes and cuts down the high ground; but meanwhile alluvial flats are gradually piled up in the shallows.
Such beds, locally known as " alkali flats," are especially numerous in Valencia, Socorro, Dona Ana and Otero counties, and a number of them furnish all the salt needed by the cattle ranges in their vicinity.
The town lies in the midst of orchards and water-meadows, reclaimed from the fens which encircled Glastonbury Tor, a conical height once an island, but now, with the surrounding flats, a peninsula washed on three sides by the river Brue.
There are numerous large expanses of level country, the most notable of these being the plains (cameos) of the Tagus valley, and of Aviz or Benavilla, Beja and Ourique, in Alemtejo; the high plateaux (cimas) of Mogadouro in Traz-os-Montes and Ourem between the Tagus and the upper Sorraia; the highly cultivated lowlands (veigas) of Chaves and Valenta do Minho in the extreme north; and the marshy flats (baixas) along the coast of Alemtejo and the southern shore of the lower Tagus.
Marie, which passes the rapids of St Mary's River; the St Clair Flats, at the north end of Lake St Clair, by which a deeper channel is made through shallow water; and the Portage Lake, in the copper district, which connects that lake with Lake Superior.
The national government constructed the canal at the St Clair Flats in 1871 and contributed land for aid in the construction of that connecting lakes Portage and Superior, which was completed in 1873 and passed under national control in 1891.
Wanstead Flats, adjoining the Park, form another open ground.
Behind the bluffs that form in large part its immediate border its basin is a rolling country, at times sinking into great dead levels like the Yukon flats between Circle City and the Lower Ramparts, some 30,000 sq.
On the Yukon flats it grows in a vast forest impenetrably dense.'
The barren " mud flats," frequently found on the desert floor, result from the drying up of temporary shallow lakes, or playas.
Om the large areas reclaimed from the sea, vast hotels and mansions let in flats have been erected.
In this way the rivers in the delta slowly build themselves up into canals, which every autumn break through or overflow their margins, and leave their silt upon the adjacent flats.
These and the extensive mud flats and deltas at their mouths are often flooded, by which their fertility is increased, though at a heavy cost to the cultivator.
Ilion is a part of the township of German Flats (pop. in 1900, 8663; in 1905, 9489), settled by Palatinate Germans about 1725.
The ore in fine powder is fed in at the top, through a hopper, in a regular thin stream, by a pair of rollers, and in falling lodges on the flats of the bars, forming a talus upon each of the height corresponding to the angle of rest of the material, which is, however, at short intervals removed to lower levels by the arrival of fresh ore from above.
A gas station that fixed flats, a few houses and the store â€“ that was about it.
Dressed simply in a casual, wrap dress and ballet flats, she nonetheless had a body he found beyond appealing.
The commonest examples are the raw sandy gleys associated with sand flats and unripened gleys in marine alluvium and saltmarsh.
He was shot near the rubble barricade in front of Rossville Flats.
A new block of flats is to have the common area with an internal finish of exposed brickwork.
Men who could be hired to carry pails of water up to the tenement flats were called caddies.
The flats are fully furnished and include crockery, cutlery and bed linen.
The vast majority of flats are in poor condition and the consultants recommend that selective demolition should be considered.
Even the humble artisans ' dwellings had been swept away and replaced by blocks of council flats.
The mud flats held a few Chinese egrets, some close by.
I'd like to hear any more anecdotes or info ESP on town flats, which there seems to be a glut of.
The view from the family chalet is of the Rey-Bellet empire, with 100 self-catering flats, a ski school and a snack bar.
Andrew Goddard's oil paintings are of the tidal mud flats of the river Yar in the Isle of Wight.
The Rent Officers do this for every size of property (one-bedroom flats, two-bedroom houses and so on ).
Ayr harbor is a point of historical interest and the south side has recently been redeveloped to include luxury flats.
The Grove is a private retirement scheme built in 1990 offering leasehold flats for people aged 60 and over.
Two two bedroom flats are available, both recently refurbished to a very high standard.
Main feature this month is John Thornley's fascinating account of the EX 181 record breaking expedition to the Utah salt flats.
A computer-generated image of the new store shows the tower block with 200 flats near the new square at Quakers friars.
One night, Miles goes to the flats near his home in search of shellfish, only to discover a giant squid.
Two flats on upper st Giles were on the market for 125k and 120k, but saw they were sold for 90k and 91k.
The commonest examples are the raw sandy gleys associated with sand flats and unripened gleys associated with sand flats and unripened gleys in marine alluvium and saltmarsh.
I have readily mixed the flats and the sharps and double sharps; so grammatical purists will have to hold their protestations.
Many of the once grand homes are now run down flats, houses of multiple occupation and DSS hostels.
Two of the flats on the ground floor have an overhead electric hoist.
The annual increment for flats is 2 per cent, up to a maximum of 70 per cent.
Two flats, probably due to under inflated tire allowing inner tube to get nipped.
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All flats are sold leasehold with a lease of 125 years.
The Operations [sic] said that they don't need lodgers in the flats; they need the owners.
These comprise a complete mix of tenures and house types ranging from one bedroom flats through to four bedroom houses.
The University has a limited number of flats suitable for couples or families.
In a new block of flats it is proposed to use precast concrete floor planks.
The tall poplars there effectively break up the height of the flats.
Towans - Hayle On the Hayle estuary promontory there is a sandy cove, with sand flats on the riverbank.
Up and coming areas to buy flats and houses in Lambeth Brixton has undergone some regeneration.
The water supply to the flats was subsequently reinstated.
Habitats include estuaries, large shallow inlets and bays, subtidal sandbanks, saltmarshes, intertidal mudflats and sand flats.
Day 12 Full day expedition to enjoy the serenity of the immense salt flats.
Many of this season's flats are meant to replicate the look of ballet slippers.
Flats cannot be completely soundproof and noise can be heard easily between floors and walls.
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Most houses and flats are owned on ' feudal tenure ' .
An adjacent block has been sold to a property company which is converting a former warehouse into over 150 flats called Ocean Apartments.
Gone were all the working wharves in their stead were thousands of riverside flats.
Its prevailing aspect is characterized by flat and terraced hills, capped by desert sandstone, with stone-covered flats stretching over long distances.
The area of the original Boston was only 783 acres, but by the filling in of tidal flats (since 1804) this was increased to 1829 acres; while the larger corporate Boston of the present day - including the annexed territories of South Boston (1804), Roxbury (1868), Charlestown, Dorchester, Brighton and West Roxbury (1874) - comprehends almost 43 sq.
It is chiefly in connexion with the letting of lodgings, flats, &c., that tenancies of this class arise (see Flats, Lodger And Lodgings).
Towards the north the hills recede from the coast and on both sides flats extend for distances varying from 5 to 15 m.
This central desert is the Kir, Kej, Katz or Kash Kaian of Arabic medieval geography and a part of the ancient Kaiani kingdom; the prefix Kej or Kach always denoting lowlevel flats or valleys, in contradistinction to mountains or hills.
The manufacture of the wrought-iron " I " beam in 1855 made cheaper fire-proof construction possible, and, with the introduction of passenger lifts (see Elevators; Lifts or HoIsTs) about ten years later, led to the erection of buildings to be used as hotels, flats, offices, factories, and for other commercial purposes, containing many more storeys than had formerly been found profitable.
Current problems were associated with the heavy leaf fall in late October when the retarder brake was too slow and caused many wheel flats.
For flats, there is now a requirement to control reverberation in common parts.
Eight young people confront their fears, hurts and prejudices on the rooftop of a block of flats.
The sagebrush flats are usually alive with various sparrows along with Sage Thrasher.
Some students prefer shared houses or flats, situated either adjacent to or within easy traveling time from the various campuses.
Sky-high prices for large flats are also pushing developers toward smaller units.
Many of this season 's flats are meant to replicate the look of ballet slippers.
The return on residential property investment has stayed static at 4.9% for houses and 5.1% for flats.
The project uses modern methods of construction and will reuse the foundations from the previous on-site structure in the substructure design for the flats.
The Bonefish Grounds are 10 to 20 minutes from the lodge and the tarpon flats start 20 minutes from there.
The tenement blocks on each side of the Citadel, comprising 21 flats, are to be sold off.
For most tenement flats, the escape route will be through the common stair, reached from the entrance door of each flat.
Whilst on their wintering grounds in coastal British Columbia, the birds mainly eat roots and tubers of emergent plants on tidal flats.
There have been several well-heeled women with flats to rent on its books.
Flats are not just worn by tall, willowy women with short dates -- they can be worn fashionably by all women.
The little corrugated church is not long for this world - I predict yuppie flats coming soon.
Of course, flats are always a better option than heels when you don't want to add height.
If you plan on biking uphill or on flats, get a cross-country bike.
We also have been loving Footzyrolls, which are really cute flats you can roll up and carry in your purse.
In the big cities, like the fashionista center of Milan and busy Rome, it would be very common to find modern kitchens filled with sleek appliances and clean lines, and in newer Italian flats, kitchens can be very basic and plain.
It can be casual or dressy and worn with either flats or heels.
They'll go with nearly any type of shoe from a wedgie sandal to a flip-flop or flats.
They're great with flats or boots and go great with tops or jackets that hang down below the seat of the pants.
You can wear rider-inspired boots in the winter and pretty ballet flats in the fall.
Ladies, play with heel heights (but don't forget to buy one really comfortable pair of flats) and guys, feel free to purchase a cool-looking pair of sandals as well.
Ballet flats, ankle boots, cropped jacket, sweater dress, and tunic top.
You'll also find an amazingly versatile shirt dress and perforated jelly flats.
Zappos has cute flats and tons of shoe choices.
Flats with girly details such as quilting, jewels, or bows are cute and can even take you into the fall.
Instead consider satin ballerina flats or pumps or sandals with a low heel.
If that's not to your taste, another good option is simple white or silver ballet flats or pumps, possibly with a glittery or shiny satin finish.
Be sure to bring a pair of flats for the casual activities.
Footwear - Everything from strappy sandals to stiletto heels to ballet flats are offered on cartoon doll websites.
Capri's can be paired with button-up blouses or t-shirts and cute flats that are both stylish and versatile.
Skinny jeans look great with ballet flats, flip flops and low heels for girls who want to look ultra feminine while sporting their new jeans.
This time around, footless tights are most often paired with ballerina flats or flip flops, making the fashion trend one that has been passed down to girls and to babies.
Ballerina flats are a fashionable choice of shoes to go with footless tights, but sandals and flip flops work too.
On dressier occasions, go for Mary Jane shoes or ballet slipper-type flats.
Alongside skinny jeans, there are ballerina flats, belted tops and dresses, and even some big hair now and again.
Lastly, pair skinny jeans with a well-cut cardigan and matching ballet flats for a dressed-up look that's not all lace and ruffles, one of the newest fashion trends for girls.
Pair them with flats for a casual look; ballet flats are perfect.
For shoes, add a pair of flats, sneakers or flip-flops.
For a trendier look, wear a dark Capri under a mini dress with a cute pair of flats.
Maxis look good with flat sandals and heels, but you don't want to try on a dress with heels if you'll wear it with flats, and vice versa.
Since these are worn with dressy flats, you don't want anything bulky.
Other tunics are quite casual and look great with jeans and flats or wedges.
While heels can be worn with casual choices like denim carpis, when wearing tights or capri leggings, flats, boots and shoes designed with a low heel are best unless your top reaches mid-thigh.
With a knee-length skirt, snug sweater, ponytail, ankle socks and ballet flats, for example, you can be a 1950s teenager.
For instance, add ballet flats for a laid-back look or sexy, stacked heels for fashion flair.
For instance, while ballerina flats are ultra comfortable, they visually make one look shorter and heavier if they are the wrong color.
Past this area you'll find Condor Flats, home of the extremely popular Soarin' Over California ride.
Danny and Pilon in Steinback's Tortilla Flats used to drink their rotgut vino out of Mason jars.
Formal shoes such as solid colored flats, pumps or another conservative shoe.
Trade in your high heels for low heels or flats, and be prepared to purchase larger shoes as your feet may swell during pregnancy.
Instead, wear it with low wedges or flats like thong sandals or rubber flip flops.
Women wore Mary Janes, ballerina flats and slingbacks with most of their fashions.
They also look fabulous with everything from flats to heels.
If you simply can't wear heels, opt for a pair of classic black ballet flats.
If not, opt for a pair of stylish flats.
Finish off with a nice pair of heels or some cute flats.
Any type of shoe worked with 80s legwarmers, from sneakers to ballet flats to high-heeled pumps.
Though it's tempting to wear a pair of cute ballet flats, the truth is that liquid leggings look better with a pair of teetering, sky-high heels.
A pair of ballet flats is a comfortable choice for everyday wear, but if you prefer heels, wedges or espadrilles are natural partners for the airy maxi dress.
However, many cut out dresses are blatantly seductive and fashion forward, and ballet flats only serve to kill the avant-garde nature of this trend.
If you're wearing a pair of decorative socks, play them up to their best advantage by pairing them with an understated shoe, like a simple pair of flats.
Flats and pumps were the shoes to sport with the ever-popular stirrups.
Wear a handkerchief halter with microshorts in denim, and be sure to pair the look with casual sandals or flats.
If you prefer low heels, try a pair of embellished ballet flats.
Sweater dresses that are roomier and more casual will look good with flats.
Cool weather flats are perfect for fall and winter, but high-heeled boots (with or without the top of the boot hidden under the skirt) are elegant and chic.
Women who want to make a bold statement may choose to wear a pair of matching flats.
This is an easy weekend look, especially when paired with your favorite pair of jeans and pumps or flats.
They're perfect to wear with everything from jeans and flats to dresses and heels, and they can often complete an outfit if it seems that something is missing.
Add glittering gold jewelry and gold ballerina flats to complete the look.
Choose understated flats or low heels and delicate necklaces and earrings if you decide to wear any at all.
Choose a pair of black pegged pants and flats, and then wear your mini dress like a tunic instead of a dress.
It can be paired with a leotard, corset or camisole on top and contrasting tights and ballet flats to finish off the look.
Tinkerbell is barefoot, but again, ballet flats or even sandals are acceptable to finish off the costume.
A floral wreath with matching adornments on the arms or wrists and ballet flats will finish off your look.
Women can pair white or nude ballet flats with dresses to create an other-worldy look.
Many women also choose to tote a small cosmetic bag, too, and occasionally may throw in a sundress and a comfortable pair of flats for post-lounging activities.
There are pretty ballet flats and kitten heels, so you'll have no problem finding a pair of Manolo's to suit every occasion.
Ballet flats have evolved since they first came into fashion back in the 50s; today you're just as likely to see them with ankle straps, flower adornments, and crazy patterns.
If you wear heels most of the time you may find flats uncomfortable.
Blue flats could be your "something blue."
Since flats just won't do the same thing for your calves as a little heel, enter the dressy sandal platform shoes!
Flats are the best shoes to wear with your new Spring clothes.
Ballet flats will go with both your capris and your dresses.
A red pair will look great with black and white polka dots, but patent leather ballet flats are also a hot look in any color.Look for an array of shoes with sequins, glitter and other sparkles.
While many people associate dress shoes with high heels and strappy sandals, you can look just as elegant in a pair of kitten heels or flats, if that's the style you prefer.
Even flats, if they don't have the right amount of support and grip, can prove treacherous if you try to walk any kind of distance in them.
Unlike high heels which pitch you forward over your center of gravity, or flats which encourage you to lean back, your walking shoes will encourage you to keep your back straight and your body balanced.
That's why regular flats are no good; the soles are typically too smooth to be of much use when you're out walking.
Running shoes, meanwhile, have rubber soles will that will slip on ice and water just as easily as your flats will.
Browns, golds, and ivories dominate the collection, although the famous Gucci horse bit design gets a showing in court shoes, sandals, and flats.
Finally, limit the wear of these shoes to just part of the day and switch out with tennis shoes or comfortable flats.
For women, there are also classic Mary Jane sneakers, modern slides, and casual flats.
The shoes here are slightly more casual, with some flats and boat shoes making an appearance alongside the higher heels.
Flats may not do the fabulous things for your calves that high heels can, but they're much more comfortable.
Flats seem like the ugly stepchildren of the average woman's closet, stashed between the sexy stilettos and walking shoes or gymwear.
Flats, instead of making you look frumpy as many women fear, can make you look elegant.
Plenty of women out there love flats for everyday wear.
Since heels lengthen the legs and flats don't, you can get away with longer skirts without shortening your legs by wearing heels.
With flats, you'll want to show a bit more of your leg, since there's no lengthening illusion.
Petite girls look amazing in minis with flats.
While women get it easy, with a wide choice of strappy sandals, cute flats and flattering-but-comfortable platforms, the choice in men's sandals has never been particularly awe inspiring.
They're flats, but the detailing makes them anything but two-dimensional.
Women with large feet used to be limited to flats in neutral tones and classic shapes.
While you'll find a token few flats and flip flops in the current collection, the majority of the shoes here are glamorous rather than practical.
This is the ideal opportunity to slip into a pair of Jessica Simpson flip flops or flats, which add a little bit of style to an otherwise ordinary outfit.
There are a few styles of footwear that every woman should own, and high heel boots, along with a great pair of stilettos and a funky pair of flats, are one of those styles.
In fact, flats are quite popular at the moment, as well as wedge heels, which are one of the most comfortable types of heels to walk in.
The styles offered vary, from boots to flats, wide width shoes to narrow width ones.
Styles are typically on the funky side, with flats in metallic gold and red glitter.
This season, flats took an Asian theme so wearers can be unique and stylish in comfort.
Shoppers who visit Bakers will find a selection of casual shoes, boots, pumps, dress shoes, flats, and everything else in between.
One sexy look is flats with a tunic top and opaque leggings.
It doesn't even matter what style you're going for--boots, flats or loafers.
Ballet flats stay classic with simple bows, but pearlized and metallic leathers give this standard style a flirty kick that will get you noticed.
Pointy-toed flats like these looks stunning with pinstripe pants and a matching suit-jacked!
Pairing a tennis dress with flats or sneakers keeps the dress length in decent territory as tennis dresses are notoriously short!
Generally, ballet flats should be shunned when it comes to evening wear.
Some designers swear that flats, with their old Hollywood glamour, are versatile enough for nighttime.
Flats are an excellent day shoe, but evening activities should be accompanied by a little lift.
From cute flats to dramatic wedges, Michael Antonio provides sandals, dress shoes, and boots for the sophisticated woman.
Piets are also ballet flats with one exception; these are slingback flats.
From ballet flats to leather pumps, Naturalizer shoes for women are decidedly feminine, even as much as they are practical.
These shoes are made for living - beautiful sandals to wear with summer dresses, sleek flats to pair with slacks, and stylish heels to match skirts and pantsuits.
Simple beige flats are dressed up with a sweet bow and cream polka-dots for a dreamy girl-next-door look.
At first I wasn't going to "do" heels because there are so many ways to make flats and low heels beautiful, charming, fresh, and elegant -- and even sexy.
New styles like their Prima ballet flats make nightmarish dress shoes a thing of the past - you can have casual comfort in the look of a cute dress shoe.
High-heeled shoes will look more sophisticated than flats.
Although carefree flats are very popular among Clarks fans, the company also manufactures high heeled shoes and boots.
While there are high-heeled Clarks shoes to be had, Clarks tends to be more known for mules and flats.
Some sandals are simple flats, while others feature high heels or ankle ties; boots come in ankle length or the more traditional full leg length.
Ballet flats need to be flexible enough for the wearer to feel comfortable that her shoes won't fly off as she leaps through the air.
The flats are suitable for men and children, while the heeled shoes can be worn by older girls and women.
Indulgent materials like snake skin are suddenly slithering onto everything from snazzy platforms to cute flats, rhinestones are all over the most glamorous gladiator sandals and even flip flops have taken a decidedly dressy turn.
Pastry has recently started a line of sandals and flats.
More importantly, they are as multi-colored and cute as ever, in styles ranging from retro wedgies and ankle-straps to ballet flats to flip-flops.
J Crew has a line of jelly ballet flats at reasonable prices.
You can find thongs, gladiators, heels, flats, opaque material, sheer material, and more.
Their Xhilaration® Gasha Jelly Flats are a throwback to those childhood days.
Yellow Box also designs boots in a variety of styles (including heeled, flat, wedge and even cowboy) and basic flats appropriate for everyday and office wear.
Women who frequently wear high heels can give their feet a break by wearing flats.
Despite their popularity, flats typically aren't the shoes most women think of when they're planning their ensemble for a big night out.
That's no knock against flats, of course - it's just that heels are usually the shoes of choice to wear with long, flowing gowns, little black dresses and anything remotely dressy and upscale.
This remains true and will for as long as gorgeous heels continue to saturate the market, but many women are now turning to flats as a stylist alternative to sky-high dress shoes.
These All Black Woodstock flats bring a unique element to an otherwise basic shoe with a woven satin ivory upper and a reserved sheen.
A great place to visit is Advantage Bridal, where satin ivory flats can be decorated with everything from bright red rosettes to blooming organza flowers.
They include everything from ruffled ballet flats and shiny ballet slippers to translucent jelly slides and wooden thong sandals.
Plus, it has a pouch for carrying your shoes in case you decide to slip into a pair of simple flats.
Consider a pair of sequined, satin flats if your long dress just barely grazes the floor when you walk and you're tall.
Heels could make the dress appear to be an awkward length, but flats will not only keep your dress falling at an elegant level, they will also keep your feet feeling better than they would in heels for hours.
Again, silver comes to the rescue here because if your dress is long and you choose flats, you're not wasting money on a dye job that no one will see.
The online shoe collection is organized into shoes, boots, pumps, sandals, wedges, flats, evening, loafers and slippers.
Now that flats have made a comeback, low heel prom shoes can be stylish and comfortable solutions for a teenage girl's big night out.
Dyeables are satin shoes that come in almost any shape and style from high heels to flats.
Flats like the Mason or Kenya can be dressed up or down.
From bumped-up toes to platform heels, you can add height, change the look of your outfit, or just dress things up instead of wearing plain black flats.
The brand offers standard fare like clogs and flats, but it also does boots and sporty sandals for the more adventurous among us.
Even flats tended towards the pointy and were equally bright.
In a day and age where women everywhere have embraced the ballet flat, it should come as no surprise that more and more designers are creating dressy flats.
Men's products include loafers, sneakers, lace ups and boots, while women's products include the same, as well as pumps, ballerina flats, slides and sandals.
Although kitten heels are still very feminine - they don't necessarily bear the advantages of either high heels or ballet flats.
Flats are generally comfortable and can be flattering to the leg.
From his classic metallic ballet slippers to his charming mouse ballerina flats, there's something for everyone in the wide and varied mix.
This isn't unheard of in the world of designer fashion, but it's often possible to score Jacobs' flats at great prices.
Little leather "ears," crystal "eyes," whiskers and even a tail are the adorable elements that make up the Marc by Marc Jacobs patent leather mouse flats.
There are hot pink styles adorned with black hearts, zebra prints and even flats etched with images of Miss Marc, the designer's signature "mascot."
If you're seeking flats for the office, consider a pair of pointy-toe slip-ons from the original Marc Jacobs lineup.
These fun flats are available in plenty of shades - including teal, pink and black - and are adorned with a diminutive Marc by Marc Jacobs nameplate.
Many of Jacobs' patent flats feature bow adornments, crystal-encrusted stars and even the designer's signature turn-lock accent (which often appears on his handbags).
Available in gold and champagne, these comfortable, soft flats exude endless shine and feature a strap around the ankle for an impeccable fit.
All of Chanel's ballet flats are made of 100 percent lambskin leather, making them some of the softest, most comfortable shoes you will ever wear.
From grosgrain-laced sneakers to charming ballerina flats, they make options that can even be worn on the weekend.
From flats to peep toes, sandals everywhere are being given the ruffle treatment.
Step into a pair of sleek ruffled flats and reap the comfortable, stylish rewards.
Not only are flats no brainers in the versatility department, they also seem to be the shoe of choice when it comes to ruffle sandals.
If ballet flats are more your speed, consider a pair of flat thong sandals.
They mirror the clean silhouette of flats and ensure endless comfort.
Report Sawyer flats ($60) feature a demure ruffle detail along the heel cup, which adds just a touch of intrigue to an otherwise simple shoe.
For a bolder approach, try Steve Madden's Florale flats ($69.95).
When you tuck your feet into almost four-inch heels, you can't expect the level of comfort you'll have in flats, or the mobility.
Shorter women can sport flats, but for added inches, they can also opt for wedge sandals.
The shoe features a soft rounded front toe and looks a lot like ballet flats, but with a stylish twist.
In addition to this classic style, the lineup for men, women and children has grown over the years to include sandals, flats, heels, wedges, boots, flip flops, slip ons, medical and work footwear and much more.
You can always wear that dramatic pair of stilettos to take your walk down the aisle and change into flats to dance the night away at your reception.
If flats are more your style, you'll find plenty of comfortable bridal shoes with no heels.
Bellissima Bridal Shoes has flats, sparkling flip flops and heels of all sizes.
The Dyeable Shoe Store carries flats to sky-high heels, all perfect for brides.
You can opt for a shoe change between wedding and reception or you can spend the entire day in comfortable flats.
You'll find thong and sandal types, as well as cute ballet flats and gladiator sandals.
These unique jelly-like shoes come in a variety of styles, from flats to heels to sandals.
From cute summer wedges and stylish flats to corporate slip-ons and dressy slingback heels, there are styles available to suit all women.
Unfortunately, typical summer shoes, such as high-heel wedges and even basic flats, may not always be practical for diabetics.
Not all of the sandals you'll find are built for comfort, but you still have plenty to choose from, including wedge heels, gladiator sandals, flats, strappy sandals and more.
Besides flat sandals, you'll find sparkle jelly shoes in ballet flats, thongs, heeled sandals and even tap shoes.
Names like Stuart Weitzman have joined the jelly craze and designed ballet flats in rubber jelly material.
The range includes everything from office-appropriate flats to playful summer sandals.
The company's Campana flats feature "webs" of jelly straps that entwine their way all around the shoe, from the toe to the heel.
The company offers a huge selection of flats in many different designs.
From elegant ballet flats to casual slip-ons and sports shoes, Gabor has you covered.
Opt for sleek, soft leather styles if you want something exceptionally versatile, or brighten up your fall wardrobe with a pair of suede flats in dramatic colors.
At any given time of year, women can expect to find a range of boots, sandals, flats, loafers, pumps, and more, all in a variety of classic styles and neutral colors.
Dress shoes such as pumps, flats, slip-ons and slingbacks go on sale during much of the year, so stock up when you can.
While a particular pair of flats may fit, it might not be a great choice if it does not provide the very necessary arch support that people with flat feet require.
Today, though, there are wide width shoes available across the board, ranging from demure flats to sexy high heels and everything in between.
Women with wide feet can wear heels, flats, sneakers, loafers and boots in comfort.
Flats are generally not flattering on wide feet, and they can also be quite uncomfortable unless they feature a strap to hold the foot securely in place.
Known for his sexy, fearless footwear, designer Sam Edelman's eponymous shoe collection is full of eye-catching flats, heels, sandals and boots for women.
Boots are safer than flats or heels for walking in rain or through snow, and they keep feet warm and dry.
Known for elaborate shoes with glamorous details, Badgley Mischka's bridal shoe range includes flats and heels.
Airwalk footwear comes in a range of styles such as sneakers, boots, sandals, clogs and flats.
Bridal shoes come in styles such as pumps, sandals, flats and slides.
With styles that run the gamut from flats to heels, there is one for every woman.
Brocade fabric can be used on sandals, pumps, flats, wedges and even on bridal boots.
Heel heights range from ballerina flats to low heels to medium-high heels to high heels.
You'll also have more options available to you, including flip flops, pumps, slingbacks and flats.
Some styles, like the wedges and ballet flats, could almost be considered trendy, though they err on the side of reliable, classic shoes that go with everything.
Originally, they lived in Five Points and Selby Flats, only later did they move to the fictional town of Springfield, Illinois.
The Square consists of several streets, flats, various businesses and a bustling market and busy pub in the center of it all.
For most people, flats abs are something earned, not given.
If you're going the semi-sheer red leggings route (though not technically nylons, they're worn that way), slide on a pair of black flats and you're on your way.
A gas station that fixed flats, a few houses and the store – that was about it.
A pair of ballet flats caught her attention, and Jessi pulled them on.
In seasons of drought they are hardly more than swamps and mud flats, which for a time may become a grassy plain, or desolate coast encrusted with salt.
The western side of Table Mountain faces the Atlantic, and is flanked by the hills known as The Twelve Apostles; to the south Hout's Bay Nek connects it with the remainder of the range; on the east the mountain overlooks the Cape Flats.
Ionia was settled in 1833 by immigrants from German Flats, near Herkimer, New York.
Most of the small closed basins, however, contain "playas," or alkali mud flats, that are overflowed when the tributary streams are supplied with storm water.
With the exception of the alkali flats, no portion of the desert is devoid of vegetation, even in the driest seasons.
Shelving gradually upward from the low flats of Siberia the general continental level rises to a great central waterparting, or divide, which stretches from the Black Sea through the Elburz and the Hindu Kush to the Tian-shan mountains in the Pamir region, and hence to Bering Strait on the extreme north-east.
Whole forests, vast quarries of granite, and hills of gravel were used in fringing the water margins, constructing wharves, piers and causeways, redeeming flats, and furnishing piling and solid foundations for buildings.
The adjoining Quincy market may be mentioned because its construction (1826) was utilized to open six new streets, widen a seventh, and secure flats, docks and wharf rights - all without laying tax or debt upon the city.
The improvement of the Back Bay and of the South Boston flats was in considerable measure forced upon the city by the commonwealth.
It was very difficult to burn, and when dumped into rivers and creeks was carried out by flood water to fill the edges of the flats with a decaying and offensive mass of vegetable matter.
It is an unlovely place, surrounded by mud flats, and a hotbed of malaria.
Bright or yellow plug and smoking leaf are grown on the pine uplands and pine " flats," and a small amount of cigar tobacco on the flats, prairies and " bluffs."
In the dry season, the autumn and winter, on the other hand, there is danger of grounding on the constantly shifting flats and shoals.
North of the Zoutpansberg the ground falls rapidly, however, to the Limpopo flats which are little over 1200 ft.
Throughout the better residential quarters of London the number of large blocks of flats has greatly increased in modern times.
Though the cathedral crowns the hillock round which clusters the old part of the town, a large portion of the newer town is built on the alluvial flats on either bank of the Rhone.
The drainage of the Bolan and Nari finally disappears in the irrigated flats of the alluvial bay (Kach Gandava), which extends 130 m.