With all the shoes available every time we walk into a store or ecommerce site, it can be difficult to know what we will actually need or wear. Someone Who Knows is Alex Long, a personal stylist based in Raleigh, NC and the founder of Alex Long Studio, who also provides personal shopping and wardrobe editing services to clients. “Shoes can either make a look or kill it,” Long says, and recently she told me that everyday shoes are one of the things people never seem to get enough of.
Long and I could easily talk about shoes all day long, so who better to advise on the everyday shoes that women need (and might be missing in their wardrobes right now) than she? Keep scrolling to check out the five shoe styles she believes are essential, and shop our picks for each.