Flats have this horrible stigma of discomfort. You just purchased really cute flats, and you dread having to break them in. You use a pack of band aids hoping to stop the shoes from rubbing on your heel. There is one easy tip we have to help, simply buy your flats a size up. You may have to buy the shoes a size and a half up. I know what you're thinking, " Then the shoes will be too big ". This is not the case at all, the fact the shoe is a size bigger you now have more room. You won't have to worry about your shoes rubbing and squeezing your toes. Keep in mind that every shoe is different depending on the brand. Be sure to try on multiple sizes until you get the Cinderella effect, The perfect fit.