15 Beautiful Outfit Ideas: How to Wear Ballet Flats

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This blog post is about how to wear the ballet flats with your outfits. Before continuing, I have to confess that I am one of those people that simply wear the all-white sneakers most of the time when I dress casually, because you simply cannot be wrong with that. Having said that, I rank ballet flats as the second most versatile shoes that can look good with almost all casual outfits. I have put together a list of beautiful ballet flats outfit ideas with a variety of style. Let’s check them out now.

Wear with Denim Shirt & Navy Leggings

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The pale pink or nude ballet flats have the color that matches really well with clothes of almost any color. As a example, you can simply wear a denim shirt and navy leggings with the pale pink ballet flats. Wear a bright green scarf to add some extra cheerfulness to the outfit.

Wear with Blue Knee Length Dress & Denim Jacket

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As another sharp looking casual looking, you can wear a royal blue knee length dress with a denim jacket. Pair the pieces with nude ballet flats. For outfit ideas of similar use of color, please check out our other blog post on how to wear royal blue.

Blue Ballet Flats with Black Sleeveless Maxi Dress

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This outfit does a great job of demonstrating how when you wear a black dress, pair it with shoes or accessories with more unique color to balance out the dark. As a chic and minimal outfit, you simply wear black sleeveless maxi dress with a beautiful pair of blue ballet flats.

Wear with Pink Dress & Grass Hat

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Not only the ballet flats look good with casual street outfits like the ones mentioned, they can also look good in those refreshing spring outfits that you typically wear when you are travelling. Simply wear a mini pink dress with a grass hat to finish this refreshing tourist outfit.

White Sweater Jacket & Jeans

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Here is a good outfit idea for you to visualize how wearing the white sneakers and the ballet flats can look very different with the rest of the outfit remaining the same. For example, if you imagine this outfit with jeans and white sweater jacket is wore with white sneakers, you can imagine how casual, low key and styish you can look. On the other hand, when the outfit is paired with the ballet flats, you will look more chic and mature.

White Cold Shoulder Blouse with Pencil Skirt

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Ballet flats indeed match very well with simple and chic outfits. This this outfit as an example, the black ballet flats are paired with a white cold shoulder mid sleeve blouse and a mini skirt with black and grey pattern. These three simple pieces really form a beautiful outfit that is perfect for a minimalist.

White Knit Sweater with Cuffed Jeans

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For an ultra casual outfit that you may want to wear for grocery shoppings and casual hangouts, you can wear a white knit sweater with cuffed jeans and pale ballet flats. This is one of those outfits that looks very natural with a back pack.

White Sleeveless Polka Dot Blouse & Skinny Jeans

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For a slim fit outfit that is best suited for those of you with a slim waistline, you can wear a white sleeveless polka top blouse with skinny jeans. Simply pair the pieces with black ballet flat to complete this elegant and beautiful look.

White Chiffon Top, Black Leather Jacket & Jeans

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As a more stylish and smart looking outfit, wear a white chiffon top with a a black leather jacket and skinny jeans. Match your leather jacket perfectly by wearing the black ballet flats.

Wear Pleaded Skirt & Knit Sweater

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An interesting trick of color usage is to match the color of the shoes and the skirt. For example, you can wear a pale pleaded midi skirt with ballet flats of the exact color. For the top, you can wear a knit sweater of grey or green. This two-color combination really makes the outfit so warm and comfortable looking.

Longline Brown Leather Jacket

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For a tougher look, you can wear a longline brown leather jacket over a grey knit jacket. For the bottom, wear black leather pants and black ballet flats. In some other blog posts, I have talked about how to power dress formally for work. On the other hand, this particular outfit is a good example of how to power dress with a casual outfit.

Wear with White Blazer & Cuffed Jeans

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This is a good business causal outfit idea that involves the white blazer and cuffed jeans. What makes the outfit stand out is the shocking pink ballet flats.

Striped Vest Top & Polka Dot Mini Skirt

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For a summer look that has a touch of artistic feeling, wear a black and white striped vest top with a a black polka dot mini skirt. Instead of pairing with white sneakers and look more sporty, wear black ballet flats for a more chic and artistic look.

Red Oversized Shirt with Black Shift Dress

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I would like to throw in an outfit idea that involves the color of red here. I agree that not everyone looks good in red for some reason, but for those of you that do, there is no reason for you not to try look stunning with the bright color. As a red outfit idea, you can simply wear a black shift dress inside and layer a red oversized shirt jacket over it. Pair them with red ballet flats to complete the outfit.

White Blouse with Sheer Sleeves & Black Mini Dress


Black ballet flats look really nice when put together with black and white outfit. For example, you can pair them with a white blouse with sheer sleeves and a black mini dress.

For those of you like me, who simply pair every casual outfit with white sneakers, hopefully the outfit ideas would make you want to try something different, the ballet flats in particular. If you are interested in this blog post, make sure you also check out our other blog post on all sorts of outfit ideas.