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By this point in the summer, you've surely got your slide-sandal game on lock. But for those days when you want to look ever so slightly more polished, might we recommend another kind of slide? The flat mule.

It's essentially a summery version of a ballet flat--that can transition seamlessly into autumn. Here's how to wear 'em and where to get 'em.

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How to Wear Them: With Shorts

Crisp linen bottoms and a light cashmere top are always a sophisticated combo. Keep it classy with a tasseled, pointed-toe loafer.

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How to Wear Them: With a Dress

Treat the mule just like you would any other ballet flat. Luckily, these are way chicer but pair just as well with skirts.

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How to Wear Them: With White Jeans

Summer's favorite staple gets a fashion-forward punch.

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How to Wear Them: With Workwear Trousers

Make sure your hem hits just above the ankle. You'll want the full silhouette to be seen.

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