As a recently converted New Yorker, I have learned that the only thing worse than wearing white after Labor Day is wearing stilettos to a club in the meatpacking district. Naturally, the cosmos came together and decided to situate 80 percent of the nightclubs in New York in an area with primarily cobblestone streets. You're basically asking to face-plant if you wear 3-inch heels in that kind of environment.
Luckily, mannish flats and booties are ubiquitous, so it looks like all of womankind is safe! Whether it's impractical to wear potentially life-threatening footwear, or you simply aren't in the mood, here are 10 alternative shoes that a bouncer will not turn you away for wearing.