Fall is dictating that flats are more essential than ever (especially with pencil skirts). These pointy-toe black shoes exude French girl-chic and yet can stand up to this New Yorker's pounding the pavement.
1. Michael Kors cashmere sweater, $775, netaporter.com
2. Joomi Lim earrings, $85, shopbop.com
3. Lulu Guinness pouch, $92, asos.com
4. Madewell flats, $98, madewell.com
5. Topshop pencil skirt, $56, topshop.com