A fun night out with the girls calls for a killer pair of stompers. While we鈥檙e always down for a platform pump, sky-high heel or even a lace-up ankle bootie, we realize that there are other options to be found. Namely: loafers. Now, now, we know what you鈥檙e thinking. Despite getting a rep for being a strictly business-professional and menswear-inspired shoe, loafers are actually 鈥 dare we say it 鈥 the quintessential going out shoe in disguise. From rad embellishments to sleek finishes, these 15 loafer styles are a far cry from being predictable鈥 or boring, for that matter.

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1.聽Pointed Leather Flats ($120): Take our advice: You鈥檙e going to need a borrowed-from-the-boys聽pair of loafers to complement your daring culottes jumpsuit. Not only are these fashion-forward steppers a complete game changer, but they also look way more expensive than they actually are.

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2.聽Sunstone Loafers ($50): Bye bye, three-inch heels. After a night of dancing, your feet will be thanking you for swapping your going-out shoes聽for these easy-going slip-ons.

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3.聽Too Much Loved Heeled Sandals ($72): Check out聽the tasseled聽block heel that you will inevitably start planning every #ootd around. Yep, they鈥檙e that awesome. Be it a slinky maxi skirt or a Laverne-inspired cutout dress, there鈥檚 no going wrong when you have these heeled sandals聽in your arsenal.

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4.聽Circus Farah Loafers ($80): Rest easy knowing that when fall arrives, you鈥檒l already be equipped with the perfect seasonal flat. When the temps become nippy, pair these guys with socks that peek out ever so slightly for a cool gamine appeal.

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5.聽Silver Pointed Loafer Heels ($81): For an out-of-this-world look straight out of Zenon: Girl of the 21st聽Century (oh yeah, we鈥檙e going way back), these metallic pointers will serve as the ultimate accessory to your LBD.

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6.聽Serling Leather Loafers ($155): That. Cutout. Heel. We digress. DO pair these bad boys with black and white stripes, black pencil skirts 鈥 basically anything that goes along with the #allblackornothing aesthetic.

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7.聽Open Case Leather Black Flats ($135): Fact: Where there鈥檚 a cool pair of tasseled loafers, a #girlboss shall be found. Complete with side cutouts and a baby heel, this loafer is destined to be paired with a printed mini dress and an oversized聽clutch.

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8.聽Pointed Loafer Heels ($33): For days when you want to dress to impress (read: every day),聽rest assured that these patent loafs are anything but basic. Serving as a hybrid between a pointed toe pump and a streamlined loafer, they鈥檒l give you聽the best of both worlds.

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9.聽Locklyn Pointy Toe Pump ($150): ICYMI: All things celestial (think stars and outer space)聽will be having a major resurgence come this fall. For a runway-approved look, these outlandish pumps聽with a sculptural block heel are聽everything. Sign us up.

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10.聽Vevey Vegan Leather Mule ($68): When you get two shoes in one (#twofer), you know that you鈥檝e come across a winning pair. Part mule sandal, part fringe loafer, these chic聽stompers are begging to be paired with a sequined mini.

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11.聽Carima Flats ($258): Ultra-feminine loafers do exist. This snake-printed pair by Kate Spade is sleek enough to be worn with everything from a little white dress to boyfriend jeans and a blanket scarf. Sounds like a solid plan to us.

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12.聽Uptown Calf Hair Pump ($90): Here鈥檚 a killer pump that will catch the eye of both uptown and downtown gals alike. While the penny-loafer style reads boardroom, the gold accent heel screams聽partay. Need we say more?

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13.聽Pointed Faux Leather Loafers ($23): Ah! These rose gold toe-steppers give new meaning to fancy feet. Keep on movin鈥 to the groove with this stylish pair that can be dressed up with a little black dress or paired down with boyfriend聽jeans.

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14.聽Maxie Pointed Flat Shoes ($72): No need for a statement necklace when you have a聽well-placed embellishment at the tip of your toes. Not only will聽these witchy flats look fab with a pair of skinny jeans, but they鈥檒l also make any shift dress look like a million bucks.

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15.聽Eyes Glitter Flats ($287): If it鈥檚 good enough for our favorite international style blogger Chiara Ferragni, then it鈥檚 good enough for us. These cheeky flats from Chiara鈥檚 namesake collection are *almost* too good to be true. While the diva status is undeniable, who says that鈥檚 a bad thing? Wink, wink.

Will you be trading in your heeled pumps for a pair of statement-making loafers? Tell us in the comments below!