Comfort key: The platform pump is fun and adventurous and can be surprisingly comfortable if you look for a few difference-makers--a wide
upper-foot strap for extra support, shock absorption for padding, and an angled platform under the ball of the foot to reduce
lower back pain.
Editor’s Pick: The “Heather” heel from Jeanne Jarvaise. This shoe’s a shocker! It feels so soft on the ball of the foot.