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Mules Are Everywhere Right Now But We’re Still Psyched to Buy Them

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Admit it, you’re in the market for a pair.

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The comfort and ease of the mule is no secret at this point. The backless shoe slid into the spotlight a few seasons ago, and judging by the options out this spring, they’re not going anywhere.

Takes on the style range from high heel to no heel, closed or open toe, brightly colored or classic neutral — no matter where you’re going, there is probably a pair out there that will work perfectly, day or night.

Once you figure out what you want them to look like, deciding where to get your mules brings its own never-ending list of options, too. From indie designers like Suzanne Rae to mass retailers like ASOS and H&M, you can find the style pretty much everywhere. So here, in an effort to not overwhelm you with that word, we’ve rounded up 16 of the best mules out there right now — hitting every budget — to get you going.

Ivory embroidered mules.
Aldo Yaessi, $80
Brown snake skin textured heeled mules.
By Far Sienna Brown Mule, $265
Red suede strap mules
Marais USA Jane Mules, $235
Blush kitten heel mule.
Mansur Gavriel Pointed-Toe Mules, $338
Burgundy mule with hardware
Dorateymur Galaxy Mule, $445
Striped metallic open-toe loafers with wooden heel.
Loeffler Randall Kenna Block Heel Mule, $395
Baby blue mules with birch colored block heel.
Intentionally Blank Jones Mule, $167
Lime green heeled mules
Maryam Nassir Zadeh Penelope Heels, $410
Beige colored suede mules.
Vagabond Ayden Mules, $90
Bold blue mule with gold hardware detailing and multi-textured heel.
Neous Pointed Toe Mules, $425
Wooden leather mule with wooden circle heel.
Mango Wooden Leather Mule, $70
Blush colored wooden heeled clog mule.
Rachel Comey Mars Mule, $391