The Official Preppy Handbook served as the guiding principals behind J.Crew when it opened its doors in 1983. When browsing through the assortment of flats offered by the label you will find that the founding ethos is still present in their designs today. Clean and conservative while stylish and contemporary are the first thoughts that come to mind when looking at a J.Crew flat. Whether you're going to the office or a fun Friday night out, there's a J.Crew flat that's perfect for you. From funky patterns to solid leather the array of flats remains eye-catching and exciting.