While covering a small shoe collection there are two rules which men can follow. First – spend on shoes as much as you can. Second – go without classic hotfoot style. When it comes to shoes, think about quality, not quantity.
Where ever you go, the first thing people note in you is shoes. The rule of thumb is to have fewer pairs as possible but there is another rule – go brutal. You should have a pair for every occasion – for the wedding, for the gym, for office, for meeting etc. Below is the list that will cover every occasion men can go to. So have a go at this list and choose the pair which matches your personality and requirement.
There are many people who are attracted towards chunky trainers, but minimalist sneakers are the real deal. In most of our outfits, these tennis shoes have become an important part. Don’t mix these leather made shoes with those made with plimsoles. You can wear these shoe anywhere as they have versatile USP.
You can wear these with jeans, chinos, shorts, and tees. But there is a drawback to these pairs as they have a used-to date and after that, they look worn out. Never wear them for exercise and try to keep them as fresh as possible.
If classy had a face it would be “Black Oxford”. These shoes are designed for formal occasions like wedding, job interviews, and funerals. These shoes are often referred to as “professional” shoes. Even in some cities, the pair is considered as dressing requirement in Bank interviews. If your job requires daily smart attire, black oxford is the perfect option for your footwear.
The name of the shoe came from the half boot which became notable in 1800 atOxford University. In typical shoe language, the pair is known as close-laced shoes as the tongue of the shoe is stitched separately.
This pair is the chunkier cousin of Oxford shoes. You can place it in-between chunky trainers and black oxford. When we look in details, there is a difference in the making of black oxford and derby shoes as the tongue in this pair is not stitched separately. Unlike black oxford, these shoes are known as “open laced” shoes. Another notable thing in these pairs is the sole of the shoe which is made of either rubber or leather for durability purpose.
Whatever you wear, the derby shoes will look pretty. Try to buy the simple model of these pairs as they will look more charming with the simpler look.
Leather Slip Ons
If you want to cover a large style with one pair, go for the leather slip-on. The original makers of this pair are George Henry Bass and the company was founded in 1876 in the United States. You can easily wear these loafer shoes with chinos and the if you feel too stuffy, you can wear them without socks. These shoes are versatile in nature as everyone from bankers to the sports enthusiasts can wear them. Nowadays, under the brand name of Gucci, these loafers are one of the mostly used slip on in the market.
The British shoe industry is famous for the manufacturing of army shoes and worker shoes and Northampton is the capital of this shoe industry. Almost every British shoe is manufactured from this industry.
And when it comes to dealing with the wet conditions, there is nothing that can match the functionality of work boots. These weekend boots lie in-between hiking shoes and Derby shoes. The weekend boots look splendid with heavy stuff material like trousers. In short, you can say that while wearing the work boots, you are ready for anything.