How to wear slip-on shoes


Loafers are comfortable, versatile and smart.
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Slip-ons are the height of hipster fashion, but they’re also a great choice for a whole range of formal, smart-casual and relaxed occasions. Plus they’re a superbly comfortable and easy-to-wear alternative to lace-ups. From penny loafers to moccasins and boat shoes, here’s your guide to looking the ticket in slip-on shoes.
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How to wear men’s brogues

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Brogues are an essential accessory for the discerning gent.
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Stylish shoes are a necessity for any fashionable gent, and men’s brogues are the masters of style. They’re the classically cool shoes worn by gangsters in the Untouchables, and celebrity cads like Jude Law.

Not sure when or how to wear men’s brogues? Here’s a quick answer:

For formal wear, keep to a single dark colour, ideally black. Opt for a more conservative semi or quarter brogue and make sure they’re polished. For smart casual anything goes. Be bold and try a two tone, full brogue. Or for a more subtle yet sophisticated look, a pair of brown suede brogues are perfect.

For more detailed style advice and all you need to know about how to wear brogues, read on:
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How to wear burgundy shoes

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Burgundy shoes are an unusual and stylish addition to your wardrobe.
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Vibrant and versatile, burgundy is actually pretty easy to slip into an outfit. And a pair of stylish looking shoes isn’t a bad place to start.

Here’s a quick summary of how to wear burgundy shoes:

For strictly formal events black shoes are best, but burgundy Oxfords or monk shoes will add warmth and interest to any colour suit (except black). For a more casual look, try a pair of burgundy loafers or deck shoes matched with some cord trousers.

Not sure what to wear with burgundy shoes? Read on for all you need to know about this rich and lavish colour.
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