One of the most common things we use daily is shoes and there are different types of men’s shoes available to constantly update our collections. So there’s no denying it, shoes are an integral part of a man’s life. As a matter of fact; they are considered as one of the most authentic things to judge the personality of a man.
As we learnt in one of our previous articles, there is a lot your shoe says about you; people can tell a lot about you by mere looking at your shoes.
So to enable you make the right selection of shoes to complement your fashion tastes and style, in this post we will be exploring 10 different types of men’s shoes and how to use them fashionably. All shoes are not meant for all occasions, knowing the difference is critical to your fashion style.
10 Types of Men’s Shoes and Their Uses
Loafers are the more casual style of shoes; they naturally come to mind first when thinking of types of men’s shoes. Made of suede or leather, they have the potential to be dressed down with jeans but look best when dressed up for formal occasions. That is, they can be worn in any casual setting and go very well with both shirts and t-shirts, jeans, cargo pants and even shorts. With minimum effort to put them on, loafers are the epitome of stylish indolence. Click here to browse our collections of luxury designer loafers.
Moccasins are the more formal brothers of loafers. They are intended for outdoor use with casual outfit. They’re lightweight, easy to wear that gives your feet enough padding and protection. And if you’re not in the mood for too much creative matching, a simple T-shirt, a jeans or chinos with a pair of moccasins will create a semi-casual outfit. Click here to browse our collections of luxury designer moccasins.
In years back, sandals were only seen as ladies footwear but today you can see them with quite attractive styles in the feet of men. Sandals can be used formally and informally. They are synonymous for use during holidays and a general feeling of relaxation. They are not recommended to be worn for the office; they are rather a fantastic way to stay stylish in the heat while giving your feet a much needed breath. Click here to browse our collections of luxury designer sandals.
Looking for a pair of shoes that matches both casual and formal outfit? Slip-on is the right choice. Slip-on shoes are easy to wear and you can wear them with any fashion because they can be used for both formal and casual occasions. For example, formal slip-on shoe like John Galliano black slip-on can be worn with suits while casual slip-on shoes like this Prada black leather slip-on can be matched with casual wears like jeans or chinos and a T-shirt. Click here to browse our collections of luxury designer slip-ons.
Chukka boots today have become far more versatile and have been stylized to suit the times. They are suitable for work and casual occasions. Although they are never seen as a go-to business shoe but they can be worn with suits on corporate occasions. They are mostly suitable for casual occasions if matched with the proper outfits such as khakis or jeans with T-shirts. Click here to browse our collections of luxury designer chukka boots.
If you don’t already own a pair of sneakers, now’s the time to order for a pair. Sneakers are well known as casual shoes. They are type of athletic shoes most commonly known as trainer shoes used in sports like tennis and basketball. Although, they have become men styles, making them perfect for smart casual shoes. Whether it’s a jean, chinos trousers or shorts, sneakers stylishly blends in to create a casual but trendy look. Click here to browse our collections of luxury designer sneakers.
Need help in making a stylish statement with your footwear? Then go for a lace-up shoe. Lace-up shoes are both for formal and informal occasions. They can be used for corporate outfit as well as casual wears. For example, John Galliano black wet-look lace-up shoe is a great work shoe. Matched with a corporate outfit, it brings out that corporate prestige within. Click here to browse our collections of luxury designer lace-ups.
Drivers are a version of moccasins but differ slightly by having rubber tabs on their soles. These rubber soles makes it more versatile and durable. And as the name suggests, they are practical for driving, walking or for any casual occasions. Click here to browse our collections of luxury designer drivers.
Slippers are perhaps the most common types of men’s shoes; you probably have a pair in your house right now. It comes in different styles and designs based on needs and fashion. It is used mainly for casual occasions. For example, check out this Prada black slippers matched with a short and t-shirt to bring out the simplicity in you. Click here to browse our collections of luxury designer slippers.
When it comes to their practicality and style, ankle boots is a must have for every guy’s shoe collection. Ankle boots go with pretty much everything. They are perfect day to day footwear and different designs can be worn in any kind of weather. Matched with men’s jeans, it is perfect for any casual outfit or pair the boot with a sleek suit and chinos for a formal weekend outfit. Click here to browse our collections of luxury designer ankle boots.
Shoes as we know it are part of a necessity of life, especially, when it comes to picking the right pair for any great occasion. But with the above 10 types of men’s shoes and their uses, you’re now informed to pick the right pair of shoes not only for the occasion, but that matches your personality.
Remember, people can tell a lot about you by mere looking at your shoes. Choose wisely! Click here to pick the right pairs from our exotic collections of luxury designer shoes that match your outfit and personality.