by Alexander Woods and Sophia Jactel
The time has come for you to do away with your flip flops and break out the warmer gear. But it doesn’t have to be a transition from sunny to bland. Slip into this season’s stylish footwear with the help of our guide to the finest picks on the market.
Who says sneakers are just for the gym? This stylish pair makes a trendy addition to an outfit for any occasion, sweaty or not. The pop of color may just put a little spring in your step.
Southern Proper SoPro Sneaks
A sturdy boot is a staple for the cooler months of the year. Cord Shoes + Boots, manufactured in Atlanta, are made by hand and made to last. This Mercer boot has a masculine, rugged look but stays classy with a patent leather finish.
Cord Shoes + Boots Mercer Boot
A professional man’s closet is not complete without a classic pair of double monk strap shoes. We suggest this contemporary take in a beautiful brown calfskin. Pair these with slacks and a cardigan or wear them with your finest suit to amp up your formal style.
Cobbler Union Francis III
It’s no wonder high-cut slip-ons are all the rage. Look refined yet effortless with this leather and suede mix that emits a relaxed vibe. These act as a perfect transitional shoe to take you from the professional office atmosphere to a night out on the town.
Ermenegildo Zegna Mixed Media Boots
For a winter wardrobe, diversity is the name of the game. A pair of chunky weekend trekkers in neutral grey are practical but chic. Lace them up for a morning stroll or sport them with a sleek pair of jeans for brunch with the family.
Bally JC Hiker
These luxurious loafers are a must-have this season. Made in Italy, they are designed with an elegant elongated toe and have authentic leather soles to sustain wear and tear. Their small size also makes them extremely travel-friendly.
Gucci Horsebit Suede Loafers
Sleek black cap toe shoes featuring a contrast sole are the perfect combination of classic and modern. A light-colored wooden heel with durable rubber underneath makes them appropriate for more laid-back looks, like paired with chinos or loose jeans.
Andrew Marc Henry Dress Shoe