Step It Up

The staid black dress shoe gets a high-fashion makeover.


Photograph by Mark Fleming | Styling by Julie Paquette/Anchor Artists

1. Haider Ackermann “Adams” leather oxfords

$1,850, Louis.

2. Gravati leather slip-ons

$595, Mr. Sid.

3. Prada leather Derby shoes

$750, Saks Fifth Avenue.

4. Gordon Rush “Copley” leather double-monk-strap oxfords

$298, Bloomingdale’s.

5. Balenciaga “Rudie” leather wingtip brogues

$845, the Tannery.

6. Gucci “Anderson” leather loafers

$530, Saks Fifth Avenue.

  • Brigita

    OK. Sound advice above… question is , for a man of a certain age…let’s be kind and say over 40, what type of black wholesale shoes for men can be worn with dark jeans? my feeling is that anything other than a Chelsea or Chukka Boot looks ridiculous.