Traditional menswear receives a feminine touch this fall as oxfords, smoking slippers, and brogues are updated with chic details that are well-suited for fall wear.
Blue Satin Sashes
Pale blue ribbons replace plain laces in these elegant oxfords. These pumps are perfect for autumn and are accented with warm caramel leather and a touch of houndstooth wool to create a pleasant mix of textures!
(Poetic License Language Artist Heel in Caramel, $139.99, Modcloth.com)
The ubiquitous symbol of luxury and leisure, the smoking slipper was worn by 19th century men as they relaxed in tufted chairs and smoked cigars. This easy-to-wear flat has been modernized with elegant satin accents and sequins that easily take this shoe from day to night!
Kate Spade ‘Audrina’ Sequined Bow-Top Flat in Black/Antique, $159, NeimanMarcus.com
These creamy brogues will add a touch of femininity to any outfit you pair them with! The beautiful lace is subtle enough that it doesn’t distract viewers from the intricate punched pattern of this iconic shoe style.
Swoonful of Sugar Flat, $34.99, Modcloth.com
“Toeing the Line” originally appeared in Cliché Magazine’s Aug/Sept 2014 issue