While buying men’s shoes, look for comfort, durability and style. Quality shoes are a good investment as it can last for years with proper care and maintenance.
Types of shoes and where to wear them:
Dress shoes – Typically made of leather and are worn for formal occasions like business meetings and weddings. Popular styles include Derby shoes and Brogues.
Sneakers – Casual shoes that are comfortable and versatile; they can be worn almost everywhere.
Loafers - Slip on shoes that are usually made of leather and are dressier than sneakers but less formal than dress shoes. This makes them perfect for business casual settings or semi-formal events.
Boots – typically worn in colder weather
A man should own at least two pairs of formal shoes in black and brown, a pair of sneakers and a pair of loafers in black and brown.
How to care for men’s shoes?
Clean regularly – Wipe your shoes regularly with a damp cloth or soft brush to remove dirt.
For tougher stains use a specialized shoe cleaner or mild soap and water.
For leather shoes to retain the shine, apply a shoe polish or cream regularly.
Waterproof spray – Depending on the material, applying a waterproof spray can protect them from water damage.
Use shoe trees – Inserting a shoe tree into your shoes after wearing them helps maintain their shape and prevent the formation of creases.
Alternate your shoes – Alternating between different pairs of shoes helps extend their lifespan and prevents wear and tear.
Store them properly – When not in use, store them in a cool, dry place away from direct sunlight. Avoid stacking them one above the other to prevent deformation.
Frequently Asked Questions
- Question: What Are the Latest Trends in Men shoes?
Answer: You may spot so many people wearing sneakers; they definitely are among the most popular. Then there are Brogues and Moccasins which are other popular and trendy shoes these days.
- Question: How to check the shoe sizing?
Answer: You can place a piece of paper on the ground, measure the outline from the back of the heel to the end of the longest toe, you get the right number and that is the number for your shoe.
- Question: What shoes to wear in what season?
Answer: for winters you can wear Sneakers, Oxfords, Moccasins, etc. However, for summer season it is better to wear slip on shoes. Any sport shoes are good for rainy season.