Hi Wilson, The more casual, or sporty, the shoes, the more casual the jeans should be.
Their elevated essentials are handmade in LA and built for daily wear. Please help me give them a warm welcome in their new thread. Black shoes or Brown shoes with jeans?
What do you guys prefer? Black shoes with jeans or Brown shoes with jeans. Leather soled shoes, not athletic shoes. What are you wearing with the jeans? Marcus Brody , Nov 9, It depends on whats on top. Get Smart , Nov 9, Depends how dark the jeans are, but brown is generally better than black. Stylin-1 , Nov 9, Spilotro , Nov 9, Smahatma , Nov 9, I only wear brown and tan with jeans I have four brown shoes which I rotate for wear with jeans: On, tan with dark denim - good call.
A better style to go with is the Blucher, Loafer or the Derby dress shoe style. The shape, construction and vamp placement of these shoes lend a more casual vibe than compared to Oxfords. Other options for shoes include monk straps, dessert boots, chukkas and slip-ons will work beautifully when paired with jeans. Consider completing your ensemble with a hat if you are confident that you can pull that off, and if wearing the above mentioned dress shirt consider a wool or woven necktie.
Make sure that every element that you bring in to your ensemble matches with your chosen dress shoe. If you are a larger man be aware that dress shoes can make your feet appear smaller. Tread carefully with the dress shoe and jean combination especially if you have a bigger midsection.
A solid solution would be to cover up the midsection with a beautifully cut sports jacket. This can bring balance back into the outfit and prevent you from appearing disproportionate.
Is that even possible? The key to pulling off this look seamlessly is to make sure that you abide by a few rules. So what are these style rules?
Rule of Socks: No Black, No White
Oxford shoes are great dress shoes but they are on the more formal end of the spectrum and will therefore not work with jeans. A better style to go with is the Blucher, Loafer or the Derby dress . When not to wear brown shoes. If you wear formal morning dress (morning coat or stroller) How to Wear Brown Shoes & Boots for Men. Description. wearing brown shoes with jeans might look better than wearing black shoes with jeans. But wearing black shoes with jeans stills looks OK. Click to see what the 13 shoes to wear with jeans look like. In this shoes with jeans guide, youʼll learn which shoes that will make you look good. If youʼre building a wardrobe from scratch and want to wear black or brown shoes with jeans, it would be wise to buy open-lacing leather dress shoes first. Black dress shoes and jeans are.