Summer Style: Bolder, Brighter Loafers

There's a particular style conundrum that arises in these abnormal, glorious weeks of sunshine.

It's hot. You – of course – have every intention of looking smart.  But suddenly, keeping your feet smart isn't so comfortable. You sweat through oxfords and brogues, wear the hell out of sneakers and begin flirting, unthinkably, with flip-flops.

Here, we put forward the loafer: cosy and dapper and timeless. With a loafer in your stride, feeling comfortable and accomplished is entirely possible. Opt for leather or suede, keep things bright, and they'll be your sharpest sartorial pal in the warmer months.

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Did we mention they have incredible chemistry with a slim pair of chinos? Go on, then.
 

1 | £295, by Jimmy Choo

2 | £270, by Car Shoe

3 | £275, by Mr Hare

4 | £240, by Tod's

5 | £145, by Tommy Hilfiger

Photography by Will Thom