Five of the Best


Nothing says “smart, but not too smart” like a pair of solid brogues. Teamed with a pair of dark jeans, a brogue works wonders. In fact, despite the complex pattern of perforated holes on the upper and the shoe’s smart aesthetic, it’s a remarkably easy style to wear - the chunkier the better.

1. Oxblood brogues, £150, by Dr Martens

2. Espresso brogues, £340, by Tricker’s

3. Tan Archie brogues, £185, by Grenson

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4. Tan Vibram wing-tip shoes, £135, by Hudson

5.Black lather brogues with white soles, £275, by Comme des Garçons

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