The Shoe Styles Every Man Should Have in His Closet

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Footwear trends come and go, but regardless of what the current shoe of the moment may be, there are some timeless staples that every man should have in his closet. Find out more from Footwear News and shop the styles below:

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With an influx of new trends every season, it’s hard to keep up with which shoes are essential to own. There are some footwear styles that stay strong season to season — staple items with an appeal that lasts. These shoes are key items that lend themselves perfectly to many outfits and essential to any man’s closet.


A timeless classic, the oxford effortlessly enhances any look. This style originated in the United Kingdom over 300 years ago and is just as sleek today. Whether with a traditional finish or brogues, the oxford can be worn with both casual and professional wear.

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fuck you
4 years
Are you fucking kidding? I’m not wearing any of those square shoes go kill yourself
Stacy Adams Men's Oxford ShoesImage courtesy of Amazon

Stacy Adams Moc Toe Oxfords


Canvas Sneakers

Though simple, a canvas sneaker is an essential shoe. This style can come as a slip-on or with laces and adds an easy finish to any outfit, and its subtle appeal will never go out of style.

Vans Canvas Slip On SneakerImage courtesy of Amazon



Chelsea Boots

A year-round option, the Chelsea boot is a timeless look with a smooth, laceless upper and an elastic gore at the shaft. This boot’s minimal aesthetic offers a versatile charm that can be shown off the with cuffed trousers and looks just as polished when tucked in.

Kenneth Cole REACTION Men's Prove-N Step Chelsea BootImage courtesy of Amazon

Kenneth Cole Reaction Chelsea Boot

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