Every time I go to a university interview or a job interview, I start worrying about my clothes. I eventually bought a suit and started looking for leather shoes, but found that there were too many styles of leather shoes on market. Internet How to choose, I'm afraid I will buy a pair of leather shoes that are not formal enough.
Office workers need to wear them not only for interviews, but also at any time at work in formal attire. A pair of good leather shoes will keep your feet from hurting when you go up and down mountain, but bad quality leather shoes are not only breathable but also smelly. The problem is that they are not easy to walk in and are easy to break.After wearing for a long time, you have to change pair. accumulation is not a small amount.
Today, Juan Gogo will talk about basic knowledge of leather shoes for men who do not know how to shop!Introduction of leather shoes
Leather shoes are conventionally divided into four types: oxfords, derbies, moccasins and monks. Each type of leather shoes has its own characteristics. Although there were formal and informal differences in past eras, in modern times, while they look solemn and neat, they are considered formal!Oxfords
Oxfords Scotland and Ireland are called oxfords because they are known as Oxford University uniform. Oxfords are our most common type of leather shoe and can be used for both formal and casual occasions.
I don't know if you've seen film Agent of Gold Medal, which came out in 2014. It contains line: "Oxfords are not equal to carved shoes" (Oxfords not Brouges). Oxfords are characterized by closed lacing. When laces are tied tightly, wings of shoe will be tightly integrated into one upper. Some people mistakenly identify oxfords by presence of threads on them. This is not true. Knowledge.Derby shoes
The origin of derby shoes is not as complete as that of oxfords. Some people say that this is because Earl of Derby, Earl of England in past, was larger and current shoes are uncomfortable to wear. So he asked a shoemaker to make shoes for Earl of Derby, and Derby shoes were born.
Derby shoes have an open heel. When laces are tied tight, you may find that there will be a gap in middle and they will not join together to form a vamp.
In past, derby shoes were considered casual and not as formal as oxfords, but nowadays derby shoes can be very formal or casual.Moccasins
Loafers, also known as lazy shoes, are said to have evolved from moccasins. There are no laces, it is easy to put on and take off, even chasing, running and jumping is not a problem, it is comfortable and convenient to wear.
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Monks (Monk), translated from English - monks, which in past were often worn by monks, hence name. The distinguishing feature of Monk shoes is absence of laces, only two attractive metal buckles, which are also characteristic of Monk shoes.How to choose leather shoes?
The most important thing when choosing leather shoes is budget. The price of leather shoes ranges from 100 to tens of thousands. The devil is in details, and price affects difference in materials, but this does not mean that more expensive, more durable, main thing is to see usage habits.With or without engraving
There are many types of thread, divided into: full thread, half thread, quarter thread, wing pattern, you can choose according to your daily wear. In today's society, there is no difference between formal and informal, so it is not a problem to wear fully carved and carved leather shoes to a meeting with clients.
When choosing leather shoes, just choose style you like and everything will be fine!Color matters! Very important! Very important! !
There are two common colors: black and brown. Black will make people feel formal and serious. If your suit is black and you need to meet with clients often, black leather shoes are very suitable, although some people will seem too formal, but in end, it's better to be formal than out of place. Brown can be worn both formally and casually, even if you're not wearing a suit. If you usually wear leather shoes to go out, then brown is a very good choice, so you don't need to buy another pair !