Reiss x Clae Bradley Sage Sneakers Minimal design is usually what makes a smart-casual sneaker so versatile. See all the latest vouchers, discount codes and offers from all your favourite stores for October
Minimal design is usually what makes a smart-casual sneaker so versatile. Therefore, swapping high-fashion logos for high street design is a safer bet. These washed suede shoes, a collaboration between British footwear brand Clae and premium retailer Reiss, are a refined take on the more ubiquitous offerings.
These nappa leather kicks by Barcelona-based fashion giant Mango are handmade in Spain and will bring a Catalonian kick to your plates of meat. The bespoke shoemaker has welded the traditional double monkstrap to a classic trainer sole unit, resulting in a surprisingly solid kick for the best of both worlds.
Inspired by a Canadian, made by an American, worn all over the world — the Converse Jack Purcell is a modern classic. Once the go-to shoe of emo pop bands, the slip-on sneaker is now a firm sartorial stablemate.
Able to dress down a full suit sans tie , these smooth black leather examples from headliner brand Common Projects hit all the right notes. Just give a quick treatment spray and get ready for sweet dreams. Luckily, this update from heritage shoemaker Grenson combines the comfort of the sports style with the craftsmanship of a luxury loafer — making them an ace addition to a smart-casual wardrobe. French style is revered globally for one reason — simplicity.
The contrast elastic vamp gives this otherwise minimal design a flash of colour that can be tied into smart navy trousers. This rule applies to trainers, too. Less Boys In Blue, more natty in navy. Sure, Kenzo is known for the roar of its loud Tiger motif, but the Parisian brand does also offers subtler pieces. The Tennix trainers typify laid-back-luxury with quality calf leather and tonal branding.
They have been crafted from butter-soft suede, lined with warm and fluffy shearling and the laces are knitted from fine cashmere. Over at GJ, we love Mr. Porter Online for easy, premium online shopping. And these trainers are available exclusively through their website, designed as the shoes that would be compulsory if Mr.
Designed in Sweden, hand made in Portugal, and crafted in Italian suede. These trainers are a classic quarter top style and offer durability, and extreme comfort with several layers of cushioning. Perfect for the gentleman who spends his day on his feet as opposed to behind a desk. A top tip here: CQP sneakers are only available in full sizes.
If you normally wear a half size, buy a pair half a size smaller than usual. We like these for a slightly different look. Typical of the COS signature style, these casual shoes are made from cotton with a textured canvas quality.
Lined in cotton twill and leather, they have rubberised leather back loops and thick rubber soles that extend over the rounded toes.
Men’s Smart-Casual Trainers. Trainers aren’t the usual shoe you think of when looking for smart-casual footwear. Normally designated for the most casual of outfits and events, the humble trainer has come on a long way since its inception. Smart-casual: two words every man dreads to hear. In a bid to combat dress code confusion, we’ve selected some of the trainers that’ll work whatever the occasion from the likes of Adidas. Men's Shoes, Boots & Trainers Style from the sneakers up with our retro kicks and future-thinking techy trainers. Throw on your favourite jeans and a pair of Vans for a fail-safe combo, or opt for a pair of all-black Derbies or Chelsea boots for a look that mixes business with leisure.