If this nasty winter got the best of your dress shoes and you’re looking for a fun replacement for spring – check out these Ellington Wingtip Oxfords by Johnston & Murphy. With suede uppers and bright color laces and accents, they maintain the classic wingtip style while adding a dash of casual attitude. Available in over ten color combinations, you can choose exactly how bright and bold you want to be.
GET IT: $140
Treat your feet to something light and comfortable this summer. These stylish ALDO Ocampo men’s “mocassins” have a textile upper with moc stitching along the front, and side laces. I just bought a pair of them and they go great with jeans and a nice t-shirt. At $75, they’re also reasonably priced shoes. Available in navy or gray.
GET IT: $75
The weather is warming up and it’s time to get back in shape. While running on treadmills or the street are often the convenient forms of cardio….running on grass, dirt, or trails provides not only a more scenic form of exercise – but also relief on your joints. If you have access to such terrain, check out New Balance trail shoes. With a grippy outsole and responsive mesh and synthetic upper, New Balance’s 572 trail shoe is like all-wheel drive for your feet. This sturdy, yet lightweight lace-up will tear up trails for more comfortable, enjoyable runs thanks to compression-resistant cushioning and a specialized lacing system.
GET IT: $50-$75