The GrandEvolution Modern Monk is exactly what it sounds like — a sleek, smart and updated take on the strappy shoes you’ve come to love. Here, the monk shoe’s traditional buckle hardware has been replaced with a Velcro closure, while Cole Haan’s dual-density EVA Grand.OS midsole adds improved cushioning.
Cole Haan GrandEvolution Modern Monk, $280; colehaan.com
Available in a dark “Marine Blue” leather with a white midsole and tan trim, this model retails for $280 and is available now from colehaan.com and select retailers.
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