With the inaugural season of New York’s first male-focused fashion week, New York Fashion Week: Men’s, under way, there’s a bevy of men’s spring ’16 footwear collections to dissect.
See the shoe highlights below:
Public School designers Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osborne presented their latest collection with a suspect room-style background. But there were no criminal footwear offenses here: The rising label continued its black-and-white sneaker message, which is bound to be a hit with retailers come buying season. Stark white soles were given thick flatforms, while all-white runners offered a newly explored style.
Typically a master of theatrics, Thom Browne was decidedly pared down this season. The designer showed his signature line of cropped suits, while black leather oxfords took center stage.
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The classic menswear brand presented its latest collection of summery men’s shoes, including two-tone dress shoes, blue and red canvas sneakers and flip-flop sandals.
Robert Geller continued the playful sock styling for spring ’16, seen on the international runways at Bottega Veneta and Versace. Socks and sandals? You bet. Thong-style leather styles, as well as Velcro-strap sandals, were paired with cashmere socks for cozy appeal.
Click through the slideshow below to explore the shoe looks.