The fall ’17 men’s shows at Milan Fashion Week, which ended on Tuesday, provided a bevy of new shoe trends. Overall, the season proved to be surprisingly understated and polished — but there were shoe innovations galore.
Below are the top five footwear trends:
The essential loafer got an update with clunkier silhouettes. The heavy-duty styles had refined detailing such as kiltie uppers or colored leathers.
Dress shoes went edgy with heavy metal studding and punchy color accents. While they added a dash of cool, they can be easily worn with a suit.
The fur trend continued to dominate in new, unexpected versions. The finishes included patchwork shaggy furs and understated ponyhair applications.
Take a Hike
The lug-sole hiker appeared in several different interpretations. The adventure-seeking styles ranged from true performance wear to more high-end takes.
Must-have sneakers were debuted in performance-ready materials. Still, sleek shapes and tasteful hues gave them more of a fashion spin.
For more of the shoes, click through the gallery.
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