The Perfect Shoe Guide to a Man’s Smart-Casual Wardrobe
by Sunny Rattanpal on Feb 27, 2019
What is smart casual? The Oxford Dictionary defines it as “neat, conventional, yet relatively informal in style, especially as worn to conform to a particular dress code” – well, that sounds nothing less than a nightmare. Smart casual means nothing so it can mean anything; the smart-casual gamut can comprise anything pretty much smarter than a tracksuit. When opting for a smart casual look, shoes play a vital part in maintaining your style, with a wrong pair of shoes you might end up looking just casual and not smart. Voga-Now has an exquisite collection that are totally smart-casual-approved, ranging from boots, loafers, slip-ons, sneakers to mules in an endless variety of designs and styles to choose from. So, go beyond the ordinary and expand your fashion horizons with these fresh off the shelves shoes and accessories that will keep your ‘smart-casual game’ on point.
Your smart-casual look can have as many interpretations as you like, but sticking to classics will never let you regret your choice. Derbies, Oxfords, and Brogues pretty much fall into formal shoe category but there’s no doubton their versatility. If your focus is predominantly on looking smart, look for timeless Oxford Brogues just like our Full Brogue Wingtip Formal Shoes that will go perfectly with chinos, white striped tee and a bomber jacket.
Monk straps have enjoyed everyone’s attention referring to something like a revival and it’s not hard to see why. The stunning structure of a monk strap shoe is equal parts fancy and casual; it works just as well with a suit as it does with a smart-casual outfit.
Single monk strap style borders on a streamlined aesthetic keeping it light and reducing any bulk – perfect for minimalist men. Whereas Double monk strap have a complex style and come in different colour combinations with its eye-catching details that makes more of a statement, preferred by the fashion-conscious men.
Boot is a style staple for not just bikers but for any fashion-forward man and an ideal choice for smart-casual wardrobe. If you’re looking to walk the fine line between smart and casual then Chelsea boots are something that you must invest in. For a much more formal look, go for open lacing boots since dress boots are distinct from casual boots and you can pair just about any smart-casual attire with this. Whether you wear them with denim or trousers, either ways you’re going to make a statement. Choose your pick.
Bag it Right!
Bags are an essential part of your style, and a mismatched bag can definitely affect your look. Our black leather backpack is the perfect option to keep your look casual and elegant. This bag comes with a super spacious interior and a separate laptop compartment that means you don’t have a carry your laptop bag independently. Well, while you’re creating different smart-casual looks, don’t forget to match your shoes with your bag!
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