Of late, the trends have us borrowing styles from our boyfriend’s wardrobe – from the baggy boyfriend jeans to the oversized boyfriend shirts. So why should shoes be left behind? Women’s brogues & oxfords are in vogue and how! Get inspired by men’s footwear and slip on a pair of lace-up brogues for the ultimate win-win combination of comfort & style!
Add a boyish twist to a feminine look
If you thought boyfriend-inspired can only be paired with boyfriend-inspired clothes, then think again! Brogues look très chic when worn with feminine looks such as flowy maxi dresses, crop tops & midi skirts or even flirty summer dresses. Keep the rest of the look girly and lend a twist with a cool pair of brogues and a pair of aviators for a chic vibe. You can also add a fun backpack to such looks for an added boho feel. Perfect for going shopping with the girls or a movie date with the guy.
Bring out your inner tomboy
A ripped denim and tee combo is any fashionista’s go-to outfit. Now, add some edge to this classic look with a cool jacket and a pair of neutral brogues or oxfords. Roll up the leg of your jeans till the ankle and flaunt those shoes in style! Brogues look great with baggy camouflage pants and tank tops too. You can even wear a plaid shirt and denim cut-offs with tan brogues and a tassel-ed sling. Wear them on road trips for the ultimate cool look. Androgyny is in, so go all out and embrace boyish fashion like never before.
Funk up your formalwear
For men, oxfords are a part of formal styles, so it’s little surprise that you can incorporate this style of footwear in your work wear wardrobe too. A crisp shirt and a pair of tapered formal trousers look sassy when paired with oxfords or brogues. Just add a sleek hairdo, some dainty jewellery, a structured bag and you are all set to show them who’s the boss! These shoes are stylish, trendy and perfect for all the running around you have to do all day long. Just don’t wear it with wide legged trousers or skirt suits as it might end up making you look stocky.
So, stop being wary of trying out these fun, male-inspired style and make it your go-to choice of shoes for all kinds of outfits! Brogues are fast turning into wardrobe must-haves as they are stylish, comfortable and versatile! Now, what more can a girl want?