Oxford are your classic formal shoes. The basic closed tie-ups. They go well with formals as well as semi-formals and sometimes even casuals. These days with the growing importance of loud and fancy shoes I thought why not remind you guys about the basic classic Oxfords!
Oxford shoes are considered as the classic footwear for any formal occasion like a meeting, interview or a wedding. It is very important to invest in a good quality Oxford shoes; Reason being that they last longer. You will not have to constantly incur expenses like resoling or changing the heel. Also, the maker of your shoes will be able to fix any damages and make them as good as new.
Traditionally, the Oxford shoe has a thin sole which indicates a classy look! The thin soled ones are great for formal events. However, if you wish to pair your Oxfords with a more casual look try the ones with chunky or thick sole. They go really well with denims, chinos and even shorts. However, you need to keep in mind that the fit of your bottoms should be similar to your trousers i.e. straight fit or slim fit. You cannot pair your Oxfords with baggy jeans!
The best thing about them is that they have been in fashion for over several years and not undergone much alteration. So you can be rest assured that you will never be out of fashion with them! They are a pair of shoes that give you an elegant look for almost any event and are definitely a must-have!