Thursday, June 21, 2012

[Lookbook 06.21.2012] Me gone brogue


Been a little lazy in the dress-up department lately. But I guess scoring a new pair of shoes was all it took to get me back to my lookbook posts. And oh, this is only my third for the month and there's only a week left to make up.


One thing I realized I didn't have in my wardrobe was a pair of brogues. I know they're supposed to be a classic item that should be in every gentleman's closet but hey, I just didn't own one. Well, I used to have a pair or two at some point but they've long been gone.

So last week My Bibe said she was buying me something and I thought shoes, brogues in particular. And in just a few minutes I was choosing between black and this pair I'm wearing here. I would have wanted something in a darker shade of brown or something in burgundy perhaps but I couldn't find any. So I settled for this camel pair.


I thought blue would be perfect with this color, so I wore blue dress pants with a white shirt with pastel stripes. And because I've always thought there's something weird about the shirt's collar, like it's too high or something that my ties look off on it, I went on without any tie. But I served a bit of clashing colors with my argyle socks here.


I can already see I'd be wearing this a lot. Is there any classic piece of clothing, footwear or accessory that you should own but you don't?
Shirt (Raoul); pants (G2000); brogues (Zara Man); belt and argyle socks (both from SM Department Store).


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  2. I like this, really classy, casual, but still chic :)

  3. Wow!! that shoes are so cool, as the back of your shirt.
    Great outfit

  4. It's called love at first sight, the one between me and your shoes!!!! :-)


  5. I love how shoes can do that! They can totally revive your style, Love that button downas well!

  6. Finally brogue! Once you go brogue, you never come back! ;)
    Alessandro -

  7. You look so cute! :)
    Twitter: @GlamKitten88

  8. haha :) you look so funny :) I like it!!
    Thank you soooo much for your nice comment and following my blog :)
    kisses from Munich

  9. Thank you for giving me those shoes.

    1. haha... sorry but... wait, where are my shoes?!

  10. hahahaaha so funny and sexy!!

  11. thanks, crazy photos ;)

  12. Great outfit, very classy. I love your shirt and shoes.

  13. Those are great shoes and they look good on you!

  14. Very inspiring post. Your choices are always so stylish and refined!!!!
    Best Regards
    Miss Margaret Cruzemark

  15. Indeed, tasseled loafers for men are also beautiful! nice post!


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