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Different Types Of Men Shoes Styles

Updated on August 19, 2012

Types Of Men Shoes Styles – Different Names For Men Shoes

Men shoes styles is a fashion trend that have been in vogue for years. Men shoes names come in a variety of designs, color, features, brands, sizes and styles.

Men love comfort when they wear shoes, so they go for footwear that is durable and quality. You can find names of shoes for men that you can select to fit your personal fashion style. Men shoes can come in the form of formal, casual or even designer shoes.

The types of men's shoes can be clog, heavy duty shoes, oxford shoes, chukka shoes, hiking boot, moccasin, loafer, mule, sandals and others. Some of these shoes are unisex, that is, shoes that men and women can wear.

Men can choose the right shoes to wear with the clothing that goes with such footwear. Shoes are accessories that can enhance your look. Men shoes can be classified as both formal and informal shoes, depending on how they fit into the footwear fashion trend that men can wear to casual or formal occasions.

Depending on the type of men trousers that is combined with different shirts type, you can completely change your appearance by the kind of shoe styles that you wear. Apart from the usual trainers and classic black that men wear, there are different types of shoes that men can choose from, both in styles and colors. Wearing the kind of shoes will greatly depend on the trousers or pants you wear.

The types of pants that men wear with different shoes names are, jeans and denims, pleated pants, khaki trousers, flat front pants, cargo pants, chinos, cropped pants and others. Some of these pants can be combined with type of footwear to wear to casual or formal events. Men can select these shoes types, oxford shoes, tennis shoes, loafers, moccasin, sandal, clog, heavy duty boots, mule shoes, or bootee shoes. The list of shoes is endless.


What To Wear With Men Shoes Types

Men can also check the color of their ties and socks to see which color matches. They must not necessarily be of the same color, contrast color can bring out a very good combination as well.

One of the trend rule is that the color of the shoes should match the pant's color or the shoes should have a darker color. Let the color of your belt be of the same color as that of your shoes.

Jeans always look fashionable with any type of sneaker or boots, as well as loafers. In fact, jeans can go with any type of shoes as long as the shoes are not too shiny. Boots can go well with khaki pants, loafers are perfect with polo shirts. You should bear in mind that if you wear a more dressier pants, you should make sure that your shoes are stylish as well to match each other. Oxford men shoes can be worn with chinos.

There are different types of colors of men shoes that you can get that matches the color of your pants and shirts. The look you want to achieve is important when you are choosing the color of the shoes. When you wear black trousers, match it up with black, gray or navy shoes.

When you are wearing any of the color combination of shirt or pants colors of green, tan, brown or beige, you can match it with brown shoes. White, blue, tan or beige pants or shirts can match tan shoes color. There are many shoes colors that you can team with shirts and pants colors to give you that great look.


Various Types Of Men Shoes

These are some of the various types of men shoes:

Oxford Men Shoes

These are the type of men shoes that are very popular with men. The shoes are lined with furs and will cover the ankle. You can slip in the foot with the opened upper part that has lace. You can also find Blucher oxford shoes.

Chukka Shoes For Men

Chukka men shoes come with two or three eyelets. It is unlined leather or suede and you can fasten it with laces. Chukka shoes are usually ankle high.

Rubber Shoes

Rubber shoes for men are shoes that have pure rubber and can protect the shoes from water and mud and gives comfort when you walk.

Heavy Duty Boot

Heavy duty shoes are ankle high shoes with laces and has thick non slip sole and look sturdy.

Tennis Shoes And Trainers

These are flat canvas shoes with non slip soles and that soles are of rubber. Trainers have been very popular with men and women. Trainers or tennis shoes are regularly worn with jeans and always make the wearer look very smart.

Loafer Shoes

Loafers are flat shoes and is a type of moccasin shoes.

Mule Shoes

Mule shoes are normally worn indoors. It is a flat shoe with bare heels.

Hiking Boot

Hiking boots are sturdy shoes that has hooks which you can thread laces through. It has non slip soles.

Moccasin Shoes

Moccasin shoes are casual shoes that is slip on with soft seams.


This is a type of canvas shoes with lace around the ankle.

Clog Shoes

Clog shoes are ankle boots that is has laces that can tied on the ankle. The sole is made with either thick rubber or wood.

There are other types of men shoes, such as sandals, brogues, bootee shoes and many more.


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      Christabel Evans 5 years ago from England, UK

      Nice having around to comment rajan. It's great to know your favorite shoes. Thanks.

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      Rajan Singh Jolly 5 years ago from From Mumbai, presently in Jalandhar,INDIA.

      My favorites are the moccasins and the Oxford shoes. It was interesting learning about the various types of men's shoes.

      voted up, interesting.

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      Christabel Evans 5 years ago from England, UK

      @B A N K A I guy, men shoes are great accessories and i love it when a guy has on a neat pair of shoes. Loafers and oxfords are very fashionable men shoes. Thank you for dropping in.

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      B A N K A I guy 5 years ago

      Nice hub! I personally wear loafers and oxfords the most (but trainers for sports). Your descriptions of each of them were neat and simple... Well done!

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      Christabel Evans 5 years ago from England, UK

      Thank you billybuc for your wishes. I have definitely found my niche, and so have you. I enjoy all your hubs, try not to miss any when you publish. It's great to have someone like you here. Well done.

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      Bill Holland 5 years ago from Olympia, WA

      You seem to have found your niche in writing. Wishing you well from across the Pond!