Best Foot Forward

  • Christian Louboutin’s ( Fleuri calfskin high-top in cognac, $945, updates the sneaker in a retro-style fashion.
  • Photo by Stefano Saccani
    Bally’s ( black-and-off-white Perry penny loafer, $625, gives the classic style a fresh and polished makeover. Photo by Stefano Saccani
  • Christian Dior’s ( B12 sneakers in yellow suede and blue calfskin, $700, give the classic sneaker a fashionable twist.
  • Edward Green’s ( navy Delapre calfskin Westminster monk-strap shoe, $960, is a contemporary alternative to the traditional loafer, with a split double buckle and wear-resistant sole.
  • Photo by Giuseppe Maresca
    Italian shoemaker Fratelli Rossetti’s (www Brera loafers in navy leather, $840, have an artisanal quality. Photo by Giuseppe Maresca
  • British boot maker John Lobb’s ( moss-green Darby II derby shoe, $1,350, presents a fresh alternative to standard black.
  • Louis Leeman’s (www.louis penny loafers in beige suede with stripes of blue and white Swarovski crystals, $1,095, are a smart way to brighten up your spring wardrobe.
  • Photo by Stefano Saccani
  • Photo by Giuseppe Maresca

The focus is on the feet for spring. There is a variety of new footwear designs in fresh colors, patterns, and textures, and even the tried-and-true classics have been revamped with stylish embellishments. Casual shoes are in the spotlight, with a crop of updated loafers and sneakers that are sleek enough to go from weekend wear to the office. It’s time to update your shoe wardrobe with some of our favorites.

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