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Rules of Style: Advice about Shoes from Top Menswear Designers

The world's leading designers—including Rick Owns, Steven Alan and Thom Browne—share tips for buying and wearing shoes for all occasions.

Got questions? These industry experts have answers. See what they say about sandals with suits, sneakers for city dressing, wing tips, oxfords, and when to wear black, brown, sporty, and dressy shoes.

Click through for advice on how to wear your favorite pairs.

Slide 1: Photo courtesy of Timo Weiland; Slide 2: Photo courtesy of Calvin Klein; Slide 3: Photo courtesy of Chai Brothers; Slide 4: Photo courtesy of Isaia; Slide 5: Photo courtesy of Patrick Robinson; Slide 6: Photo courtesy of Lifetime TV; Slide 7: Photo courtesy of Andreas Sjodin; Slide 8: Photo courtesy of Thom Browne; Slide 9: Photo courtesy of Duckie Brown; Slide 10: Photo courtesy of Steven Alan; Slide 11: Photo courtesy of Todd Snyder; Slide 12: Photo courtesy of Tim Little.
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