How to wear loafers with or without socks Loafers — very comfortable casual shoes, no wonder they are so popular among women and among men. Loafer is quite versatile, however this does not mean that they can be combined with absolutely any clothing. What to wear with moccasins?

Originally, loafers were called the traditional leather shoes of American Indians, made of rawhide. This shoes as a prototype of the modern moccasin — lightweight shoes unisex style of soft leather or suede. Their cut resembles traditional Indian moccasins.

The Indians hardly thought about what to wear with loafers, because some of the monotony of clothing. The owners of the same modern moccasin this question is raised quite often. The answer will be slightly different depending on, what kind of moccasins are talking about male or female .

What to wear with men's loafers?

Men's loafers are informal shoes, so they should not be worn with business suits and parade. If you want to soften the officiality of a business suit, instead of moccasins it is better to wear Derby shoes with an open lacing. Also moccasins do not mix well with beach shorts and sportswear.

It is also worth remembering that loafers summer shoes, not boots. They are inappropriate to look in combination with warm outer clothing - raincoats, coats, warm jackets, etc.

So what to combine loafers for men? The ideal option short pants, jeans (they can be cuffed so they opened the ankle, but this is not required) or lightweight summer trousers made of linen. You can also wear moccasins with denim shorts above the knee. As a top fit t-shirt, Polo-shirt or normal shirt with short sleeves.

Can I wear moccasins with socks?   Traditionally, moccasins are worn without socks, especially if they are worn with shorts or short pants. If you are too uncomfortable wearing moccasins on bare feet, you can wear special short socks that are not visible when you put on your shoes.

If these socks are not suitable for you and you still want to wear loafers with the usual socks, then, firstly, you need to wear jeans or pants of normal length, not shortened, and, secondly, socks should be matched to the color of the pants. not the color of shoes. White and black socks, incidentally, with moccasins are not desirable to combine.

What to wear with women's loafer?

The diversity of the female wardrobe allows you to create a lot of stylish images with the moccasin, but the basic rule remains inviolable: loafers cannot be combined with clothes in a strict business style, and frankly sports clothes. In other cases, the decision whether to put on loafers with a particular outfit will depend on style, color and trim moccasin .

Women's loafers go well with shorts, breeches and short trousers. On top you can wear a tank top, t-shirt, Polo-shirt, shirt or t-shirt. If the weather is cool, you can complement the outfit with a blazer, trench coat or cardigan.

Also loafers perfectly combined with jeans of various styles   (straight, shortened, skinny) and linen trousers. Lovers of provocative youth style can combine moccasins with overalls.

Some models of moccasins can wear with dresses or skirts   to create a romantic image. In this case, it is better to choose a skirt or dress from light flowing fabric and moccasins, decorated with embroidery or embroidered with beads. Another version of the romantic outfit - moccasins in combination with a tunic and light trousers.

Women's moccasins, as for men, it is undesirable to wear with socks, for women this also applies to tights and stockings. Another tip for both men and women: don't wear plain black loafers. this is a sign of bad taste. Moccasins were thought of as informal shoes, so classic black color is not welcome in this case, unless it is "diluted" with applique, embroidery or other kind of decoration.