Originally Posted by dk_ace
Are seersucker and white shoes common? Absolutely not. If you want to wear them fine, but if you're doing it to fit in or just not stand out - forget about it.
Cotton or linen would be fine as long as you stay with neutral colors (tan, khaki, light grays, etc). High super # wools work too.
White shoes? Not a good idea IMO unless you want to stand out loudly.
The bottom line about the south in the summer...