I'm a middle-aged English professor in North Carolina. My clothes style is humanities-professorial: dress shirts, khakis, ties, sport coats and blazers. My biggest style challenge is finding wearable somewhat dressy shoes for 12.5 EE feet with a variety of problems: at the moment the only ones I can wear are Clarks, which mean that I can't dress "up" too far or the look gets unbalanced. Any recommendations for mildly dressy shoes with wide tops and removable inserts? I've been looking at these:
but haven't ordered a pair to try yet. Anybody try them?