I think on a grenadine it's a no-brainer: the transparency's kind of the point, isn't it? I guess perhaps not so much with the "grossa" which acts a lot more like a knit.
1. You do need an alternative to the black cap toe to wear with a suit. I think so, anyway.
2. Claghorn's the HY shoes man. But if you want other options for country-style derbies, we can find some, including:
Yea, now that I think about it, I have a couple of casual suits that would really love a dark brown semi-brogue. Can suede bals be worn with a suit?
Also, stick around for a purge today, guys. Gonna need some input.