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Loafers without socks

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by shoejohn, Feb 11, 2010.

  1. Gdot

    Gdot Senior member

    Jun 14, 2011
    Atlanta, GA
  2. Superfluous

    Superfluous Senior member

    Sep 19, 2010
    I usually wear loafers without socks but mostly with pants. If I'm wearing loafers with shorts, it's often more casual loafers or drivers. But I've worn Allen Edmonds Westchesters with socks, no socks, pants, shorts, etc.
  3. acridsheep

    acridsheep Senior member

    Nov 18, 2010
    Grazing on the carcasses of less senior members
    I have never found a way to make loafers look anything but dorky/geriatric/effeminate when worn with socks. Without socks and it is hard to make it back home clothed.
  4. usctrojans31

    usctrojans31 Senior member

    Dec 12, 2009
    New York

    Côte d'Azur as well...it is very common there. This is quite an old thread, so rather than getting into it with any of the previous posters, I will second the suggestion of loafer socks. Make sure to get good ones though as the round only ones tend to show which just looks trashy.
  5. Antome

    Antome New Member

    Nov 21, 2011

    I agree about that as you are probably thinking about when loafers are way too dressy to be worn with shorts let alone sockless or when the socks are too high. That's what makes the elder unfinished look., but I was talking about t-shirts (modern), shorts, and casual loafers (leather brown or suede or other colors) not black loafers, varnished or with tassels or masks, but loafers for every occasion or boat shoes (if with laces) that can be dressy but also an everyday shoe. And definitely never wear dress socks but short ankle socks, just like those i would wear with converse or other closed shoes. Sockless migh look better with these shoes but if you like them you can go creative with shorts and ankle socks of many color, in my opinion, just avoid too bright colors and white, black is always a safe choice.
    An exapmple might be these shoes
    Last edited: Jan 16, 2012

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