Lot's of comparison threads and what not and many double Monk threads so as a fan of the Single Monk I thought they deserved their own thread. A couple of reasons I like them are they tend to dress down nicely with jeans and they dress up well with a suit. I know they are not everyone's cup of tea but show us your Single monks! Here are a few links to help get the ideas flowing. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Monk_shoe http://dieworkwear.com/post/57713004143/reconsidering-the-single-monk http://www.gq.com/story/singling-it-out-a-case-for-the-single-monkstrap St. Crispin example.