I don't have experience wearing either, but I did go with the Hove because it looks a little sleeker and I like the hatch pattern. Planning on wearing in business environment. But I would wear with dark denim. I need to see a Dover in real life first to decide if I want to commit serious dollars, but that has proven difficult. There is something about the proportion of the toe area that I keep seeing in pictures, and I can't tell whether it's the picture or if that's how they really are.