Work, play, exercise, adventure, relaxation, seduction – a true man of the world needs to be prepared for all eventualities. Whether your footwear collection is letting you down on the dancefloor or on your daily commute, we've compiled 10 essential shoes to ensure you can take every next step in your stride, literally.
Exploring a new city on foot, conquering the slopes of a local beauty spot, walking your particularly energetic pooch – the Cook's fur-lined interior, chunky grip sole and oiled leather upper will help you take on the world.
A fine choice for weekenders ready to play, the World hybrid high top's leather overlays, padded textile interior and rubber “sports stripe” cup sole were made for having some serious fun.
Ready to get a sweat on? The lightweight Rissole check hi-top plimsoll has more get up and go than than a classic Rocky montage.
After all that activity, sometimes a bloke just wants to put his feet up in front of the tellybox. For that, you need a dapper pair of slippers in your arsenal. These Squire slippers in cosy felt are just the ticket.
But for those evenings when staying in just isn't an option, it's time to up the ante. These devilishly suave cumin lace up chukka boot will impress even the surliest of bouncers (and beauties).
From best man duty through to swanky industry galas, sometimes a gentleman has to look his sharpest. For those occasions, you can't go far wrong with this classic hi-shine Churchill lace up Derby shoe.
Looking for the perfect pair of office brogues? We've got it covered with these disarmingly dapper Hyde burnished full Oxfords.
Hot date? Look your most rakishly handsome in the Crescendo lace up ankle boot, you debonair bastard.
Take public transport and puddles in your stride in these office-ready, all-weather Combust Chelsea boots.
Sometimes you just want to look good. Give your shoe collection a dose of style with these frankly glorious Greenwich lace up chukkas.