Fall’s menswear-inspired trousers have
“work staple” written all over them.
Choose gray patent leather for an
unexpected (and rain-friendly) touch.
And wear higher versions with shift
dresses for a slightly funky attitude. Peep-toes
The style is ubiquitous in fall collections, and we
scooped up this two-tone patent-leather-and suede
shoe for its tactile beauty and cool heel. It’s
a very toned-down sister to the amped-up
version that strutted the Louis Vuitton runway.
Clockwise from top:
Suede-and-leather pumps, Louis Vuitton, $925;
shoes, Tod’s, $595; saks.com
Polished leather oxfords, Cole Haan,