What are Oxford Shoes?

Let’s make it really easy. Oxford shoes are dress shoes that have the shoelace eyelets stitched directly to the vamp in a way that the lacing is closed

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Oxfords are basically the classic dress shoes for men where the lacing is closed. That means that there is no much to tie from the lacing part, so it is important that you find the proper size for your foot length but also foot width. Maybe you still don’t see the difference vs derby shoes.

Nowadays, oxford shoes can be made of many materials, as the term oxfords doesn’t have material limitation. So you can find oxfords made of any kind of leather but also suede or canvas.

Also have different types of oxfords based on the shape of the vamp piece