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Tan brogues, yay or nay?

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fredabear Tue 03-May-16 22:13:00

these ones - frumpy or trendy?

fredabear Wed 04-May-16 06:11:32

Any early morning opinions?

MyLocal Wed 04-May-16 06:13:55

DS, very trendy age 21 wears them. Does that help?

MyLocal Wed 04-May-16 06:15:34

The link goes to a failed ASOS page at my end.

fredabear Wed 04-May-16 06:27:02

Sorry try this
I guess I know they're in, just not sure they're me, which no one here can help with!

honeylou42 Wed 04-May-16 06:53:07

Those are lovely , I have the Clarks Hamble Oak ones which I wear to the office. Brogues are stylish and comfy smile

Floisme Wed 04-May-16 06:57:03

Love them.

naichick Wed 04-May-16 06:58:28

Yes, they're lovely!

FiaMarrow Wed 04-May-16 06:59:18

I need these. They are gorgeous.

FiaMarrow Wed 04-May-16 07:01:51

Do you wear socks with them? The sensible old woman in me is expecting them to rub the ankle...

CreviceImp Wed 04-May-16 07:18:43

I have a Hudson pair and they never really look quite right on me. They look too clunky with skinny jeans/rolled up relaxed skinnies to my eye. I think they have probably had their moment so unless you love them or can work that 40's vibe I wouldn't bother.

MyLocal Wed 04-May-16 07:27:25

I like them too, I am very much a flat shoe girl.

Floisme Wed 04-May-16 08:25:36

I think they're fairly classic. I've worn them for years, during which they've had a few fashion moments. But in between I don't think they look dated - they just go off the radar for a while and are harder to find in the shops. So if you like them, I wouldn't let that worry you.

Fia I normally wear them with those trainer liner things - bit of a pain as they slip but better than rubbing or stinkiness!

Winterbiscuit Wed 04-May-16 09:21:54

Tan isn't my favourite colour but I love brogues!

amarmai Wed 04-May-16 09:50:45

beautiful brogues! I had the same at high school and still think about them.

Chewbecca Wed 04-May-16 10:00:42

Very nice but like Fia, I can't get over the no sock thing and the trainer liners, as said above just don't sit still and do the job.

FairyBiker Wed 04-May-16 10:03:02

Have just ordered a pair of these from the clarks outlet site. A good alternative to tan?

fredabear Wed 04-May-16 22:42:37

Thanks for comments. Been working all day and talked myself out of them, now you've all made me think again!

Ilovetorrentialrain Wed 04-May-16 22:55:49

Do it, they're gorgeous!

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