Men’s Derby shoes, also known as a Gibson, are considered a little more casual; they are described as open lacing and as such are more suitable to a wide foot or a foot with a high instep.
Derby shoes are an incredibly versatile style and a great pair to have in your wardrobe for any occasion. Designed to be worn as both a formal shoe and as an everyday smart-casual shoe, Derby shoes are truly a men’s footwear essential.
At Cheaney Shoes, we offer a wide selection of premium leather Derby shoes for men. Whether you’re looking for a classic black or tan shade, or you prefer to make a statement with a bright colour or two-tone style, you can find the perfect pair for you today. Derby shoes look similar to Oxford shoes however the main difference is the space between the eyelets tab, unlike the more rigid Oxford style, a Derby style is loose when the laces are undone.
A Derby shoe is perfectly at home paired with a formal three-piece suit or worn with casual jeans or chinos, they’re also ideal for those with a wider foot. Find the right pair of Derby shoes for you in the men’s Derby shoe collection or take a look at the range of ladies Derby shoes if you have not found what you’re looking for.