Originally the holes were to let water drain out, but these days they are just for ornamentation on these highly decorated wing cap styles.
Brogues have come a long way since their beginnings as footwear designed for wet landscapes. Now, this classic shoe style has transformed into an essential part of any gentlemen’s shoe collection, offering refined elegance that’s ideal for formal occasions. Each pair of our handmade brogues has been finished to an impeccable standard, ideal for those looking for the highly-decorated wingtip style. From classic shades of brown and black to more elaborate two-tone designs, these are a fantastic choice for those looking to add timeless British brogues for men to their footwear collection.
Men’s Cheaney brogues are incredibly versatile and can be worn for both formal occasions and for everyday wear. For formal occasions, stick to a classic dark brogue and ensure they’re highly polished. If you’re looking to incorporate this style into your smart-casual attire, you can afford to be bold with elaborate shades and unique two-tone designs.