Okay, so all my life I've been wearing sneakers. Recently I've decided I want to change that. My only issue being where to start, I want a pair of shoes that will look good with a nice set of jeans…Continue
"I recently purchased a couple of pairs of Sketchers Alley Cats from Sears on sale. VERY affordable, lots of good traction/semi-lug sole, pretty rugged and nice looking (I think). They are just a good practical shoe for the north east,…"
"I've been looking at some Allen Edmonds Sheldon Saddle shoes.
these go with so much.
For a more rugged casual look at some Wolverine 1000 mile boots. I know these may are expensive, and especially for a college student. I…"
"I don't know if they still make Earth Shoes, but that's I've had a pair since high school (my word! That was five years ago!) and they're still comfortable and durable. They're brown and go with jeans. Be sure to get dark…"
"Hey Matt,Aside form your sneakers, I would advice you to have a pair of running shoes and a pair of black leather shoes to your repertoire.The black leather pair can be high-cut like boots or the regular low-cut type. Just make sure that they…"
"I do not know your budget (hey, some college students have money, some don't - I was working 20 hours a week while in school, and not flipping burgers)
IF you can swing it, seriously, a good pair of shell cordovan wing tips. Done right,…"
"Clark Walabees in a dark color work great for me. They look good enough that I can wear them to work (teacher) and be plenty well dressed, and they're comfortable enough where you wont be tempted to shift back to sneakers for…"
"For the money, I would have to weigh in with a couple of guys who suggested nice, but comfortable loafers. Loafers work year round. Nice looking ones can be matched up with a pair of slacks and a tie for a dress up occassion."
"Out of the Clarks lineup, I highly recommend their mid-rise Desert Boot. It is a classic and conservative design that looks good with just about anything and is extremely versatile. I have a dark brown pair that I wear sometimes with business casual…"
"Boots with shorts are...iffy. Some people can pull off the look successfully, and some can't.
Desert boots are, basically, a dressier-looking version of a hiking boot, so with the right attitude you'll probably look…"
"This reminds me of when people whine that a new Starbucks opens and pushes the little local guy out of business. They never seem to remember that the local guy's coffee was crap.
America doesn't force its entertainment on the world. The…"
"You gave an entire paragraph to the Obama admin and then finished it with one sentence about nazis. That is how your comment "got twisted".
But even if we are talking about isis. I still don't see the nazi connection. What I see is a…"
"I was speaking not of this admin, but of the political and social parallels in the middle east and the rise of ISIS. (Extreme nationalism -> extreme religious fervor; disenfranchised populace unwilling/incapable of confronting the extremism, mass…"
"It doesn't need to rise to the level of thought to have meaning.
Moving toward the sunlight means survival. I'm arguing for meaning within material existence, not that all material reactions are thoughts.
If there is meaning like this for…"
"Simplicity is your friend. Start with the half-dozen staples you eat all the time, and learn to cook them first. You don't need fancy gourmet meals ... you need the basics. Burgers. Steaks. Pork chops. …"
"Get an easy basic cookbook for people who've never done it before, with a title like Easy Basics or Where's Mom Now that I Need Her? It'll tell you the things other books assume you know, from how to boil an egg to…"