Men’s Ballet Flats on the Fashion Runway Part 3

2020 2020 seemed to be the year of ballet flats for men. A number of designers picked up on this fashion staple in their collections. The fact was even highlighted in a number of magazines and newspaper articles (see the links section of this blog), including the Wall Street Journal. Bode Designer Emily Bode again … Continue reading Men’s Ballet Flats on the Fashion Runway Part 3

Men’s Ballet Flats on the Fashion Runway Part 2

2014 Telfar New York designer Telfar Clemens introduced the ballet flat in his Spring 2014 line, a shoe he called "the basic shoe." Telfar has branded himself as "fashion for everyone" and beginning in 2014 he made "ballet flats for everyone" a part of his designes for several years. This year's offering was probably the … Continue reading Men’s Ballet Flats on the Fashion Runway Part 2

Men’s Ballet Flats on the Fashion Runway Part 1

Designers have off and on tried promote the ballet flat or similar footwear with their annual fashion show menswear offerings. While this extremely comfortable fashion staple has not really caught on in mainstream fashion, the fact that it keeps resurfacing shows that it can be a very versatile style for men. I am including mary-jane-style … Continue reading Men’s Ballet Flats on the Fashion Runway Part 1