2 Flat lace-ups, Russell & Bromley, pounds 110. These smooth, antique- effect leather lace-ups are classics. Team with wide leg trousers for a masculine look. Available from Russell & Bromley, 24-25 New Bond Street, London W1. Enquiries 0171 629 6903.
3 Shiny black loafers, Armando Pollini, pounds 165. If it is a neat, strong look you're after try these black loafers in high shine leather with an engraved metal bar. Available from Armando Pollini, 35 Brook Street, London W1. Enquiries 0171 629 7606.
4 High heeled lace-up, Jones the Bootmaker, pounds 69.99. Although these might resemble something your Grandmother would have worn, they're just the thing for this winter. Available from branches of Jones the Bootmaker nation-wide. Enquiries 01323 649 408.
5 Square-toed, mock crock loafers, Bertie pounds 69.95. These loafers with fashionably square toes and belt buckle detail are great value for money: a good sturdy shoe that should last and last. Available from Bertie stores nation-wide. Enquiries 0171 935 2002.
6 Button-detail loafer, Pied a Terre Rouge. pounds 139. For understated chic you can't beat this pair of high shine square toed loafers with their smart side buttons. A modern cla sic. Available from selected branches of Pied a terre. Enquiries 0171 491 3857.Reuse content