*Feature image: Sam Edelman burgundy calf hair monk shoe via Nordstrom.
A couple of days ago, we posted our first ever The Sunday Swag Report (TSSR), a weekly roundup of style articles in the blogosphere that the dapperQ team believes our audience would find relevant to their interests. The feature image of our post was of this pair of monkstrap shoes we found on Men’s Pro Style. The Men’s Pro Style article was about the monkstrap trend in general, but didn’t really provide an extensive list of brands offering monkstraps in their fall collections. Furthermore, the only pair they listed was available in “men’s” (aka, larger) sizes for a whomping $275! (Affordable for some, not for others.)
We didn’t realize how popular these shoes would be with our audience. Since posting the image on Facebook, we have received multiple requests for examples of similar shoes in smaller and “women’s” sizes. We put together this list of monkstrap shoes available for purchase now at a variety of price points: