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  • n. A dress-casual to formal style of lace-up shoes.


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  • Think of it as an integral part of your day-to-day look—like a watch or favorite pair of oxfords.

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  • Women in leafy brownstone Brooklyn have perfected a certain laid-back, quirky-casual look – think of local resident Michelle Williams, with her pixie haircut and geek-chic oxfords.

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  • If you're shopping for a guy, choose one that half zips up top they look great with oxfords.

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  • The one guy she approached was wearing a member's only jacket, khaki pants, oxfords, and had a crew cut.

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  • Ms. Repossi arrived at our meeting looking like a modern Annie Hall, in baggy men's jeans, Hermès oxfords from the 1970s and a well-cut plaid blazer by one of her favorite brands, Céline.

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  • When she asked about the price, Mr. Ludot, sporting a pair of pink metallic oxfords, said he refused to sell the dress at any price, even to Mr. Saint Laurent's longtime partner Pierre Bergé.

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  • That label of distinction is something I reserve for the true travel die-hards who are on the road every week and have learned to travel so well that they practically levitate through security and float into their first class seats without so much as a wrinkle in their freshly pressed oxfords.

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  • They started with some great denim, and have rounded out the line well with staples like white and blue oxfords, and buttery soft pocket tees.

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  • Daniella Vitale , chief merchant of Barneys New York, lists Mr. Kirkwood's laser-cut oxfords and tassel loafers as best-sellers.

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  • Mikko Takkunen for the Wall Street Journal The laser-cut blue oxfords, top left, are a best seller at Barneys New York this season.

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