Exhibit A of why I buy expensive shoes.
I’m pretty sure I got these in High school… no Aldo or Steve Madden will last you that long. I will admit that I don’t wear them that often. Still, they’re sturdy, well-made, a great work shoe & with all this loafer/Oxford madness they also happen to be back on trend!

Except I lie. Have u seen the whether today?! I’m clearly not wearing these. My feet are nicely bundled up in cashmere blend socks & these guys: