Jo Why Lee

London - United Kingdom

    Enhance Your Office Presence With a Good Pair of Brogues

    March 4, 2015

    Being a female entrepreneur in a predominantly male environment comes with it's own unique set of challenges. You have to work harder, play smarter, and your presence has to be commanding and fluid at all times. In the office, you're going to make sure you get the respect you deserve, because you didn't come all this way to be put on the bench. You have a plan, your wardrobe is sound, and you're ready to take all of your daily challenges head on, but do you really want to do all that in three inch heels? A golfer doesn't golf in their runners, and a businesswoman shouldn't do business in her dinner party shoes. Complete your professional wardrobe ensemble with a pair of brogues to keep all eyes on you. If you want to know more about this iconic shoe, check out this handy info graphic from!

    The Shoe

    The classic brogue is a flat shoe, with a heel that is only slightly raised. Being the traditional style, it is a very versatile design that is compatible with just about every business outfit you have in the closet. If you have a taste for vintage, then this will certainly be the shoe for you. They are functional and effective, and so are you, but you are also bold, and if you need a more fashionable shoe that proves it, there are more modern options of brogues now available to you. The brogue has evolved with the rapidly expanding female presence in the office, and are now available in a raised heel. If you are looking for a fashionable shoe that is sure to make you stand out, the raised heel brogue brings you the best of both worlds. The androgynous feel of the shoe is a must have for the business diva, and come in a variety of styles like court shoe, shoe-boot, and ankle boot. Though the traditional leather material is common, designers are also making designs for the daring, with added detailing and multiple material options, as well as an increase of available colours.

    Who For?

    For the woman who would rather keep her heels on the ground, but still want a little more modern look, the classic heel brogue come in shoe-boot and ankle boot styles as well. These styles are best suited for the entrepreneur on the move, being able to get from A to Z in the most fashionable and comfortable way possible. The stitching and attention to detail in these shoes truly live up to it's timeless style, and any woman who is looking to make a bold entrance and exit should add this shoe to their working wardrobe.

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