Purushu's award winning fashion blog was founded in 2009 while studying fashion design at NIFT New Delhi. At the age of 19, he wrote show reviews for FDCI's Designer Node dailies at India Fashion Week, New Delhi. Following a stint as menswear designer at Future Group (Lee Cooper), Mumbai in 2013, he relocated to Chennai where he continued freelancing and authored fashion columns for The Hindu newspaper. In 2017, Purush Arie blog evolved into India's first ungendered fashion label. Purushu spoke about gender neutral revolution through fashion at TEDxChennai in March 2018.

The Right Foot Forward: 6 Types of Shoes To Mix-And-Match

Shoes are to a stylish man what roach is to a paper. If you’re a 21st century man whose lifestyle involves dressing up for more than just two occasions a day, then you my friend need a shoe intervention. Here are the 6 types of shoes to mix-and-match.

Casual Sneakers

Puma casual sneakers

They go with almost every casual look. If you’re someone who walks around a lot, these Puma shoes will be the right choice! Rediff.com has a huge collection of Puma shoes for men.

Oxford Shoes

oxford shoes

Minimalist and low maintenance, oxford shoes absolutely up the class of whatever outfit you have on! The best part about oxfords, besides their unisex quality and appeal, is that they can pull together a casual and a formal look effortlessly.

Boat Shoes

boat shoes

For those of you who like to change up their footwear with the season, boat shoes are for your. They are trendy for summer and aren’t completely formal, yet give off a very put-together vibe.

Running Shoes

Puma running shoes

Source: Rediff

For all the men who love their early morning jogs, or their evening treadmill runs, a pair of running shoes are very important. They’re different from sneakers in the way that they provide the support your feet need when in motion for a long time, so that the overall stress is reduced. For instance, Puma shoes for men are lightweight and even look casual enough for a run to the grocery store!


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It’s like a formal shoe but, without the commitment of the socks. This is a shoe for those of us who are laid back and don’t exactly prefer the closed feel of the lace-up oxford. These shoes can also be worn casually with a pair of cropped pants.


Do these 6 types of shoes serve the myriad of purposes involved in your lifestyle? Do let me know in comments.

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