Clockwise from left:
JD Fisk Viego chukka boot, $169 at Bloomingdale's
Cooper square wingtip, $298 at Cole Haan
Donald J. Pliner Embe oxford, $298 at Arthur Beren
KG by Kurt Geiger Caine lace-up, $145 at Kurt Geiger
Prada Spazzolato rubber-cased lace-up, $990 at Neiman Marcus
Prada bright calf slip-on, $720 at Neiman Marcus
Meet the male version of Louboutin's red-lacquered heels: all business up top; swaggering party below. Combat winter doldrums with these subtlety-be-damned DayGlo soles.
Bloomingdale's, 845 Market St. (near 4th St.), 415-856-5300; Cole Haan, 324 Stockton St. (near Post St.), 415-391-1760; Arthur Beren, 222 Stockton St. (near Geary St.), 415-397-8900; Kurt Geiger, 250 Stockton St. (near Post St.), 415-399-1170; Neiman Marcus, 150 Stockton St. (at Geary St.), 415-362-3900; Macy's, 170 O'Farrell St. (near Stockton St.), 415-397-3333; Barneys New York, 77 O'Farrell St. (at Stockton St.), 415-268-3500.
Originally published in the December 2012 issue of San Francisco.