10 Most Affordable Luxury Men's Shoes Worth Buying in 2021

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From Taft and Gucci to Versace and Beckett Simonon, find your sole mate in the most affordable luxury men's shoes for under $700.

Luxury shoes are the designer handbags of men's fashion, and if you're a stylish dude who wants to make a statement, there's no better way than with your kicks. Whether you prefer a luxury shoe at work, for special occasions only, or you just want to #TreatYourself to a pair of designer sneaks, there are enough affordable options out there. Believe it or not, you can add luxury shoes to your wardrobe without draining your entire savings account.

10 Most Affordable Luxury Men's Shoes

Keep reading for the 10 most affordable luxury men's shoes—all of which are under $700. As always, the prices listed may fluctuate over time.

1. Polo Ralph Lauren Men's Riali Leather Drive

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Not sure where to start? Try Polo Ralph Lauren Men's Riali Leather Drive shoes for your first pair of luxury men's shoes. MACY'S

When it comes to stylish luxury shoes, don't put your foot in your mouth. The Polo Ralph Lauren Men's Riali Leather Drive shoes are a great starting place, especially in terms of an affordable price point. These timeless full-grain leather mocassins feature a rounded toe, slip-on style and a reinforced heel for ultimate support.

Buy at Macy's for $125.

2. Beaumont Loafers

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Beaumont Loafers are made in Italy and are high-quality, have a bright shine and feel comfortable. BECKETT SIMONON

Here's your ticket to always looking sharp, and it comes in the shape of Beaumont Loafers from Beckett Simonon. Not only do these full-grain calfskin leather loafers look so much more expensive than they really are, but they're also hand-stitched in Italy. Sturdy and chic, everyone in the office will be asking where you got these shoes. (It's up to you if you want to tell them or keep this best-kept secret to yourself.)

Buy at Beckett Simonon for $209.

3. The Clásico

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Kick up your heels at your next important event with The Clásico by Adelante Shoe Co. ADELANTE SHOE CO.

Available in full-grain caramel, Desert, denim blue or pomegranate and black or mahogany Nubuck leather, The Clásico shoes by Adelante Shoe Co. feel as luxe as they look because these shoes are completely customizable and made to order. This pair comes in any length and widths from narrow to even extra-wide. The stacked leather heel and high-density memory foam provide all-day comfort. They're even ethically made by a skilled Guatemalan craftsman, who Adelante will introduce to you after the initial purchase. How's that for a luxury experience?

Buy at Adelante Shoe Co. for $255.

4. The Jack Shoe in Eden

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A gorgeous statement shoe for weddings, black-tie occasions, formal work events or even like a really, really fancy restaurant, The Jack Shoe in Eden is a work of art. TAFT

OK, we see you, The Jack Shoe in Eden! Seriously, like have you ever seen a luxury men's shoe that makes you want to say, "Oh, you fancy, huh?" Because this one is it!

Made by Taft, The Jack Shoe in Eden isn't for the faint of fashionable hearts as it's bold, unique and quite the conversation starter. Ideal for formal occasions or even casual wear, this Italian full-grain leather shoe with a cotton jacquard weave upper steals the show—any show.

Buy at Taft for $275.

5. Ace GG Embossed Sneaker

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Is your mouth watering yet? The way fashion-loving men look at the Men's Ace GG Embossed Sneaker can be likened to how most fashionable women look at a classic black Gucci belt. GUCCI

Ariana Grande sings about Gucci shoes for a reason—and a good one at that. Look at these babes! They're absolute stunners. From the pre-fall 2020 collection, these luxury sneaks feature the GG House emblem embossed on the leather base, are made in Italy and tend to run on the larger size. If you're ready to order, be sure to size down one.

Buy at Gucci for $680.

6. Strandmok Cap-Toe Oxford with Dainite Rubber Sole

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No need to get too fancy here! Sure, the Strandmok Cap-Toe Oxford with Dainite Rubber Sole can hang at just about any occasion—even high-brow ones—but at its core, it's designed for casual workwear. With these classic brogue shoes, you'll be dressed to the nines in the office. And, you'll even love the all-weather blue Dainite sole for ultimate traction, making them more wearable and versatile.

Buy at Allen Edmonds for $365.

7. Armani Men's Chukka Boots

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Keep your casual wear classy (and luxury) with the Armani Men's Chukka Boots. BLOOMINGDALE'S

More casual than some of the other loafer options on this list, Armani Men's Chukka Boots still pack a punch in terms of style and class. Sure, they're chukka boots, but they're fancy chukka boots! Available in both blue and tan, this lace-up Armani style makes the perfect fall or wintertime shoe—though we don't recommend walking in the snow with them because of their suede upper and leather lining.

Buy at Bloomingdale's for $222.50.

8. Salvatore Ferragamo Gancini Leather Driving Loafers

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The Salvatore Ferragamo Gancini Leather Driving Loafers are made in Italy and feature an apron toe and leather upper. SAKS FIFTH AVENUE

Don't be a loaf; wear loafers! Luxury loafers, that is. An all-star pick for special occasions like weddings or networking events or even for work, the Salvatore Ferragamo Gancini Leather Driving Loafers dress up any ensemble. Made in Italy from leather, these apron-toe shoes can be paired with a suit and tie or more informal, smart-casual looks.

Buy at Saks Fifth Avenue for $359.99.

9. Saint Laurent Men's Espadrilles

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You may not think of espadrilles when you hear "men's shoes" or even "men's luxury shoes," but these summer sandals from Saint Laurent are absolute stunners. BLOOMINGDALE'S

Reminiscent of the cult-classic Toms Shoes, these Saint Laurent Men's Espadrilles are the stuff of dreams. Specifically, a summers-in-the-Hamptons dream. Made in Spain, these luxury men's slip-on shoes feature an embroidered logo on the side, cotton upper, cotton lining and rubber sole. They slip on easily and feature braided jute detailing at both the sole edge and toe. Oh, and they fit TTS (that's true to size).

Buy at Bloomingdale's for $425.

10. Versace Printed High-Top Sneakers

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Don't shell out for Versace shoes. These Versace Printed High-Top Sneakers may be bold and bright, but they're not too costly compared to some other styles. SAKS FIFTH AVENUE

Wanna make a bold statement with your footwear? There's nothing more daring than the Versace Printed High-Top Sneakers, which come in an elegant bright-blue pattern known as "Lapis Multi." As any high-roller knows, Versace usually runs you about $750 and up, so these high-tops are quite a steal.

Buy at Saks Fifth Avenue for $575.

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