Guys Style Guide: How to Wear Brown Shoes With Black Pants
The common notion is that black goes with everything, but that isnt entirely true. Its fair to say that black can go with nearly any color, but as with any other hue in the spectrum, theres a few items that will not mix with classic black. Brown shoes put against a set of black pants are the biggest offender, but thats typically because the people trying to pull it off arent following a few basic rules. They end up making the whole style look like the sartorial equivalent of a mullet: business on most of it with an awkward inclusion of casualness that ruins the entire look.