I need a new pair of shoes, something to wear everyday and out to bars, parties, etc. I usually go for sort of rugged type shoes, since they tend to make you taller (I'm short) and my casual look is usually wearing nice jeans or khakis with a dress shirt or maybe just clean t-shirt (college doesn't really have swanky parties). Or maybe girls will have a better suggestion. I was looking at these:
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I usually go to Kohl's & get Axcess:
(Hopefully this URL works.)
No idea if it'll attract girls; but they're inexpensive (usually on sale for around $40) and they look decent.
But you're right about ladies paying attention to a man's shoes. I once had a co-worker (around her mid-30's) who said when she was growing up, her mom taught her to check out a man's hands (fingernails & such) and shoes. Appearently the mom said something like "If he takes care of his shoes, he'll take care of you."0