Loafers are slip on lace-less shoes that originated in Norway in the 1930’s. Originally they were meant exclusively for casual wear, but there have been dressed up styles available recently. Once thought of as preppy menswear lounge staples the shoe has evolved quite a bit. Now, loafers are popular trend being worn by your favorite stars. Here is how they are styling them.
Kelly Osbourne and Steve Madden Melter
Kelly Osbourne is spotted leaving Katsuya Restaurant in Hollywood wearing cuffed skinny jeans, a leather jacket and chic and shiny slip ons similar to the Steven by Steve Madden Melter. These bejeweled Steve Madden shoes look great with both jeans and menswear inspired trends like tailored pants and button shirts. Kelly has done everything from start a fashion line to write a best-selling book, we wonder what else she has in store.
Selma Blair and Kate Spade Olympia
A pregnant Selma Blair was spotted leaving Real Food Daily after lunch in West Hollywood. Selma wears cuffed jeans, which work well with loafers, a striped tee and a black sweater with a patent pair of loafers similar to the Kate Spade Olympia. These classic Kate Spade loafers are stylish wish a great sheen perfect for casual, more dressy and work looks. Selma is no longer pregnant, she gave birth to a baby boy, Arthur Saint. The father is Selma’s boyfriend, fashion designer Jason Bleick. Selma has starred in multiple movies and shows from “Legally Blonde” to the comic book inspired flick “Hellboy” about a misunderstood demon who is really just a nice guy. She isn’t stopping anytime soon either, she is set to star in a comedy series this year and she recently released her own line of handbags and wallets.
Paris Hilton and Steve Madden Eltonn
Paris Hilton is seen shopping at “The Grove” in a casual look with silver slip ons similar to the Steve Madden Eltonn. These glittery Steve Madden loafers are great for playful evening looks and they are a steal at just $60. Paris has the dubious honor of being labeled 2007’s Most Overrated Celebrity, but she does know fashion. She has modeled and has developed both purse and jewelery lines.