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23 Ways to Monk Strap

  • Caitlin Ganswindt


Consider the monk strap. Holy. Strappy. Fits nicely on your feet.

They’re the jack-of-all-trades of footwear: a dressed-up high shine for your company’s holiday party, a casual snuff suede for a Sunday stroll in the park, maybe a middle-of-the-road cap toe for the boardroom.

With so many options/so many occasions, navigating these waters can be tricky—so we went ahead and compiled the essential guide to monk-strapage:

1022KMT_Monk_1Allen Edmonds Franciscan Monk Straps

1022KMT_Monk_2John Lobb William

1022KMT_Monk_3Berluti Paulin

1022KMT_Monk_4Ovadia & Sons Snuff Suede Bedford

1022KMT_Monk_5Church’s Tokyo Black Capital

1022KMT_Monk_6Grenson G:Zero Collection

1022KMT_Monk_7Sid Mashburn Double Monk Strap

1022KMT_Monk_8Sanders Dylan

1022KMT_Monk_9Belstaff Mansfield

1022KMT_Monk_10Alexander McQueen Albert Bi-Color Double Buckle

1022KMT_Monk_11Tod’s No_Code High-Shine Leather Monk

1022KMT_Monk_12Billy Reid Double Monk

1022KMT_Monk_13Gucci Brown Leather Monk Strap

1022KMT_Monk_14Magnanni x Bergdorf Goodman Chelsea Boot

1022KMT_Monk_15Mr. Hare Monk

1022KMT_Monk_16Jack Erwin Jake

1022KMT_Monk_17Jimmy Choo Double Monk-Strap Boot

1022KMT_Monk_18Sergio Rossi Perla

1022KMT_Monk_19Crockett & Jones Monkton

1022KMT_Monk_20Paraboot Vigny GR

1022KMT_Monk_21Meermin Black Rapello Suede

1022KMT_Monk_22A.P.C. Double-Buckle Derbies

1022KMT_Monk_23Harris Split Apron Toe Double Monk