Brogue Shoes Guide: learn about different mens Brogues styles, lacing systems, and designs include wingtips, full brogues, semi-brogues, and quarter brogues. Brogues are the most versatile style you can have in your shoe collection. They come in various styles and colours; especially adding an interesting take over existing styles such as Derbys and MonkStraps.
Brogue Shoes have been around since the 1700s, as fashion started to become part of an individual’s identity. The origin of its name is bróg which is the Gaelic translation for the word Shoe. Brogues are identified by the perforated holes on various parts of the shoe upper, in different types of shoes, which is also referred to as Broguing the shoe.