Charles Philip Shanghai Flats

Most Wanted: Here’s why our features writer is coveting these smoking slippers.


I love men’s style smoking shoes as a chic alternative to the ubiquitous ballerina flat. This pair is perfect for summer—equally great with a dress or shorts and a tee. And the nautical stripes make me feel like I’m on a seaside vacation, even if I’m stuck at my desk.

Charles Philip Shanghai smoking flats, $135;