While conducting a casual survey of the current men's footwear market, we noticed a recurring theme: paint-splattered shoes, boots, and sneakers are everywhere. And while most of us have ruined one or two pairs by taking on a DIY job in them, this new version looks more artful than accidental. Here, we share our our five favorite pairs.More
We love these because they would look just as great with a navy suit as with a pair of jeans. The paint drips are orderly enough that they could easily pass for dress shoes.
Lennon sneaker, $425, wantlesessentiels.com.
For the more punk-minded, Doc Martens' Pascal Splat boots are graphic, fun, and a little silly (just like this trend). We'd advise wearing these with jeans, an oversized forest green sweater, and a military-inspired jacket.
Paint Splat Pascal boots, $140, docmartens.com.