Loafer Love: More than just a footwear choice!

From humble beginnings to iconic fashion status, the Loafer shoe boasts a rich history dating back to the early 20th century. They were elevated by the sartorial savvy of Ivy League students in the 1930s wearing their Penny Loafers. In the 1950s, the loafer became embraced by Hollywood icons like Audrey Hepburn and Grace Kelly. Over time, loafers became synonymous with preppy fashion and are now a modern-day style staple.

What makes Loafers so Lovable?

The slip-on design and versatile silhouette make Loafers a go-to choice for any occasion, whether it's a casual outing or a formal event. Loafers are able to adapt to any ensemble, elevating your look with a touch of timeless charm. From classic suede designs to bold patterned styles, there's a loafer out there for every taste and style, especially when you shop online at Mandarina!

Loafer Life - Our Style Tips

For a Day Out with Friends: Experiment with unexpected pairings by teaming colourful patterned loafers with tailored shorts and an oversized blazer for a playful take on office attire. Or embrace the eclectic charm of mixing and matching prints and textures for an ensemble that's uniquely you.

For a night on the Town: Slip into a pair of embellished velvet loafers and pair them with a floaty midi dress, a leather jacket, and bold accessories for a look that's equal parts edgy and elegant. Who needs stilettos when you can dance the night away in comfort and style?

For a Day in the Office: Channel your inner boss lady by pairing blue suede loafers with tailored trousers, a crisp button-down shirt, and a sleek, structured blazer. This power ensemble screams confidence and sophistication, making it the perfect choice for commanding attention in the boardroom.

The Mandarina Loafers Collection

And now to take a look at our top picks and new arrivals from the Mandarina collection of designer quality Loafers (without the designer price tag!)

Blue Suede Penny Loafers

Blue Suede Penny Loafers

Meet our new Penny Loafers in a captivating denim blue hue that will steal your heart in an instant. These loafers are as cosy as a cloud, promising unparalleled comfort with every step. Crafted in the timeless Italian penny loafer style, featuring a chic squared toe shape and elegant banded trim. A shoe masterpiece brought to life by Hogl of Austria, renowned for their exceptional craftsmanship. Wrapped in the softest jeans-blue suede and lined with luxurious leather, these superb shoes boast non-slip soles, making them your trusty companions for any adventure. And forget the fashion rules – denim on denim has never looked so chic!

Take a look at our Blue Suede Penny Loafers >

Purple Velvet Loafers

Purple Velvet Loafers

Purple and Velvet – the dynamic duo taking the fashion world by storm! Trust us when we say, you won't want to miss out on these trendsetting purple velvet loafers. In a sumptuous berry shade that exudes sophistication, a smart, sculpted upper shape and a tapered toe that's bunion-friendly, these shoes are as elegant as they are comfortable. Crafted from real Velvet and lined with luxurious silk brocade, they're a feast for the eyes and the feet. Whether paired with navy blue, black, or green, these beauties are guaranteed to turn heads wherever you go. Step into style with Purple and Velvet today!

See our Purple Velvet Loafers >

Sand Penny Loafers 

In a lovley new shade of neutral sand, these suede Penny loafers are as soft and comfortable as a goosedown pillow, making them impossible to resist.

Crafted in classic Italian penny loafer style with a squared toe-shape and banded trim, Lulu exudes timeless elegance. Made by Hogl of Austria for Mandarina, these shoes boast top-quality construction with soft suede uppers and leather lining for ultimate comfort.

Perfect for everyday wear, Lulu is versatile enough to pair with trousers, dresses, skirts, or shorts, making them ideal for any occasion. With a flat heel and non-slip sole, they're also great for travel - light, comfy, and easy to pack. Don't miss out on the perfect blend of style and comfort - get your pair of Lulu loafers today!

Suede Penny Loafers


Check out our new Penny Loafers >

Red and White Loafers

Red and White Loafers

Elevate your style and put a spring in your step with these stunning two-tone red and white loafers! Guaranteed to add a pop of colour to any outfit, they're the epitome of chic whether paired with casual jeans and a jumper or crisp white linens. Perfect for jet-setters, these travel-friendly shoes are light and flat to pack, making them your go-to companions for any adventure. With a classic loafer cut and squared toe, they're as flattering as they are comfortable. Crafted in Italy with the 'sacchiato' technique for supreme softness and flexibility, these shoes boast a textile basket weave upper, leather lining, and non-slip leather soles. With a flat heel and weather-proof design, they're suitable for both indoor and outdoor wear. Don't miss out on these must-have shoes that are as stylish as they are practical!

Take a look at our Purple Velvet Loafers >

Colourful Patterned Loafers

Colourful Patterned Loafers

Step into the vibrant spirit of spring with these sensational and playful cobalt blue, green, yellow, and red bright patterned loafers! As the season changes and nature bursts with colour, it's time to follow suit and add a splash of brightness to your footwear. These genuine feel-good shoes are guaranteed to turn heads and lift your mood with their fun and bright design. Pair them with denim, linen, or wide-leg trousers for easy daytime dressing with a touch of flair. Crafted from cotton canvas with a soft microsuede lining and a sturdy leather-look sole, these shoes are as practical as they are eye-catching. Embrace those early spring vibes and step out in style with these must-have shoes!

See our Colourful Patterned Loafers >

Bright Red Suede Loafers

Red Loafers

A classic tassel loafer with a Mandarina twist, in stunning pillar-box red suede! Whether you're aiming for casual cool or dressing to impress, these elegant Italian-inspired shoes have you covered. Brightly coloured shoes are the best way to inject personality into any outfit. Pair these beauties with black or navy trousers and a plain jumper, or peeking out from under a chic city coat for an extra flash of style. With their real suede upper, soft microsuede lining, and sturdy leather-look sole, these bright red suede loafers are as comfortable as they are versatile, making them a year-round wardrobe staple. Add a dash of flair to your footwear collection and step into style with these statement tassel loafers!

See our Bright Red Suede Loafers >


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