The gray flannel suit:

Symbol of corporate conformity turned icon of serious men’s style.

Gray flannel boots:

Not so much.

Until now.

Check out designer Richard Chai’s take on Palladium’s classic Tactical style, rendered in the nattiest of fabrics.

Palladium, founded in France in 1920 and famed for outfitting the French Foreign Legion with footwear, and Chai collaborated on the capsule collection, which originally appeared on the American designer’s runway and is now available to the general public.

Or at any rate, those members of same with enough style to pull them off—and put them on…