Verdict from 92 user reviews

9 reasons to buy

  • A majority of the reviewers were satisfied about how the Merrell Brevard Lace feels so comfortable on their foot.
  • The shoe was lighter than expected, said a handful of buyers.
  • A good number of users were highly appreciative of the versatility of the shoe.
  • The shoe was comfortable right out of the box, according to most of the reviewers.
  • Some of the reviewers loved that the shoe is really accommodating especially to those who have wide feet.
  • One user expressed how the shoe is better than other office-type shoes since it provides great grip especially on slippery grounds.
  • The shoe didn’t need a break-in period, according to a user.
  • Most of the buyers said that they would definitely recommend the shoe.
  • A variety of colorways for the shoe is available to choose from.

2 reasons not to buy

  • A few reviewers pointed out that the Merrell Brevard Lace easily falls apart even just after a few weeks of use.
  • The shoe is sold at a slightly expensive price.

Bottom line

This casual shoe from Merrell, the Merrell Brevard Lace, with its EVA midsole provides great comfort and stability for the foot. Its M Select GRIP provides great traction and grip. The shoe offers versatility when it comes to style and allows the wearer to use the shoe along with various outfit choices.

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Good to know

The shoe was designed with a lace-up closure system that allows the wearer to adjust the shoe in a comfortable fit. The shoe is more favourable to those who have wide foot than those with narrow foot since the toe box provides more space for the foot. The shoe is offered in men’s sizing from size 7 to size 15 with half sizes also available. It is also offered in medium width.

The Merrell Brevard Lace represents a combination of rugged and formal casual style. The shoe also proves being versatile when one can wear the shoe along with an appropriate attire in various occasions. It looks dressy enough for when going to work in an office. It can also offer the wearer a more rugged appeal when paired with the appropriate combination of outfit. One can also use the shoe along with a casual attire when out and about running some errands. It works perfectly well with a pair of jeans or with an office uniform as well.

Most of the buyers gushed about the comfort offered by the shoe for the foot. They loved how the shoe keeps their foot from hurting even after a long day of walking or moving around wearing the shoe. The style and design of the shoe are also getting praises from buyers as they appreciate how they can use the shoe in various occasions.

Since 1981, the Merrell brand has been offering some quality and high-performance shoe. The brand has evolved throughout the years and successfully conquered the world.

Although Merrell is mostly known for their high-performance outerwear, the brand also has released some casual shoes that are favored by many. One of these casual shoes that the brand offers is the Merrell Brevard Lace. The shoe showcases an oxford shoe look covered in a nubuck leather upper which allows the wearer the choices of using it for a formal occasion or for a more casual event.

  • The shoe weighs approximately 13oz.
  • An M Select MOVE footbed is provided in the shoe.
  • The breathable fabric lining of the shoe showcases an antimicrobial M Select FRESH technology.
  • The shoe is made with a molded nylon arch shank.
Danny McLoughlin
Danny McLoughlin

Danny McLoughlin is a researcher for RunRepeat covering football, sneakers and running. After graduating with a degree in computer science from The University of Strathclyde, Danny makes sure never to miss a game of his beloved Glasgow Rangers or the Scotland national football team. He has been featured in prestigious publications such as The Washington Post, The Irish Times, Footwear News and the like.