03/21/2013 02:11 EDT | Updated 03/21/2013 02:11 EDT

Jim Flaherty Style: The Finance Minister's Best Looks (PHOTOS)

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Canadian Finance Minister Jim Flaherty shows tries on new shoes as he shops in Ottawa on March 28, 2012 as part of the tradition of budget day. The tradition holds that Ministers of Finance purchase or wear new shoes when the budget is delivered. AFP PHOTO/ROGERIO BARBOSA (Photo credit should read ROGERIO BARBOSA/AFP/Getty Images)

Even Finance Minister Jim Flaherty cares about style.

Flaherty took some time away from working on the federal budget to talk about the importance of Canadian manufacturing enterprises. During his talk, he held a Roots oxford shoe to illustrate popular made-in-Canada goods.

But does Flaherty walk the walk when it comes to his style?

Take a look at his sartorial choices:

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