Givenchy produces this beautiful pair of city ankle boots, a sharp looking pair of wet weather boots, a stylish option for your feet in the sleet. A beautiful round toe boot with side zip, this boot is elegant in its minimalism. A great boot from the French masters, you can find it online now.
Fred Perry goes with a warmer option in the late fall, with this pair of Lance chukkas. Soft yet thick leather works for insulation and support, while extra padding around the ankle provides any extra help needed. Rubber soles with no slip traction provide help in the wet weather. Available online now.
Those still looking for a stylish winter boot, can rest easy knowing that Nordstrom is now stocking Creative Recreation‘s Satoro boot. A high top lace-up boot with a unique hybridized construction, the rubber toe and vamp creates a waterproof layer for the snow and slush, while the faux shearling liner and quilted ankle section provide warmth in the coldest winter. Available online and in store now.
It’s always interesting to see how the Japanese put their own spin on American classics, as is the case with this pair of plain toed work boots by Roberu. Dig the top quality red leather, the simple toe, and quality welted sole. A hand made Japanese original, residents of Japan will be able to preview the boots, and other pieces by Roberu at their winter exhibition, starting December 1st on the second floor of Tokyo’s monogram.
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Meguro, Tokyo Takaban 2-19-13
Timberland goes back to its roots with this pair of Traditional boots, handsewn just like they used to be. Made in the Dominican Republic where they never forgot how to make real boots, these boots feature a tough leather upper, with Gore-Tex waterproofing. A great winter boot, you can find these boots at Scotts now.
Hudson Shoes delivers a smart looking boot for the smart dressed man, the Ellis, a tan leather boot. Featuring an all leather upper with side-zip construction and slight stacked wooden heel, this is a smart shoe, whose crinkled leather is will win compliments by the dozen. Available now from Topman.
That Mod spirit is alive and well, with Fiorentini & Baker crafting the Gulp, a beautiful brown Chelsea boot, perfect for the stylish suited young man. Top quality black leather is hand-crafted in Italy into a subtle man’s city boot. Italian craftsmanship with Anglo-Italian style. Available online now.
It looks as though it’s time for another Trans-Pacific collaboration, with White’s Boots and NEXUSVII teaming up for this quality pair of boots. A rich pair of black high top boots made using chromexcel leather from Horween Leather, you’ll be able to find these boots at select NEXUSVII stockists soon.
A Bathing Ape pays homage to an American classic with the release of these LL Soldier Boots, the Japanese brand’s own take on LL Bean’s own rain boot. Featuring familiar construction, Bape goes with a patterned leather upper instead of LL Bean’s basic plain leather. Available now at select Bape stockists.
Is it a deck shoe? Is it a Chukka? The Scala 4 from Lacoste is both, what the French sport brand is calling a ‘deck chukka’, borrowing a silhouette from a chukka, and lacing style from a boat shoe. With felt outers, and a soft fabric liner, these comfortable shoes are a fine shoe for milder weather. Available online now.