Red Wing has just announced the upcoming release of its Oxblood series, which consists of low, mid and high cut boots. Reflective of the label’s moc toe workboots, these are equipped with a dark brown sole and black laces. All three versions of the refined shoes will be available in stores later this year.
From Belgian minimalist mistress Ann Demeulemeester comes the Vitello, a set of black boots that leaves nobody surprised. Part of that bold group of five minimalist masters from Belgium, these boots are consistent with her design aesthetic, with a unique high rise, rear-zip closure system. Made of premium cowhide and sitting on matching rubber soles, they’re at select Demeulemeester stockists now.
Bottega Veneta has designed this Nero Calf Canvas Ankle Boot as part of its Spring / Summer 2011 line. The design of the casual and comfortable leather ankle boot is reminiscent of a boat shoe. Flanked by sections of heavy canvas, the rubber-soled boots will be available in the coming months.
Tretorn puts their bootmaking knowledge to good use with the Strata, a waterproof number, perfect for the upcoming April showers. With a reliable rubber construction, the Strata features a warm fleece liner to ensure you feet are warm as well as dry. Available in black, brown, and olive, online now.
Fresh from Love Thy Neighbor comes the LSY, their latest ankle boot. A unique boot using cotton twill for the uppers, and a simple rubber sole, the LSY provides a comfortable walk, with its soft padded uppers, and snug lacing. A brilliant cloth boot, it’s available online now.
Viberg has opted to help TAKE 5 celebrate their 10th anniversary with this special collaborative boot collection. Featuring both a 1950 Service Boot , and and Engineer boot, the collection are available at TAKE 5 now. The 1950 Service Boot is a rich burgundy affair, with Vibram 700 sole, smooth leather uppers, and a denim lined mouth, while the Engineer Boot features black bullhide construction. Hit up TAKE 5 for yours.
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Por Vocacao gets this shipment of Raparo boots into their online store. A fine little Italian brand on its way up, they used quality materials for the construction of these two boots, including horse hide. Both light and dark brown models feature white contrasting rubber soles. Available at Por Vocacao.