Toes, welts, shanks, uppers, stays, and insteps—the anatomy maketh the boot, and each boot is different. In these guides, we’ll help you understand how boots are made which will make it more likely that you’ll find a quality pair that will last.
Read this this article to find out all about Goodyear welted construction. By the end, you’ll know if this type of footwear is right for your style and wallet.
In this guide, I’m breaking down exactly what a boot shank is, what it does, and the downsides of steel shanks compared to a different material.
There’s no more important part of a boot than its sole. So here’s a list of the boot soles you should know about to pick the one that’s fit for purpose.
EVA has been used on sneakers for decades, but can it benefit boots? In this guide, you’ll learn what EVA foam is and whether you should avoid it.
Going to hug a penguin? Well you might want one of these boots. These are the warmest boots on the planet.
If you need safety boots and can’t decide between steel toe and comp toe, this guide gives pros and cons to help with your decision-making.
If you want complete protection for your feet, you need to know what a met guard is. In this guide, we’re sharing the pros and cons of metatarsal guards.
In this guide, I am going to explain some reasons why logger boots have high heels. You’ll be surprised at benefits (and drawbacks) of the high heel are.
Taking off your boots can be a hassle. Or a complete mess. This is where a boot jack can help and this guide has everything you need to know.
A boot kiltie adds an extra layer of protection to your boots. But what are the benefits and drawbacks false tongues can offer? Let’s find out!
Is there any benefit to getting a leather sole boot? You might be surprised. This guide covers the pros and cons of leather soles, plus my top picks.
What is the boot shaft? You can learn to measure the shaft of your boot, ensuring you get the proper fit and protection you need. Find out how in this guide.