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Culture Corner

Boots are so awesome that they’ve spawned an entire culture. And we’re here to spy on it. This is your destination for in-depth historical breakdowns, patina laden deep-dives, and everything in between when it comes to boot culture.

Why It’s Called a Canadian Tuxedo: The True Story

By William Barton
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The Complicated History of Red Wing Boots

Founded by Charles Beckman in 1905, Red Wing Shoes is an iconic brand, with a fascinating story. Learn all about the history of Red Wing boots, their origins and how they got their name.

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What Ever Happened to the Red Wing Beckman?

What happened to the Red Wing Beckman and why was it discontinued? Here are the reasons, alternatives, and places to buy the sturdy Beckman today.

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5 American Leather Tanneries that are Changing the Game

I’ve done my research to bring you an in-depth look at the best American leather tanneries that are worth the investment for their quality and longevity.

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The Ultimate Guide to Wickett & Craig Leather for Boots

Who is Wickett & Craig and what makes their leather oh so special? This guide will teach you everything you need to know about the renowned tannery.

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Where Can You Get Custom Boots Online? Made To Order Guide

Made to order boots are well within reach. Here you can find the best options out there for getting your hands on a pair of custom boots online.

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37 Men’s Boot Brands Every Boot Fan Must Know About

This is every boot brand you absolutely must know. You’ll find hidden gems, classics, icons, and a few brands that are worth knowing to avoid.

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Yellowstone Boots: What Boots Do John Dutton and Rip Wheeler Wear?

John Dutton and Rip Wheeler are icons for us. So what boots are they wearing in the show “Yellowstone”? We took a close look at the show to find out.

Why are Lucchese Boots So Expensive

Why are Lucchese Boots So Expensive?

Lucchese boots ain’t cheap. In this guide, I’ll break down some reasons why Lucchese are boots so expensive and give you my favorite alternatives.

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Clint Eastwood Boots: What Kind of Boots Does He Wear?

Want to know what boots Clint Eastwood wore in all his most famous roles? Do you feel lucky? Huh? Do ya? These are the most popular Clint Eastwood boots.

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Interview with Brad Day, CEO of HELM Boots

HELM designs their boots in Austin, Texas, and given that I’m a fan of the brand, I wanted to learn more about them. Their CEO was supplied the goods.

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Interview with Will Roman, the Founder of Chisos Boots

After looking for a high quality pair of cowboy boots, we stopped in Texas. And after coming across Chisos boots, we interviewed the founder to find out more.

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17 Things Every Boot Fan Will Love in 2024

A solid sense of style is 90% about the boots…we all know that. This guide will show you what the other 10% is all about (plus some more boots).