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Red Wing Boots Sizing Guide: How Should Red Wing Boots Fit?

I own several pairs of Red Wings and I’ve spoken to many brand reps. Learn exactly how Red Wing boots should fit so you can get the right size the first time.

How to Clean Leather Boots the Right Way: 4 Simple Steps

If leather is Batman, dirt and grime is The Joker. Learn how to clean leather boots and return them to their former glory by following these four easy steps.

Are Your Boots Too Big? Make Them Fit Better in 5 Simple Steps

Let’s be real—finding out your boots are too big is the worst. Follow these 5 simple steps to make your boots fit better and stop the slippage.

Dean Winchester Boots: 3 Ways to Rock the Supernatural Style

You’ll learn which boots Dean Winchester wears most often in the show, plus a few runner-ups so you can match the style and save a few bucks.

Saddle Soap vs Mink Oil: Which is Best For Your Boots?

It’s time to settle the saddle soap vs mink oil debate once and for all. You’ll learn the key differences and which product you should choose for your leather.

How to Clean Timberlands in Under 20 Minutes

We love our Timbs, but there’s one problem. After a few days of rain and snow they get filthy, fast. We’ll show you how to clean Timberland boots the right way.

How to Darken Leather Boots: Avoid These 3 Mistakes

Sometimes you need those boots a few shades darker. This comprehensive guide will show you exactly how to darken leather boots without damaging your footwear.

How To Break in Work Boots: 9 Proven Ways

Breaking in a pair of stubborn work boots can feel worse than a forklift running over your foot. Follow these 9 tips to make the break-in period smooth sailing.

Stretching Calf Boots: Try This Before Going to A Cobbler

Yep, they were lying. Stretching calf boots isn’t done by stuffing potatoes in them. We’ll teach you the two best methods to stretch your calf boots at home.

Do Timberlands Run Big? Don’t Buy Until You Read This Guide

Thinking about buying a pair of Timberlands? Reviews are all over the place for what should be a simple question: do Timberlands run big? Here’s your answer.

Crepe Sole: What is it and Should You Prefer it for Boots?

Not sure what a crepe sole is? Don’t worry, this comprehensive guide will give you everything you need to know before buying boots with a crepe sole.

Chukka vs Chelsea: Which Boots Are Best For You?

Both chukka boots and Chelsea boots are year-round styles, but what’s the big difference? Is one the better pick? Find out which is the best choice for you.