Mountain Light Boot by Danner

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The Mountain Light Boot by Danner was first introduced in 1979, many consider it the finest modern hiking boot ever made so when Danner set about recreating it for a re-release, they built it to the exact same specifications, down to the type of leather used and embossed logo on the ankle. Each boot is…

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REV’IT! Rodeo Boots

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The new REV’IT! Rodeo Boots are another welcome addition to the growing collection of protective motorcycle gear that can be worn on or off the bike – with the casual observer being none the wiser. Designed to evoke the look of vintage military footwear, each pair of Rodeo Boots is made from Apache batido cowhide…

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Mohawk Motorcycle Boots by REV’IT!

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Motorcycle boots can be a difficult thing to buy, often people are forced to compromise between safety and aesthetics – but every now and then a boot comes along that ticks both boxes. For me, the new Mohawk by REV’IT! is just such a boot. Its design is influenced by the classic Red Wing 877,…

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Péepem Boots by Umberto Luce

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These boots by Umberto Luce are designed in the style of classic riding boots, each pair is made from selected, vegetable tanned leather and has a non-slip sole that’ll be at home everywhere from the garage to the office and everywhere in-between. Grab yours here

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The Wolverine 1000 Mile Boot

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The Wolverine 1000 Mile Boot is exactly the sort of boot our grandfathers wore while they built the country, drank whiskey and didn’t watch reality television. In fact 2014 is the 100 year anniversary of the introduction of the original Wolverine 1000 Mile Boot – the almost identical forefather to the model you see pictured here….

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Stylmartin Legend Boots

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We’ve featured Stylmartin Legend Boots here on Silodrome before, they’ve always proven to be remarkably popular due to the fact that they look fantastic and offer a thick layer of full-grain leather protection – which comes in handy if you ever find yourself sliding along the asphalt at 60 miles an hour. It takes a…

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The Black Odessa Boot by Chippewa

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The Black Odessa Boot by Chippewa is an American made boot with a Goodyear Welt sole, a full-grain American leather upper, a steel shank and a Vibram outsole. I like to feature Chippewa boots a few times a year as they’re one of the few boot manufacturers still making their wares by hand in the…

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Gasolina Classic Motorcycle Boots

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Gasolina Classic Motorcycle Boots are some of the best looking motorcycle boots you’ll find anywhere, they’ve been styled very closely after the footwear worn by men like Mike Hailwood and John Surtees during the golden age of motorcycle racing and importantly, they still build them using the same methods and technologies available in the ’50s….

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Red Wing Heritage Ice Cutter Boot

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This is the new Red Wing Heritage Ice Cutter Boot, it’s been designed specifically for winter use and has an internal wool liner, full Otter Tail leather construction and a Vibram Lug TC-4 Plus outsole designed for walking on wet and slippery surfaces. As those of us in the northern hemisphere descend further into the…

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Chippewa 6” Homestead Boot

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The Chippewa 6″ Homestead Boot is a classically American boot that’s been in production, in one or or another, since 1901. The boots today are still made in the USA from full-grain American leather, the sole is of Goodyear Welt construction and it’s been tweaked by the boffins at Vibram to be more comfortable that…

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Carolina 8 Inch Work Boot

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The Carolina 8 Inch Work Boot is one of those things that’s so dyed-in-the-wool American that it probably smells like apple pie and fireworks. Each of the boots is made in America, by Americans, from American materials, they’re also electrical hazard rated, they have a full leather upper and a foot-friendly Vibram® outsole. At $144 USD, the Carolina…

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X-Raider Boot by XPD

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The X-Raider Boot by XPD has been developed specifically for long-distance riders who need a boot that’s comfortable and breathable but also 100% waterproof, windproof and armoured. The finished product is an now industry leader in its genre and has become popular with sportbike riders who aren’t enamoured with the flashy day-glo graphics that seem to…

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