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  1. What Height Should I Order For My Leather Work Boots?

    What Height Should I Order For My Leather Work Boots?
    Tall boots for structure, shorter for comfort...what height should I get for my leather work boots? If you have to choose, what's the best height to pick?
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  2. What Is English Bridle Leather?

    What Is English Bridle Leather?

    English bridle leather is a leather with a specific finishing process, giving it a unique appearance and feel. It's a great choice for leather goods that have to be sturdy, but also maintain a good appearance.

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  3. Goodyear Welt Vs Stitchdown Work Boots: Which Is Better?

    Goodyear Welt Vs Stitchdown Work Boots: Which Is Better?
    When a boot is actually made right, the maker will tell you if their work boots are Goodyear welted or stitchdown construction. If they don't tell you, they're glued. Get out of there.
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  4. Will Leather Work Boots Stretch? And Other Questions About Break-In

    Will Leather Work Boots Stretch? And Other Questions About Break-In

    Will leather work boots stretch? A little. But boots that pinch to the point of being uncomfortable are probably a half-size too small.

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  5. What Are The Best Wildland Firefighter Boots?

    What Are The Best Wildland Firefighter Boots?

    If you ask actual wildland firefighters, you'll get some different opinions about which is the best wildland firefighter boots. Everyone has their own preferences, good experiences with some and not with others.

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  6. What Is Pull Up Leather?

    What Is Pull Up Leather?
    "Pull-up leather" has a distinct appearance, with natural gradients of color that goes from light to dark even when it's just sitting there looking amazing.
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  7. What Are Firefighter Boots Made Of?

    What Are Firefighter Boots Made Of?

    Wildland firefighter boots have to be made of some pretty strong stuff to take the abuse they endure over the course of a fire season. The National Fire Protection Agency also dictates the materials that have to be used in construction, up to a point.

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  8. What Are Your Best Outdoor Work Boots?

    What Are Your Best Outdoor Work Boots?

    Outdoor work boots have to give you all the support and comfort that a standard work boot provides, but stand up to the elements and keep solid traction at all times.

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  9. How Long Do Handmade Boots Last?

    How Long Do Handmade Boots Last?

    A pair of handmade boots does involve a non-trivial sum of money, so it begs the question of how long they'll last. The short answer? Possibly the rest of your life.

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  10. What To Look For In Leather Work Boots For Bad Knees

    What To Look For In Leather Work Boots For Bad Knees

    Knee pain is a part of life for everyone at some point, but you don't want to create more if you can help it...so where do your leather work boots come into the equation?

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