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  1. How To Fix Scuffed Leather Boots

    How To Fix Scuffed Leather Boots

    We'll go over how to fix scuffed leather boots and shoes by severity, starting with a light scuff and going up to a deep gouge. It isn't hard, but is going to require you get a few supplies and use a little elbow grease.

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  2. 3 Types Of Boot Laces For People Tired Of Breaking Them

    3 Types Of Boot Laces For People Tired Of Breaking Them
    The weakest part of most factory boots and shoes is the laces. It's aggravating to get a good set of footwear and the laces break when you're on the job, in the woods, or even just working around the house.
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  3. What Is Vegetable Tanned Leather?

    What Is Vegetable Tanned Leather?
    What is vegetable tanning and why is it so good? It isn't so much that it's "better" or "worse" than any other leather tanning method, but it's more that it's the best tanning method for certain applications, and one of them happens to be high quality leather workwear.
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  4. Caring For Leather Shoes

    Caring For Leather Shoes
    The price of freedom is vigilance, and so it is with quality leather shoes. However, a few good habits that don't take long to observe can pay dividends with decades of use with good care.
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  5. What Are Officer Boots?

    What Are Officer Boots?
    A number of companies offer a military-style boot and call it an officer boot or something to that effect. It means a boot similar to an older style of boot worn by military personnel.
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  6. Who Are Wickett And Craig Leather?

    Who Are Wickett And Craig Leather?
    Wickett and Craig leather is a name that occasionally gets tossed around in leather goods, often as a selling point for the product in question. Just who are they, anyhow, and why should you care if your leather boots are made using their leather you ask?
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  7. What Are Roper Boots?

    What Are Roper Boots?
    You might have heard various casual and work boot designs referred to as "roper boots," including both pull-on and laced boots for a variety of purposes.
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  8. What About A Lug Sole For Casual Work Boots?

    What About A Lug Sole For Casual Work Boots?
    Is a lug sole a good fit for casual work boots? You'll find them on many light-duty boots or what would best be termed fashion boots masquerading as work boots offered by a variety of companies that you'll often find in department stores.
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  9. Should I Get Celastic Toe Work Boots?

    Should I Get Celastic Toe Work Boots?
    A number of high-end makers of serious work boots - including Nicks Boots! - offer celastic toe work boots. It adds a little bit to the cost, of course, and while it isn't a safety feature per se, you might hear from some people that it adds a little bit in terms of protecting the toes.
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  10. Should I Get Casual Boots Made To Order?

    Should I Get Casual Boots Made To Order?
    It's one thing for work boots, but should you consider getting your casual boots made to order as well?
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