Custom Boots

  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. Steel Toe Boots And Other Custom Options To Think About Before Ordering

    Steel Toe Boots And Other Custom Options To Think About Before Ordering

    If you're going to get custom boots made for you, you should get exactly what you want and you should get impeccable quality. Period.

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  6. Are Logger Boots Good For Your Feet?

    Are Logger Boots Good For Your Feet?

    Logger boots can be bad for your feet if you get a pair that's bad for your feet. A pair of boots that's made correctly, and does what a pair of boots are actually supposed to do, won't be.

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  7. Why A Raised Heel? Benefits Of A Taller Boot

    Why A Raised Heel? Benefits Of A Taller Boot

    Should you get work boots with a raised heel? There are some good reasons to have one, but for some people it's less of a priority depending on what you do for work.

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  8. How Much Do Custom Boots Cost? Less Than Replacing New Ones All The Time

    How Much Do Custom Boots Cost? Less Than Replacing New Ones All The Time
    There is a price for custom work boots, but that sticker shock can be far more worth it than a more "affordable pair."
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  9. Can A Stitchdown Boot Be Resoled? What You Need To Know About Hand-Stitched Boots

    Can A Stitchdown Boot Be Resoled? What You Need To Know About Hand-Stitched Boots
    Stitchdown construction is an old method of bootmaking, however, while it can be resoled it is more difficult to do so.
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  10. Are Steel Toe Boots Mandatory? Here's How To Know If They're Required By Law

    Are Steel Toe Boots Mandatory? Here's How To Know If They're Required By Law

    Can steel toe boots be required on job sites or while performing various activities around the workplace?

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