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    Back to Black … Toe Caps.

    17th March 2016
    Oak Street Bookmakers Cap Toe Trench Boots.

    Multifaceted leather footwear is a bit of thing these days, a bit like Brit-Pop, or Nintendo Gameboys, or Kelly from the original 90210. Make no mistake though, I’m all for an Indigo dyed super hide, but your original black leather lace-up seems to have become the forgotten man these days. Out of site out of mind perhaps. Although that’s clearly not the case at Oak Street Bookmakers who’ve gone back to black with these Cap Toe Trench Boots. On first glance these boots appear to be tremendous with there…

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    The Real Meaning of Advent

    The real meaning of advent relates to a time of expectant waiting and preparation for the arrival of wee baby Christ. Roughly two thousand years later and this biblical hypothesis appears to have been substituted by a…

    22nd December 2015
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    Red Wing Master Care Kit

    It seems as though every man and his dog owns a pair of Red Wing Moc’s these days. That instantly recognisable silhouette is fast becoming the archetypal mens fashion boot for the masses. Personally…

    9th December 2015
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    Wear Your Right Smart Boots to Work Day

    So apparently today is ‘Wear your Nike Air Max Day’, which is this special day when you wear your Nike’s to work and hashtag photos of them on social media and such like. Not…

    26th March 2015
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    The Mark McNairy Commando Brogue Boot

    There’s your average brogue boot, then there’s these Commando’s from American fashion designer Mark McNairy. Not only do they make you look like a retired Delta Force Operative, but these boots are bench-made in Northampton by non…

    1st December 2014
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    Manly Boots To See You Through the Winter.

    All this shitty wet weather has seriously taken it’s toll on my footwear over the last few months. So, I thought I’d start this week by researching some of the best hardwearing boots that…

    13th January 2014