Boot tips from blue light professionals

Our emergency services and armed forces spend a lot of time on their feet

Our emergency services and armed forces spend a lot of time on their feet
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The boys and girls in blue wouldn’t get far if they let their boots give them calluses. Here to set you straight on looking after your new boots, the kind people of the emergency services and the armed forces give you the boot and foot-care tips that keep them comfy on patrol.
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Essential Men’s Boots Guide – Infographic

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Men’s leather boots are surprisingly complex. With a wide choice of styles, heels, toes, soles and functions, it can be a challenge to find the right pair.

Do you know your Chelsea from your chukka? Your monk from your brogue? Should you choose a Cuban or cowboy heel?

Find the answers to these mysteries and more in our easy-to-use men’s boots guide.

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The mastery of Italian leather shoes

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A pair of handcrafted Italian leather shoes: the pinnacle of foot fashion?
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The words “Italian leather shoes” are often spoken in hushed, reverent tones by fashionable folk the world over. But why are they so well respected? Here’s our look at the history, the skill and the artistry that goes into every pair of hand made Italian shoes to answer just that.
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