Colonial men’s and women’s styles for immediate shipment.
1758-Ligonier rough-out shoe
1758 Ligonier is a straight last shoe. Military or Civilian use. It is an all leather, low heel, short tongue and fit for either a buckle or you can set for ties.
Available in rough out or smooth finish. Short tongue, round toe, (square toes disappeared in 1735) 1¼ inch latchets. .
Phone orders: 800-605-8280 between 9 AM and 5 PM Eastern time.
Colonial Natural Half Boots, Trekker series left/right rough-out
The Natural Half Boot, NHB, is a left/right boot. 4 ” above the ankle, with 7 lace holes, it is an all leather, natural color, rough-out leather half boot. Widths a D and EE, sizes full and half 7 to 15. Good for Colonial and later times.
Debbie, Colonial buckle shoe
Debbie is made of supple leather with a moderate 1-3/4″ squash heel. It has a steel shank for strength. This shoe is made for those that need a roomier toe, and a wider shoe. It is a lined shoe and can be worn with a buckle or ties. This is a look a like for the Leslie, but in women’s sizing.
Deep Trekker-1747 to 1812 Boot
Colonial Deep Trekkers have a deeper 5/8″ bed so that you can use orthotics. It is the style as the other trekkers but either orthotics or gel soles will give you that needed support without making your boots too tight.
Full and half sizes in D & EE widths 7 to 15 same as modern sizing. Order your normal size. Do not size up.
Hi-Low Trekkers, straight last, natural rough-out leather
Hi-Lows are the straight last in the Trekker series. All leather natural rough-out, lace up half boot. sizes 6 to 15
If you look at the American Rifleman article on muskets of the Revolution, you will see that Troiani portraysGeneral Warren standing atop the parapet with sword in hand as he waits to see “the whites of their eyes.” He is wearing black Hi-Lows / Black Half Boots.
Historic Stovepipe Boot, black smooth side out
The Stovepipe is close to all around or common boot. It comes high on the leg, almost to the knee. The leg is wider so the trousers can be tucked in them. It is a two piece pattern with 1 1/4″ stacked heel. It has inside pull tabs to make it easier to pull on.
Leslie, Men’s Colonial shoe
Leslie is the Fob shoe for court. It is an all black smooth leather shoe with 1-3/4″ stacked leather heel. If you have been to court, we can coat your heels in a bright red as was the way to show that you have been received by the King. This is the same pattern as the ladies’ Debbie, but in men’s sizes. Good with a buckle or large early century bow. Full and half sizes 8-13 widths D & EE