Stella: All leather, no out of period rubber heels. Lace-up boot is made from full grain black smooth leather. Stella has a 1-inch leather heel and a full toe area. This will keep you comfortable all day. Full and half sizes 5 – 12
The Stella is more a boot than a shoe. Good around camp and very supportive. All leather, no out of period rubber heels. Lace up boot is made from full grain black smooth leather. Stella has a 1 inch leather heel and a full toe area. This will keep you comfortable all day. Full and half sizes 5 – 11
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.
The Southern or Monticello model. also appropriate as a work shoe from the early 1800’s until the present day, is built on the same lasts as the Federal Contract Bootee. It has five lace holes and a pull tab on … Read More
The Congressgaitor is more of an ankle boot. It is what you have been looking for. With a tab on the back for ease of entry, it has a smooth black leather toe, two elastic gussets one either side and a stacked heel.
Artillery boot 1861, or sometimes called the Short Boot or Engineer Boot. The mid-calf height of the boot changes in proportion to the size. The boot is leather lined. The original is on the right in the image.
Rough out Brogan by Fugawee. When you want a good shoe so your feet don’t hurt, no break in time, Vegetable tanned upper, oak tanned inner and outer sole. McKay stitched not Goodyear welted. This is a well built sturdy … Read More
Brogans are also called Jefferson Bootees. The Army used the term “Jefferson”. The reason goes back to Thomas Jefferson: During the French Revolution, large, fancy shoe buckles were considered the mark of the Aristocrats. Shortly, wearing any shoe buckles at … Read More