How to Distress Leather Boots | 5 Ways to Get The Worn In Look Fast

Leather boots are a classic and stylish choice for any wardrobe, but sometimes a brand-new pair can look too polished and perfect. If you want to give your boots a more lived-in, distressed look — which is often more coveted than the out-of-the-box look — there are a few simple techniques you can use at … Read more

How To Clean And Condition a Leather Jacket, According to the Experts

Leather jackets are timelessly stylish and can last for decades, but they require proper care and maintenance to keep them looking their best. Like your own skin, leather needs to be hydrated and cleaned on a regular basis in order to maximize its beauty and longevity — but fortunately, not as often as your face. … Read more

How To Make Cheap Boots Look Expensive

In a world dominated by sneakers in an ever-growing casual workplace, many people, including yourself might not find the need to buy expensive leather boots or shoes. Quality, well-made footwear isn’t always easy on the wallet and it can be hard to justify the price tag for something that only sees a few wears a … Read more

How To Clean Suede Boots | The Best Products and a Step-By-Step Guide

While extremely popular amongst dress shoe enthusiasts, suede is often not the first choice of leather sought out by people looking to buy boots. This is largely due to two misconceptions: that suede boots are harder to clean and suede is more delicate than smooth leather. While it is true that traditional suede is more … Read more

Can You Use Coconut Oil As a Leather Conditioner?

Nah. You’ll find just as many people who say that you can condition leather with coconut oil as say that you can’t. While some of the best leather conditioners contain small amounts of coconut oil, should you put coconut oil on leather? We don’t recommend using pure coconut oil to condition leather because it’s easy … Read more

What Is Vegan Leather? | Cactus, Mushroom, Pineapple, and Plastic

Vegan leather is just a fancy term used to market plastic, right? Cheap shoes being sold to hippies? Let’s find out.   Veganism is no joke. It’s a lifestyle choice that extends beyond diet and into makeup, habits, and yes, clothing. Does vegan leather live up to the ideals and beliefs inherent in the name? Or … Read more

How to Get Rid of Work Boot Smell | 18 Tips to Keep You Fresh

If you are on your feet all day engaged in hard manual labor, smelly work boots are a fact of life. It’s always a welcome relief to take off your work boots at the end of the day… the unpleasant smell, not so much. However, we have curated 18 great ways to keep your boots … Read more

The Boot Lovers’ Guide to Over the Calf Dress Socks

Over the calf dress socks are the sock of the gentleman. And a classy alternative to ankle socks. But don’t just keep them for special occasions. Quality calf socks are perfect with any casual outfit and you can wear over the calf socks for everyday wear. But don’t think over the calf socks are boring. … Read more

How to Wax Suede | A Step-By-Step Guide Boots, Shoes, or Jackets

Suede shoes and suede boots are not always the dirt magnet you may imagine. With a little proper care, waxed suede can be kept clean, dirt free, and water resistant. Interested in more than waxing? You can also check out our general guide on proper suede care and maintenance. If you are the owner of … Read more