Best Men's Boots and Boots Brands in 2019
There are a few things in life that matter and a few that don't. When it comes to men, our whole appearance from head to toe is equally as important just like the other.
Today, we talk about boots. Oh yes, you and I both know how important it is to have one of those good-looking bad boys to go along with our outfit.
There's a ton of boots out there and many brands bringing you different designs and qualities of boots so that might get a tad bit confusing for all of us, so let's get started with the first step to making you look like an Alpha Badass.
Most of the time, unless you’re going to a wedding or a church, you’re going to be wearing a casual outfit. Like it is with any other product, there are a lot of choices in the market, and that can get confusing. Luckily for you, I am here to help you make a good pick. Here are some few boots you should look to for your daily casual wearing experiences.
Common Projects Suede Chelsea Boots
Suede boots may not be for everyone, but there is no doubt that its style and feels are almost unbeaten. If you like Suede shoes, you should check out the Common Project Suede Chelsea boots.
Apart from being elegantly tan, the suede Chelsea boots come from Italian production backgrounds, using tonal stitching and rubber crepe soles.
If you walk a lot, you will need a durable pair with a good level of comfort, and suffice to say that this pair will last you a lot of strolls in any weather.
R.M. Williams Brown The Yearling Boots
If you’re looking for a hard deep brown pair of boots for your casual wears, the Chestnut Yearling Boots made by R.M. Williams is a great choice.
Coming in deep brown Chestnut, this pair of shoes has an ideal manly appearance with chisel Square Toe. It also comes with embroidered pull tabs with the Logo on them (to remind you that you’re wearing the best). It is made with a brown, single piece leather and comes with low flat heels and welt leather soles.
The place I live rains a lot and gets freezing during winter, and it can get very hot during summer. That means that I need a very versatile pair of boots.
I’ve tried this pair of boots, and they have been quite adaptable to the unpredictable weather of my town. I almost forgot to get a new one, if it weren’t for the two-year-old wrinkles (that was long due but came late, so I'm happy).
Alden Pine Slip-on Chukka Boot
I’m a sucker for black, and when I first set eyes on the Pine Slip-on boots by Alden, I knew I had to get it.
The only question was, was it going to be worth my money? Well, it was as a matter of fact.
The Pine Slip-on boots have an exquisite look, with tonal black Goodyear stitching and leather lined suede material. This pair of boot is a comfortable and durable piece with double oak leather outsole.
Comfort and quality are the essences of any, and this pair has made sure both are delivered. If you're searching for a good looking and comfortable pair of men's chukka boots for everyday wear, this is a great choice.
Red Wing 875 6-Inch Moc Boots
Gents, we all know that jeans are almost an essential part of our daily casual outfit, so if you want to be looking like a one-piece hotshot, you've got to make sure that your shoes match your jeans.
The 875 6-Inch Moc Boots made by Redwing Heritage is an excellent pair of boots to go along with your jeans. The pair comes with a leather upper tanned with oil, rubber outsoles that are Traction Tred and is lined with white stitching.
As a casual dresser, it is essential to me to have good quality matching pairs. As I said before, I do a lot of walking, and if a show starts showing signs of wear and tear early, I know I've made a wrong purchase. This pair has not disappointed me, and I truly recommend it for any casual dressers.
Dr. Martens Black 1460 Vegan Boots
Yes, we all love a high-quality pair of boots to go along with our casuals, and when you get it for almost half the price you'd expect it to be, you know you're in for a treat. The Dr. Martens Black 1460 Vegan Boots is a casual piece by Dr. Martens.
Dr. Martens has become a crowd favorite for their signature stitching in yellow and their rebellious subcultures. The faux-leather uppers and Air Cushion rubber soles lend the boots a classy look.
I was surprised when to see that this pair was available for $140 because usually, they are more than $200 (considering its quality) and yes, I had my doubts, but I wasn't disappointed.
Despite its budget price, Dr. Martens Black 1460 Vegan Boots is a great pair of men's casual boots under $150.
For any product, it is important to know whether the brands are good to go. Knowing which brand you should opt for saves time and money, so if you’re going to buy casual boots, you should also know which ones are better. Here are some brands you need to know if you're looking for high-quality boots.
Grenson is a British shoe company that has been on the business for a very long time. It all started in 1866 with William Green, and thus, the business has been passed down to generations. Grenson makes shows for both men and women, as well as for children in schools. Grenson is known for their Goodyear Welted high-quality shoes (all undergoing individual process until completion).
Alden was founded in 1884 by Charles H Alden, Middleborough Massachusetts. They provide a ton of different categories for shoes, both formal and casual, as well as shoe accessories and shoe restoration services. I have worn Alden shoes for many years and never once have been disappointed, they cover all aspects of importance, making sure that your shoes last and look good too.
The R.M. Williams company was founded in 1932 by (you guessed it) R.M. Williams, also known as Reginald Murray Williams. It is an Australian brand specialising in clothes and shoes for both men and women. From a vast, high-quality collection of products, R.M Williams is undoubtedly one of the best casual boots brands.
Redwing is personally one of my favorite brands when it comes to casual footwear. Redwing Heritage is an American shoe brand that was started in 1905 by Charles Beckman. Ever since their first generation products, they have been making high-quality leather boots built for comfort and durability. Today, they specialize in making boots for both men and women, and also shoe accessories.
Church's was founded in 1873 by Thomas Church, along with his three sons. They are a high-quality shoe brand that deals with high-quality shoes as well as other products like Leather bags and leather care products. Church's shoes are all about looking neat and classy and are perfect for formal wears as well.
Common Projects is one of the newer brands founded in 2004 by Flavio Girolami and PrathanPoopat. They make high-quality luxury shoes for men and women, along with shoe accessories. It is an Italian-American brand, and their shoes may be a little pricey, but their products are well worth the spend.
Clarks Originals is an all-around brand, dealing with both men, women and children's clothing and shoes. It was founded in 1825 by Cyrus and James Clark in Somerset, England. They provide shoes for schools as well and have their own unique sets of Casual boots. If you’re thinking of buying their boots to add into your casual collection, they are indeed a great choice.
In the words of Mark McNairy himself, if you buy New Republic shoes, you’ll still have enough “leftover to buy a bunch of shit you don’t need”. Founded by American Fashion designer Mark McNairy (Aka McNasty), New Republic is a shoe brand that excels in making quality shoes at a low cost. What more do you need to know?