No Blister Zone: Easy Ways to Break in Flat Toe Cowboy Boots

We all know breaking in a pair of cowboy boots can be a tortuous endeavor. (Read More Below Products) [PF term=”black/+/cowboy/+/boots” source=”alligator”] Your feet can end up swollen and full of blisters after just one hour of wear on the first day. And things probably won’t get much better the second day. The truth is,…

Snip Toe Cowboy Boots: Wearing Western Footwear in Comfort

Comfort can be an elusive companion, especially when snip toe cowboy boots are part of your daily wardrobe. (Read More Below) [PF term=”black/+/cowboy/+/boots” source=”alligator”] Your feet have important dimensions for you to consider when boot shopping, other than just the foot size you may use to buy a pair of shoes. Those other dimensions are…

Reality Check: How to Find Quality Mens Caiman Boots

Finding the right pair of mens caiman boots can be a challenge. (Read More Below) [PF term=”caiman/+/boots/-/wallet” source=”alligator”] How can you tell what kind of gator skin is in the boots, or if they are really gator skin at all? There are some great gator prints on the market, but if you jump into the…

Blue Ostrich Boots for Urban Cowboys: Western Style Tips for City Slickers

Urban Cowboy, the 1980 movie starring John Travolta and Debra Winger, set the mood for a city slicker transformation. [PF term=”blue/+/ostrich/+/boots/-/wallet/-/belt” source=”alligator”] Men in big cities around the country wanted to ride a mechanical bull and listen to Mickey Gilley, Charlie Daniels and Bonnie Raitt. Country music was on fire back then. Urban cowboys went…

Blue Cowboy Boots in the Snow: Winter Fashion FAQs for Men

Wearing a pair of dress boots, blue cowboy boots or a pair of casual Chukka boots to work or to a special event is part of the modern-day dress code. [PF term=”cowboy/+/blue/-/wallet/-/belt” source=”alligator”] Men wear boots in every season, but wearing boots in the winter can take a heavy toll on the upper material and…

Cuadra Boots for Men: The Three C’s of Maintaining Your Footwear

Exotic leather shoes are a symbol of status. All shoes and boots tell a story – a personal story. [PF term=”brown/+/cowboy/+/boot/-/synthetic/-/wallet” source=”alligator”] Great style starts with a great pair of shoes or boots, like Cuadra boots for men. A sense of opulence surrounds men who wear exotic leather boots. They are confident, self-aware, and able…

Formal Shoes for Men: Make Your Footwear Choices Matter

Formal is a word that beckons rules of etiquette and convention. For most men… continued below. [PF term=”formal/+/shoes” source=”alligator”] being formal seems official and rather bland. Fashions and formal shoes for men have been part of American history for at least three centuries. Men in the 21st century have cut the cord of standard formal…

Mens Spectator Shoes: Fashion Forward Colors and Styles

Long before the Kennedy boys wore a pair of wingtip mens spectator shoes, the two-tone wingtip was an important part of British history. [PF term=”shoes/+/spectator” source=”alligator”] John Lobb, a famous 19th century English bootmaker, made the first spectator shoes for English cricket players. Before 1868, cricket shoes were white. Playing a game of cricket is a dirty adventure…

Mens White Cowboy Boots and T-Shirts: Wearing White After Labor Day

At times, myths become rules. The myth that wearing white after Labor Day is a no-no is one of those rules. [PF term=”cowboy/+/white” source=”alligator”] The same people who follow that rule believe summer ends on Labor Day, and we all know that is a myth. Wearing light colors, like white mens cowboy boots after Labor Day…

Leather Boots & Zelli Shoes: What to Do When Your Favorite Footwear Stretches

The old shoe factories in Boston, St. Louis, and in states like Tennessee, Kentucky and Mississippi are history now. Low price imports (continued below) [PF term=”formal/+/shoes” source=”alligator”] Low price imports put most of these old shoe manufacturers out of business in the 1980s and 1990s. The art of making shoes that fit, according to exact…