Originally Posted by HgaleK
Considering it's all under "work wear," that wouldn't be too far off. Jeans and t-shirts fade and rip when worn at work. I had steel toed Red Wings (which is how I first learned about the brand), a pair of jeans that were ripped and faded as hell, and an old shirt when I worked construction.
Indeed. THere's quite a few folks that read SF that actually used the whole "workwear" aesthetic because we.. worked.
I loved my old work red-wings, even though the nails eventually wore through the heel and drew blood.