Red Wing Boots - Your Opinion

Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by Wupper, Jan 31, 2008.

  1. elduderino

    elduderino Well-Known Member

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    There's worse sins than buying a new pair of boots. TASSEK LOAFERS for example. ;)

    Looking good. I really like the tone of the leather. Worth it! I'm looking forward to the times when I can bring out the 8881s again (although, up to like 32°c they're fine).
     


  2. masshi

    masshi Senior member

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    [email protected] do you get your red wings from their official store?

    what's the retail on 875's?
     


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    I go through Baker's Boots because Kyle has always been good to me. I really recommend going through them.

    Zappo's has the new 875 in stock and the retail looks to be $250.
     


  4. masshi

    masshi Senior member

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    thanks


    edit: what is Baker's Boots website btw?

    Google doesn't seem to be bringing it up (either that or i'm overlooking it)
     
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    masshi Senior member

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    thanks once again
     




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  8. teamnsk123

    teamnsk123 Well-Known Member

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    Just got my first pair of boots. The beckmans from the nordy sale. [​IMG]
     


  9. elduderino

    elduderino Well-Known Member

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    Blaster, those will age really well I bet!

    teamnsk123, pics or it didn't happen! ;)
     


  10. teamnsk123

    teamnsk123 Well-Known Member

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    Those coppers. Dayum.
     
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    I brought my 4473s in to be resoled for the first time. They're my primary workboot and have done a great job of protecting my feet, but they've gotten pretty beat-up from both general use and various carpentry projects. Is there anything better than just the red wing black shoe cream that I can use to hide/repair some of the damage? Red Wing allegedly cleans shoes up a bit when you send them back to the factory to be resoled, so I'll post a picture when I get them back... in a month.
     


  12. brokeassp

    brokeassp Senior member

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    blaster you don`t size down on rw/ wolverine / whites right?

    Looks like I am going tts on the 875 so I can wear them with boot socks during the winter
     


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    I size down on all of them from my true measured size. I go down .5 size in RW and White's and a full size in Wolvy 1000 Miles. You can probably get away with going TTS with the 875 -- that last is less roomy than the other Heritage model lasts. With an insole and thick socks you'd probably be ok.
     


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    teamnsk123 Well-Known Member

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    Resting temptations to buy another off the heritage line. :(
     
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