Sorel Boots is a company that has long been praised for the comfort and quality of the footwear they produce. This company was founded in Canada in the 1960s, and their footwear has gained widespread popularity over the years for their ability to combine excellent boot craftsmanship with fashion. They use the highest quality components to make boots that are designed to last. Here are some examples of the quality men’s boots offered by Sorel this year and available at Dave’s New York. Continue reading
Have you ever wondered about the origins and history of the duck boot? Duck boots were originally very utilitarian, but now are a must-have in autumn and winter fashion. Where did the boots come from though? Let's look back to when duck boots first had their start.
Unsurprisingly, the duck boot got its start with duck hunting in the swampy marshes on the east coast. Ducks love the warm, shallow waters of marshes where they eat, play, and lay their eggs. Continue reading
Winter boots are one of those favorite fashion necessities, especially since combat boots and more utilitarian-inspired boots have come back into style in full force for both men and women. One of today’s more popular and sought-after manufacturers of warm wintery footwear brands, known for beautiful styling and durable construction, is Sorel Boots. Sorels were first introduced to the market in 1962 by Kitchener, Ontario’s based Kaufman Footwear. With a reputation for high quality and warmth, the Sorel winter boot quickly became one of their best selling cold weathered boots.
Few clothing items are as intricately connected to wintertime as boots. Whether they are simply fashion boots or hard-working snow boots, they are designed to keep feet cozy and dry despite the wet weather. While there is certainly no shortage of boots available on the market, there are definitely some footwear that outperforms the competition when it comes to warmth, insulation and boot weight. Here are some tips on finding the best snow boots for men in NYC this winter.
Those who ride motorcycles know that getting out on the open road can be one of the greatest feelings in the world; the breeze on your face, the sun shining down, and the big open sky in front of you. These are just a few of the reasons why people love their motorcycles. Continue reading
Did you know certain clothing can be tax deductible? While not all pieces qualify, if you buy apparel specifically for work, you may be able to claim it as a deduction and save money! To determine which items qualify, it’s best to speak to your accountant, but be sure to save your receipts if you purchase any of these great pieces for work. Continue reading
Not just serving as functional footwear, Sorel boots for women also look great while commuting to work, running errands, or other places you’re trying to cope with winter snow and cold temperatures. Combining felt, wool and premium leather with the flawless construction Sorel is known for, whether pairing with snow gear for a hike, or denim on a day out, Sorel has a boot perfect for both you and the winter season.
One of Sorel’s most popular styles, the Sorel Caribou Boot is seam sealed and made with waterproof construction, composed of a waterproof Nubuck Leather upper and a handcrafted waterproof vulcanized rubber shell. With a warm removable ThermoPlus felt inner boot lining it’s also Sorel Temperature Rated of up to -40 degrees. For traction whether hiking or in other wet, slick or slippery conditions, this Sorel boot also has Sorel AeroTrac non-loading outsole.
For a classically styled winter boot the Sorel 1964 Premium CVS in black is a great option. Seam sealed with waterproof construction, you’ll be able to easily navigate your way through winter conditions such as snow and ice or even rain on cooler spring days and evenings as well. With a waterproof waxed canvas upper and a waterproof vulcanized rubber shell, not only will these boots keep you dry, but also warm. The Sorel boot boasts a removable 9mm washable recycled felt inner boot which helps it earn a Sorel Temperature Rating of -40 degrees.
Another waterproof option, with even more unique characteristics is the Sorel Tofino Cate Winter Boot. A waterproof leather shell combines with a waxed canvas upper as well as leather overlays to help you stay both warm and dry while enduring both frigid temperatures and/or wet conditions. A faux fur lining helps to maintain warmth, and the faux fur continues to the edge, peeking out to trim the top of the boot for even more visual appeal. The quilted waxed canvas upper gives these Sorel boots a rich look and feel and because of the taller height, this is a great option to pair not just with snow gear, but your skinny jeans or leggings as well.
Don’t let moisture and cold weather stand in the way of warm feet during the remainder of winter and into spring. Sorel has so many women’s boot options that are both stylish and practical, allowing you to go for a winter hike, or stay chic looking while commuting to work or running errands.
Sorel boots are certain to help you step through winter by combining the properties of felt, wool and premium leather and pairing them with flawless construction. Whether working, commuting, hunting or shoveling snow, Sorel is certain to have a boot to keep your feet both warm and dry this winter. Just as would be expected, Dave’s New York has a great selection, including the three pair shown below.
These original Sorel Caribou boots are often imitated, but never equaled. For all-purpose winter work and play you are certain to appreciate the seam-sealed, waterproof construction. The Sorel boot is constructed with a waterproof Nubuck Leather upper and a handcrafted waterproof vulcanized rubber shell. When the temperatures start to rise, the 9mm ThermoPlus felt InnerBoot is both removable and washable. The Sorel AeroTrac non-loading outsole provides excellent traction on both snow and ice.
Another classically styled boot option are these Sorel 1964 Premium T Boots. Great for all winter conditions, including water, snow and ice, they are seam sealed and completely waterproof. A waterproof full grain leather upper molds with a waterproof vulcanized rubber shell. The 9” height provides great protection from the elements and the Sorel boots are even equipped with a removable 9mm washable and recycled felt inner boot lining. These are Sorel rated for temperatures all the way down to -40 degrees so regardless of your outdoor activity, your feet are certain to remain comfortable, dry and warm.
The Sorel 1964 Premium T CVS boots are a classic. The waterproof boots have a removable liner and superior Sorel craftsmanship wearers have come to expect. The seam sealed waterproof constructed boots have a waterproof waxed canvas upper as well as a waterproof vulcanized rubber shell. The removable 9mm recycled felt inner boot is also washable and the 9” height provides greater coverage to help assure warmth. These are Sorel rated for temps all the way down to -40 degrees. Whether you will be trekking through water, snow or ice these Sorel winter boots are certain to make your adventuring tolerable despite the temperatures.
Cold temperatures don’t have to send you inside for the remainder of winter. As long as you are prepared for the cold, you can get to work or still have all the winter fun you want. Sorel boots provide the perfect option to keep you warm and dry with their waterproof winter boots, all of which have impeccable construction. You can easily find a pair to meet your needs at Dave’s New York.
From our “What’s Up With That?” department, do you ever wonder what movie critics do on their days off—do they go see a movie? You ever wonder if the manicurist does her own nails? When it comes to clothing, we may not be exactly what we wear. Still: clothing gives us hints of someone’s attitude, style, sense of color, sense of taste. Now, if you get that movie critic or manicurist doing what they do while they’re wearing our great selection of clothes, and, well, it all adds up to superior taste and superior comfort. Check it out:
Try on a selection from our Levis for Women collection. The Levi’s Mid Rise Jeans are sure to please. They look great. They feel better than great. You’ll love the slim fit in seat and thighs, the skinny fit through the knees and legs. The cotton of it is designed to breathe and work with you. From the mid rise in the waist down to the tapered 13¾” leg openings, this is one pair of sleek and stylized jeans. Available in Studio Blue and Night Storm.
Honor your torso, too, with Carhartt for Women. We especially have in mind the Carhartt Sherpa Lined Vest. Start with that Carhartt label on the upper part of the lower front pocket: it’s there to remind you of Carhartt’s quality and attention to detail…though you’ll know that quality as soon as you put this on. The all-cotton sandstone duck has the sherpa lining, and so you have both warmth and comfort—perfect for these days and weeks as the weather arches toward spring. Those front lower pockets are also sherpa lined. And there’s an upper map pocket with a zipper. And there are two inside pockets. Available in Country Blue and Dark Brown.
And protect your feet with Sorel. The Sorel Women’s 1964 Premium CVS Boots are the perfect solution. You can always change the laces, but we love that blue-on-brown combination pictured above. Thanks to the seam-sealed construction and the specially treated waxed canvas upper and the vulcanized rubber shell, these are waterproofed. And you have an inner felt boot that’s removable and washable and, therefore, a regenerating smell-good experience. They’re warm, they’re stylish, they’re available at Dave’s.
Alongside today being the birthdays of, oh, W.C. Fields and Tom Selleck, the Investigations Unit of this blog has discovered an all-important calendar even. Today is the 27th anniversary of the recording of “We Are The World.” This is notable in that it brought together the unlikely combinations of musicians who, if you ask us, probably wouldn’t or won’t otherwise sing on the same song. We’re talking about combos like Lionel Richie and Bruce Springsteen, Michael Jackson and Bob Dylan, Bette Midler and Tina Turner, Stevie Wonder and Kenny Rogers. Stellar combinations, on the other hand, can readily be found in our collection:
Start with Levi’s jeans. It’s the comfort factor that sets things in motion with Levi’s Relaxed Fit Jeans. Luxuriate, then, in these great jeans that are relaxed through the seat and thighs while maintaining Straight Leg status. They sit at your hips, just under your waist. The 18.5” leg openings will work swimmingly with sneakers or boots. Available in Indie Blue, Black and, in limited supply, Blue Frost.
Then add Sorel to the mix. The Sorel Men’s Caribou Boots make an excellent choice for all-weather protection, thanks to that waterproof leather upper, and that removable thermal inner boot. Through and through: seam-sealed, waterproof construction. And that vulcanized rubber shell? It’s been handcrafted. So, there. The combination begins to take fine form. Available in Black, Bruno, Buff and Shale.
Top it off now with Canada Goose. The Canada Goose Chateau Parka is the perfect way—alongside your jeans and boots—to brave the elements in style and warmth. Slim and insulated throughout, you have superb weaves of poly, cotton and duck down to keep the heat in, from head to mid-thigh. That hood is two-way and adjustable and includes a removable ruff of coyote fur. An interior drawcord at the waist guarantees a perfect fit. Available in Mid Grey and Black.