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  • The Quality and Comfort of Sorel Boots

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    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

  • The Differences Between Waterproof Boots and Water-Resistant Boots

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    In the mid-1900s, work boot design started to target specific trades and address the needs of a wide variety of workers employed by the nation’s ever-growing industrial sectors.

    Over the years, the comfort and durability of these boots improved, and their popularity soon spread to hunters, hikers, motorcycle enthusiasts, and other recreational fans. With more and more consumers looking for high-quality boot options to meet their increasing needs, manufacturers evolved their designs by addressing functionality issues. Continue reading

  • The History of the Red Wing Shoes' Styles

    Red Wing Shoe Company gets its name from where it was first located: Red Wing, Minnesota. In 1905, Charles Beckman a successful shoe merchant noticed that various jobs required specific kinds of shoes. From loggers to miners, these workers needed shoes that could handle the day-to-day tasks at work and were also comfortable to wear. With 14 other investors, he took his vision and created the Red Wing Shoe Company Here are a few of the styles of Red Wing boots in New York City and the history behind them:

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  • A Guide to the Red Wing Collection of Heritage Boots

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    For just over a century, Red Wing has been producing shoes and work boots that are elegantly aesthetic and functional in the toughest industries. From farming to construction, Red Wing in NYC has supplied individuals with quality leather and cognizant design that takes into account the requirements that have been developed to ensure that workers' feet are protected. Charles H. Beckman started the company in 1905, and his legacy of style continues to be present in the Heritage Line that we've found integrates vintage aesthetics into shoes that fulfill today's needs.

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  • Which Footwear? The Best Boots for Work This Winter

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    When you work in a demanding industry like construction, farming, or logging, the demands on your clothing will be significantly more intense than almost any other profession. Just because the weather gets cold doesn't mean you can slow down or curl up in a temperature-controlled office. When you're searching for work books that can withstand the conditions you need them to perform in, finding the right type of comfortable and dependable outerwear for Men in NYC can prove difficult. Luckily, we have a range of Red Wing boots products that are designed specifically for workers in harsh winter work conditions.

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  • Work Boots for Men from Irish Setter Boots

    Formed in 1950 as a division of Red Wing Shoes, Irish Setter boots, with their distinct durable, high quality construction, have become staples for hunters, farmers and all of those in industries requiring a solid work boot.  Each offered with qualities to meet specific work needs, check out a few of the options of Irish Setter work boots available at Dave’s New York:

    Irish Setter 83601


    If a steel toe isn’t needed for your occupation, the Irish Setter Soft Toe Work Boots are a great option.  In a full grain, waterproof Hazelnut Voyageur Leather this boot does have an EH (Electrical Hazard) Safety Rating.  For dependable durability, you can rely on the direct-attached welt construction providing a tight bond between the welt and sole platform.  With a Comfort Trek Sole which is dual density for underfoot comfort and slip resistant, regardless of how long you’re on your feet during the day, you can depend on these Irish Setter men's boots.  The boots also have a removable polyurethane foot-bed and non-metallic shank.

    Irish Setter Steel Toe Logger


    For a rugged, durable, classic logger boot, look no further than the Logger Irish Setter Steel Toe Boot.  With a defined heel the boots are both insulated and waterproof helping to keep you comfortable and protect you against the elements.  The full grain waterproof dark brown pueblo leather boots also have a removable polyurethane foot-bed and steel shank.  The Irish Setter work boots have Goodyear Welt Construction as well as 400 gram Thinsulate Ultra Insulation.  To assure traction on any terrain, the boots are complete with aggressive Stars & Bars Logger Sole.

    Irish Setter 83600


    These Irish Setter 83600 work boots offer not just a safety toe, but have ASTM Safety Ratings of F 2413-05, M I/75, C/75 and EH.  With full grain waterproof Hazelnut Voyageur Leather, your foot will remain dry even in wet conditions.  If you’re concerned about comfort, the Irish Setter work boot offers a Comfort Trek sole which is dual density for not just comfort, but provides a safety benefit as it is slip resistant as well.  The direct-attached welt design provides a tight bond between the welt and sole platform for durability purposes.  Also included in these boots is a removable polyurethane foot-bed and a non-metallic shank.

    Irish Setter offers a variety of work boots, each perfect for specific occupations or outdoor hobbies.  Keeping you comfortable and constructed with a high regard for durability and with technology specific to the footwear industry, they are certain to have a work boot which fits each of your needs.

  • Red Wing Waterproof Boots

    If you are an outdoor worker, you know the importance of a quality waterproof work boot.  Your shoes need to keep your feet protected from safety hazards, but in terms of comfort, it’s also important they keep you dry.  Red Wing has plenty of waterproof options all made with the care and quality you have come to expect from the brand.  If you’re searching for a waterproof work boot, check out the selection of Red Wing’s available at Dave’s New York.

    Red Wing 405


    A great boot for iron-workers, this Red Wing 405 Waterproof Wedge Sole Boot is made with full grain waterproof leather.  For extra assurance, it also has an RW Dry Layered Waterproofing System.  To help aid against slip resistance, it has a Rubber/Blown Rubber Traction Tred wedge outsole which is both durable and lightweight.  It has an EH safety rating and is excellent for use on oil or gas, on concrete and against abrasions.  This Red Wing boot is a great choice for warm and cool spring or summer weather.

    Red Wing Waterproof Boots


    These Red Wing Waterproof Boots are made with a full grain waterproof leather upper and has a king toe for greater room in the toe box for comfort.  Because the sole is applied through direct attached construction the boot is durable, flexible and very light weight.  Direct attached construction means the sole is molded and glued.  The RW Dry Waterproof Membrane is guaranteed to keep you dry and the Red Wing boot also has a removable footbed plus an EH Safety Rating.  The wearer is sure to appreciate the Oil & Slip TPU Galaxy Sole, helping to make this boot excellent for use on oil or gas, with chemicals, against abrasions and for use on concrete.

    Red Wing 1412


    To keep you both warm and dry this winter, the Red Wing 1412 Insulated boots are the perfect option.   It’s constructed with a full grain, waterproof Ebbtide Leather and is Gore-Tex protected with a 400 gram Thinsulate.  These Red Wing shoes also has an exclusive Red Wing Welt System with a 2 Density Sole.  The SuperSole 2.0 gives improved wear and comfort and this boot is excellent on oil and gas, with chemicals, for comfort on concrete and offers good traction as well.

    In wet working conditions this winter and spring, keep your feet dry with a high quality Red Wing Waterproof boot.  There are many options available at Dave’s New York, all of which help assure success in your day, by protecting your feet against the elements while working.

  • Red Wing Lifestyle Boots

    Rough work environments require all kinds of safety requirements.  If you’re looking for a work boot that meets and/or exceeds the exact specifications of safety standards for tough work conditions you find yourself in, Red Wing Lifestyle boots are a great choice.  These classic work boots are American made using only the best leathers that Red Wing offers.  Below are just a few of the Red Wing Lifestyle boots available at Dave’s New York.

    Red Wing Gentleman Traveler


    A part of the Red Wing Lifestyle Beckman Collection, the Red Wing Gentleman Traveler collection offers a traditional style with a touch of class.  Reminiscent of a time when a gentleman wore functional footwear that also held a touch of class, these boots are named after the founder of the Red Wing Shoe Company, Charles Beckman.  Although he navigated his way through the town of Red Wing, Mr. Beckman always wore sturdy boots that could be polished, matching his status as a successful Main Street merchant.  Made with the finest black cherry Featherstone Leather, this Red Wing Lifestyle boot is 6” high with a classically rounded toe.  For longevity purposes, the Roccia sole boots are made with Goodyear Welt Construction so the soles can be either repaired or replaced.

    Red Wing Iron Ranger


    For a rugged work boot option, the Red Wing Iron Ranger boots might be a great fit.  Named after northern Minnesota residents living near the Mesabi Iron Range, a remote area where iron ore was mined, the local residents were proudly known as Iron Rangers, these black leather boots are are also 6” high.  With a Nitrile Cork Sole the Red Wing work boots are also made with Goodyear Welt Construction so once again, the soles are able to be repaired or replaced if needed.

    Red Wing Chukka


    Inspired by their rugged work boot heritage, the Red Wing Chukka are more casual in appearance, yet just as rugged as you would expect a Red Wing boot to be.  Made with Briar Oil Slick Leather they also have a Euro-traction Tread Wedge Sole.  The softness of the oil tanned leather yields to a comfortable fit and once again, these boots have Goodyear welt construction so the owner can repair or replace the soles as needed.

    For classic looking work shoes the Red Wing Lifestyle boots are a perfect choice.  The classically styled boots are not just for work however.  The durable shoes can be worn with jeans in casual settings as well.  Dave’s New York has a great selection of Red Wing Lifestyle boots to fit your day-to-day needs.

  • Sorel Boots

    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.

    Sorel Men's Caribou


    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.

    Sorel Men's 1964 Premium T


    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.

    Sorel Mens 1964 Premium T


    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.

  • Motorcycle Boots by Chippewa

    Since 1901, Chippewa has been the brand to go to when looking for top quality manufactured boots. When it comes to finding the right motorcycle riding boots, Chippewa is still the first place to look.

    Chippewa Harness Motorcycle Boots are soft toed and made with black oiled leather. They are non-insulated to keep you cool while you ride, and are one of the best styles of men’s motorcycle boots. Chippewa boots are made with precision, and are always among the top caliber when it comes to footwear.