The Chelsea boot traces its origins back to horse riding. They began as a type of riding boot also known as a paddock boot. In the 60′s they became a favorite among the Mod scene and today have endured as one of the most classic English boots. Edward Green maker of extraordinarily fine English shoes [...]
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The Chelsea boot is one of the most versatile styles of classic footwear. It’s simple design give it the austerity to be dressed up to the level of a formal suit, while that same simplicity helps it to pair well with jeans and add flair to casual outfits for a decidedly urban look. Alfred Sargent’s [...]
The Burnham, Chelsea boot is now in stock just in time for autumn. This is a classic riding style boot but G&G takes them to a new level. Unlike most Chelsea’s the Burnham is a wholecut boot made from a single piece of calfskin. It’s a formidable task to block the uppers on the last, [...]
Our newest boot is the Alfreton Chelsea by Church’s. A new style for us and for Church’s, the Alfreton is made on the 105 last in black polished binder with diamond rubber soles. The combination of highly polished calf plus a raised and rounder toe box makes this Chelsea boot a more contemporary version of [...]
I was more than a little surprised when Santa Claus pulled up in front of the store today to deliver this pair of Edward Green MTO’s for Joe S. He’s a lucky man since he just had a pair of Arca’s delivered to him by Pierre Corthay earlier this month. Joe placed this order for [...]
Our client Mr. J. wears the Amberley by Church’s religiously. The Amberley is the classic Chelsea Boot and is stocked in Black Calf with leather soles. Mr J requested one in Brown Nevada Calf and another pair in Black Calf both pairs with rubber soles. They came out looking great.
We’ve just received a new delivery of Psycho Bunny cashmere scarves. This particular scarf we felt looked great paired with the J.M. Weston Chelsea boot. You may also notice a tie peaking out of the boot; we have a small selection of PB ties as well. You’ve gotta love the bunny!
Chelsea boots those timeless boots that bring back memories of the sixties, the Beatles, or the Rolling Stones. Chelsea boots quickly became popular with Mods because it fit in with their sleek, tailored look. Some varieties sported the so-called ‘Cuban heel,’ which was supposedly derived from flamenco footwear. Check out Ray Columbus and the Invaders [...]