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Which boots to get? advice? what should I look for? etc

pic related, sorta leaning to dr martins but dont wanna fall for the meme

>> No.12933825
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considering getting these, should i or not

>> No.12933846

dr martens are pretty safe though, it's a classic boot as long as you don't have a shitty fit to go with it

>> No.12933882

Austrian paratrooper boots.

>> No.12933934

>dont wanna fall for the meme
>buy austrian paratrooper boots

>> No.12933952

I'm assuming you've never worn boots before so
Get the cheapest pair of black DM 1460s you can find they look good enough and are normie approved, are a relatively average so you can decide if you wanna go higher or lower, thicker/thinner sole etc. They're shit boots in them selves but are a good beginner boot. The leathers just good enough where you can learn how to care for leather but shit enough that its pretty hard to ruin them

>> No.12933960

should i bother getting doc martens 1460s if i wear primarily skinny pants? i have very skinny legs so im worried theyll look like clown boots

>> No.12933991

Post legs and feet ? Not in a fag way.

Don't wear skinny as in skin tight elastic jeans. Wear them with slim fit jeans that hug but dont squeeze your legs

Avoid if youve got either clown mode feet or skelly mode legs

>> No.12933993

i got them skelly legs so i guess i gotta find a slimmer boot or derby

anyone got some recommendations?

>> No.12934002
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Smooth black leather Chelsea/dealer boots ?

I'd reccomend a brogue boot.
I'd recommend still remaining under £100, preferably ~£50 super dry and Dr martens makes some okay pairs

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Do you think I could get mistaken for a neo nazi for wearing pic related? I don't wanna get stabbed.

>> No.12934116

>literally using "muh memes" as an argument
You being a contrarian, edgy highschooler doesn't change the fact that they are good boots.

>> No.12934126

I mean, do you also wear them with a buzzed head, bombed jacket, suspenders, nazi flags, or anything else nazis wear? If not then you should be fine. You'll only look like a nazi if you go out of your way to do so.

>> No.12934142

Not a meme. These practically do not exist outside /fa/

Solovair 8 eye derby boots are strictly better than Docs 1460.

>> No.12934164

Why are you guys buying those kinds of shoes. They're hard to put on and they're heavy. Are you guys working in factories, construction sites, etc?

>> No.12934192

>t. Crocs wearer

>> No.12934219

i buy all my clothes from walmart. they confortuble

>> No.12934232

A good pair of boots are sometimes more comfy than shoes

>> No.12934306


I wear breathable and light running shoes for every day wear. I wear black leather boots with a thick rubber sole when I'm motorcycling. I wear leather shoes with carbon fiber reinforced out sole when I'm cycling. Why do you wear high ankle boots?


That's fine by me as long as you're liking what you're getting. I personally don't shop at Walmart because the clothing is not of good quality.


That's subjective but if you feel that way about a certain pair of boots, more power to you. I hope you enjoy them as long as you can. I don't know about you but I would think that every day people will agree that there are other styles of shoes available that offer better comfort and support vs boots.

>> No.12934309

Theyre called memeboots because of how hard they got memed here like 6 months ago. Its obviously OP's first pair of boots so solovairs are far too expensive if he wears them twice and decides he doesn't like boots and even if he does he'll likely wreck them anyway due to lack of proper care

>> No.12934325

>why do you wear boots?

Gee I don't know, everyone in this thread must just be posing as a bricklayer

>> No.12934388
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What do you guys think of the Canada West Moorby boot? Not sure if I'm sold on the leather running up the back of the heel, but they are a good price.

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I'm basically looking for something like the Wolverine 1000 mile Duvall. I like the look of the 1000 mile but I want a chunky sole like on the Duvall for winter. Any recommendations?

>> No.12934412

Here are some super cheap combat boots I picked up a few weeks ago. They are now at a remarkable discount (<$110) and I highly recommend.


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someone convince me not to buy these off Grailed

>> No.12934534

Ankle support is nice, thick leather boots are much warmer than sneakers (even with wool socks it's significant below like 50 degrees F) and they keep your ankles warm too. With proper insoles leather boots are just as comfortable as sneakers once the uppers are broken in. I wear boots probably 7-8 months of the year because I prefer the style, so pretty much as soon as it's cold enough for pants and boots I wear boots most days.

>> No.12934562


That makes sense.

>> No.12934716

Are Chelseas a bad choice for someone with big feet? (size 13)

>> No.12934737

Why not try the Wolverine 1000 Mile Duvall?

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gonna post some actually nice boots instead of the garbage that is in this thread

>> No.12934744

That's what I want, but I don't know where to get them for a reasonable price in Canada.

>> No.12934745
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>> No.12934747

If you like them and can pull them off then yes :)

>> No.12934748
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What (if any) are good boots for manlets? I like pic related and need some boots that go with jeans.

>> No.12934751

do these exist with a black sole?

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>> No.12934754

Where do I get dr. Martens on sale? Is it possible to get them cheaper than $100?

>> No.12934756

Also I'm Hobbitmode

>> No.12934758

w2c /fa/scist

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>> No.12934816

What are these?

>> No.12934817

Christ, are you still doing this? Is this a bit? They're just black boots, dude.

>> No.12934825

Nice. comfy pic

>> No.12934828

>I don't wanna get stabbed.
if you get stabbed they'd do it regardless of your shoes

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what even are these?

>> No.12934864

rick combats
I have that exact model, the leather is blistered calf

>> No.12934868
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>> No.12934877

ann d combat boots

>> No.12934891

they don't have them in 7.5 should i size up or down?

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considering copping, not sure about the sole?

>> No.12934943

I sized down half and they fit great.

>> No.12934947

That is the worst color ever.

>> No.12935014


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>> No.12935026

That's as good as it's gonna get for a hobbitmode manlet without getting into really slim dress boots which are going to be both expensive and formal. Just don't cuff your jeans super high if you're short - let your pants sit on the shoe or, better, just above the shoe, and you'll avoid looking shorter than you are.

>> No.12935035

Iron rangers, I think. In roughout or reverse leather.

>> No.12935048

Thanks man

>> No.12935077

Doc martens are for lesbians

>> No.12935135

nice faggot jeans

>> No.12935136

I've not once owned any boots. Looking into some, but realised how clueless I am as to where trousers should sit on medium top boots
Should they sit above? Cuffed? Below the top of the boot? Inside the boot? i assume there's some lenience but all options seem odd to me for one reason

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depends on the boot, but in general I like to cuff my jeans so that they're just under the top of the boot
similar to pic related

>> No.12935168

Ok yeah, I think that might also be best for most boots. What about slightly 'smarter' looking black ones?

>> No.12935198
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Don't be a fuccboi pussy and buy some jump boots.

>> No.12935208

Lmao those aren't jump boots.

>> No.12935217

check your geographical privilege, I live in fucking Canada where I'll literally lose my feet if I don't wear boots during winter

>> No.12935236


That makes sense but it seems to me that a lot of people here (in this thread/forum) are sacrificing comfort and functionality for the sake of appearance. I get that appearance is a big part of our identity and how the world works but I'm just trying to better understand why SOME people do it when they don't have to.

Is this sort of stuff getting you promotions? Are you scoring certain types of chicks with this type of appearance? Will you be ostracized/exiled if you don't wear this stuff?

>> No.12935243

Thinking about copping some DM 1460's while still cheap, how is the fit? I'm a size 8/10/42 normally, will I have to size up or down?
There aren't any local Martens sellers for me to try them first but they are kinda cheap so I'm thinking of just going for it.

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>doesn't want to appear to be a nazi
>browses on 4chan
>POSTS on 4chan

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What are these? Who ever can answer gets a firm thanks

>> No.12935337

4chan is a faggot neckbeard site in its core

>> No.12935338

good call on this, just copped

>> No.12935341

doesn't change the fact that every normie and their diabetic mother think it's full of nazis and pedophiles

>> No.12935371

watch capeshit movies and you will naturally acquire those clothes and that physique

>> No.12935413
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Instead of those clunky boots, why not just get some nice corcorans?

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left over right is (ex)military

straight laced is nazi

>> No.12935838
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Where can I cop some boots similar to these ones? These look cool but apparently they're shit quality. I just want a combat look, preferably ankle height.

>> No.12935855

What's the deal? Just wore my new Dr. Martens today for the first time and their comfy, way more comfy than I was told they were gonna be. I kept reading that they had a really shitty break in period, but I can tell right now I won't even get one blister.

>> No.12935877

read the thread, there's a really good pair on sale for a ridiculous discount

>> No.12935906

thanks, they look a bit too dressy for me though. I'm actually planning on using combat boots for a military uniform impression (autism) and casual use

>> No.12935913

look into the austrian meme boots then they're on sale

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>> No.12935924

What's the verdict on barney in-house brand boots anyhow? Never heard of them before.

>> No.12935925

What are your plans for this military uniform impression? I'm trying to do the same thing.

>> No.12935929

Super bulky and just plain ugly

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oh this is some high level autism, let me tell you. I'm doing an Imperial Japanese Naval Ground soldier outfit. I still need to put insignia on the uniform and get a proper ammo belt aside from the boots. Then after I'll think about getting a helmet and some other gear.
But for casual I'll just be wearing flecktarn with whatever boots I get.

>> No.12935940

yeah i thought I was going to get some ideas from you, but I guess not. You'll look like you dressed up for a Halloween party if you go out like that. Not that I don't like it, it's just not at all "casual".

>> No.12935946

yeah this is solely for reenacting/larping autism shit. I'm not gonna wear this in public, especially because there's lots of chinese people here and they're gonna get PTSD flashbacks. my casual use will be just jeans + camo/milsurp jacket and a regular shirt or sweater underneath.

>> No.12936232

those look like gay construction worker boots

>> No.12936258

This. $60 shipped on Ebay all day long, built tough and if you roll your pants over them they just kind look like nice dress boots not Skinhead. Why buy anything else.

>> No.12936265

>normie and their diabetic mother
Except they haven't even heard of it

>> No.12936381
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Because i won't deny my roots

>> No.12936398

You fucking idiot. If you want to buy jump boots, don't buy crap like those. Buy milsurp or, well, good boots.

>> No.12936411

>muh roots
>some shitty plastic boot made in china

>> No.12936424

>Paying a bunch of money for Chinese made repro boots instead of resoling USA quality jumpboots

>> No.12936449

i have those, amazing boots

>> No.12936703


the germans didn't do a whole lot wrong, but they can't put a fucking boot together. stop buying into the retarded paraboot meme and get some heritage boots instead.

t. german

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>> No.12936729
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Is the Nike SFB leather worth it?

>> No.12936733

Tbh my memeboots with two sets of insoles are the comfiest things ever fampai

I’m not exactly sure where the “boots are uncomfortable” thing came from, of course they take longer to put on and feel a little odd at first but what the hell

>> No.12936754


Only if you're actually in the military and need a pair of super light boots should you bother with these.

>> No.12936767

My question is what are those shoulder holsters he's wearing?

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yes or no?

>> No.12936959

nope, shitty materials and construction

>> No.12936975

Julius back zips not sure what season though.

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yes or no?

>> No.12937313

>falling for the hikishit meme
>buying a size too big
>that belt

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i was also looking to cop some 1460s as my first pair of boots, but theyre kinda associated with art hoes where im at, and i almost exclusively see art hoes wearing them

so should i get all black 1460s or something like pic related?

>> No.12937660

Dr Martens are perfectly safe if you want to look like you are wearing ugly clown shoes

>> No.12937665

love them to death

>> No.12937676

Those are American tanker boots lol you retard

>> No.12937706
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these timbs are releasing soon and i am seriously considering purchasing them

>> No.12937717

nah, the whole limited release drop shtick is a conjob
think about it, are you really able to pull off blue suede in a fit?

>> No.12937722

couild work for a female

>> No.12937734

where there's a will, there's a way.
prob not tho kek

>> No.12938151

yo i just copped some from kommandostore.

didn't come with laces or soles, any recommendations on length on laces? I want to be able to speed lace/wrap it. So I was thinking 72 inch.

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I actually do wear em with a no guard buzz cut and pic related and I've yet to get any shit about it. Although in California the real Nazi's are white trash dudes with Aryan tattoos, not young clean cut guys.

>> No.12938210

Literally nobody knows about those boots outside of /k/ and /fa/ you fucking retard.

>> No.12938249

what other shirt/jean colors would go with this? looks real good

>> No.12938284

I don't really venture outside of black jeans since blue doesn't really go with combat boots. I've been wanting some grey wool pants or OD green like in OPs pictures since those would look good with black. I stick with white/grey T-shirts for contrast. I also like the Champion crewneck sweatshirts and nicer cotton sweaters as it gets colder.

>> No.12938299
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What is with this neo-nazi-bullshit about boots? Seriously. Black boots are a staple of fashion, they've been that forever. I wear my steel-toed, straight-laced 14-eyelet Doc Martens with no "funny looks", all I really get are compliments.

Unless you literally look like pic related then you don't look like a neo-nazi in boots.

>> No.12938300

Cool thanks.

I'm socially inept and can't into /fa/ so I'm learning how to match colors and styles together.

>> No.12938303
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Are tall harness-boots only /d-beat/?

>> No.12938325

Straight laced is *god-tier way to lace boots

>> No.12938328

Why are Vibergs so hideously overpriced? I've seen pictures of their $600+ brand new boots with what resembles corrected grain leather

>> No.12938331

because /fa/ggots pay up

>> No.12938337

apparently you don't know what corrected grain looks like

you can also grab them second hand for 400 my dude

>> No.12938347

You can get Horween leather boots new for the same price, or some trusted English benchmade boots that look demonstrably higher quality and thicker leather than Vibergs. Seriously what is the hype?

>> No.12938362

>Horween leather boots
horween is a tannery. you could be talking cxl which is available in sub $200 wolverines or $500 shell derbies.

>trusted English benchmade boots
bullshit. $400 english bespoke shoes do not exist.

>what is the hype
service boots with a sleeker last and upper compared to chippewa/wolverine/red wing

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Cop or not?

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>> No.12938664
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I’ve found my grail guys

How much are you guys willing to spend on shit like this? These are on sale until monday for 130 bucks, but the hobnails means i’m only ever going to use these playing around doing larp shit in the woods. Do I cop?

>> No.12938696

Why? It's the least practical out of any other option, with worse grip than rubber treads(objectively superior in that aspect) and it also scratches floors.

>> No.12938771

you got me lol. uniform isn't hikishop though, it's some other shitty one. they only had large unfortunately, I guess it was amerifat large because everything large in canada fits me fine. the belt is literally just a random belt I have, it's gonna get replaced by an actual arisaka ammo belt soon enough. but yeah the whole outfit looks like shit rn

>> No.12938788

>Pair of Wolverine work boots on sale for $60
>Have coupon that lowers it to $45
>Debate it
>Try to look up into on the boot
>Model number brings up nothing
>Read through the few negative reviews
>One person from a few years back notes the stock identification for the boots was from 2007
This store site is the only site where this model of boots exists. It is really fucking annoying.

>> No.12938789

Humorously, same mold and design as a $20 pair of Herman Survivors at Walmart, though those are steel-toes.

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So I'm looking for some boots. Clearly not getting the pictured ones, just wanted to see how I d look with wannabe-austrian meme boots
Should I go brown or black?

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post some nice boots then :^)

>> No.12939217

What are some good alternatives to 1490 smooths. I had a pair however lost them at a street party because I was really drunk.

>> No.12939361

They're just black boots, i don't see any similarity with Austrian combat boots. You don't know how to tie boots?

>> No.12939427

should i spend a fifth of my salary for some boots?

>> No.12939435

Or the mommy boys in khaki chinos and white polos (lmao)

>> No.12939532

Why not?

>> No.12939549
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For mud or dirt paths i would buy Cheaney Tweed model in brown with the chunkiest robber sole.

For civilized soil, pic related cant be beaten (navy, black or oxblood).

>> No.12939554

Monthly salary you mean? Absolutely except if its insanely high.

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>> No.12939573

I know bro, I was just trying them on.
Someone suggested brown but idk black seems to work with pictured clothes

>> No.12939609

Help me guys, I'm going to cop some dr martens but I don't know if i should get the colorway in OP's pic or an all black one? I'm a girl btw

>> No.12939617

Black boots for $150-$200 USD. What would u friends reccomend?

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ID on these?

>> No.12939974


Do they ship to Europe?

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>> No.12939997

Bitch, search for austrian boots (feldschuhe leicht) on ebay. You're not seriously gonna get your boots shipped back from america are you.

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>> No.12940042

p sure they are Margiela "Destroyed High Top Leather" or "Destroyed Combat Boots" sold out online at Saks 5th, good luck copping but they are pretty great. I only figured out bc the low derby version of this boot was at Totokaelo recently and a couple other places. So there's hope to get at least the derby.

>> No.12940353

>the germans didn't do a whole lot wrong. . .

Gotta remind my fellow autists that I’m edgy

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Anybody know what boots these are or something similar?

>> No.12941185

I picked up some coated black jeans that I think go really well with the boots I got (not the pic posting guy). Sometimes rather than a different color going for a different material or texture can differentiate your wardrobe.

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These are $30. Y/N/M? Thoughts?

>> No.12942024

For the love of god no. Buy a more quality boot. 30$ now is gonna cost more when you keep replacing it. Get something nice that will last. Or go on eBay and find a good used quality boot to repair that will last a decade and be more unique. Unless you like dishwashercore

>> No.12942031

Those look nothing like the Austrian meme boots. Do you think that all combat-style boots are "Austrian meme boots"?

>> No.12942034

i need some boot sneakers that won't have the outsole worn out in 3 weeks.

work in a warehouse on smooth surfaces that tend to grind outsoles down to nothing really quick

>> No.12942035

It's $90 marked down to $45, $30 after a coupon.

>> No.12942036

Get pic related, they won't fail you.

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>> No.12942149

Shitty boots.

Get some 6 inch Georgia Boots. Look good in anything, easy to break in, last forever, and they look like those.

>> No.12942167
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Thinking of getting these boys.

No special leather treatments needed over time, age gracefully. Great for everyday wear plus the outdoors.

I plan on fucking off those yellow laces though...guranteed.

>> No.12942203

I don't have that kind of money on hand at the moment.

>> No.12942210

Definitely wait on it man. They are well worth it.

>> No.12942214

certified manlet footwear

>> No.12942216

nigga what r u doin? they're all-around hideous as fuck.


>> No.12942220

sauce on jeans? what fit are those?

>> No.12942276
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I found some round toe Roughnecks at Nordstrom Rack for $150 something but the only size they have left is my true size, and it feels like my foot's bouncing around in there a bit. Should I pass?

>> No.12943110

exit life

>> No.12943126

I wear 6 inch black boots

What colour should my socks be and how high?

>> No.12943189

I never hear about this meme outside of /fa/

>> No.12943191

Factory 2nds probably

Nordstrom has a really good return policy, id say try them out

If you dont like them return them

>> No.12943196

are you wearing them with a skirt?

>> No.12943199

I have a dick

>> No.12943200

asian tourist core

>> No.12943202

Even better with a skirt

>> No.12943711

girs can do yellow stitching, but if you're over 21 consider black monos

>> No.12943741
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those just look like timberlands but with an ugly sole.

>> No.12943783

w2c pants

>> No.12943835
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Cat boots are pretty good if you like timbs but don't want to look basic.

>> No.12943856
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After 5 years of wearing my Chinese Dr. Martens, which I'm surprised how long they've lasted, I finally got a pair made in England and love them. I plan on rubbing some dubbin on them for the first few weeks before wearing them outside.

>> No.12943951
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How often do you condition your leather? What do you use (preferably cheap)?

Are Corcoran's a good boot?

>> No.12943960
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what the hell is wonder balsam for? this description tells me nothing. is it dubbin? is it conditioner? is it polish? is it all 3? if i use this, do i not need to do anything else? wtf is this marketing.

>> No.12944020

>coconut oil, lanolin, and beeswax

It's conditioner/dubbing (the two are essentially interchangeable)

You can probably find something much cheaper not from doc martens. Sno-seal obviously is very cheap, as are many other beeswax based conditioners. Some people even just use straight up beeswax or coconut oil.

>> No.12944119


Just bought these. Did I fuck up?

>> No.12944126
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>> No.12944131
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Im not really a big converse fan but I bought these and they're so fuckin comfortable

>> No.12944217
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I used to have an old pair of brown desert boots, but my parent's new puppy decided they were shit and ate them, so I'm looking for another casual brown boot/derby/oxford. Something I could wear doing errands as well as for formal dinners/office settings.

Is this boot shit and if so rec me some pairs $150 or under. Thanks lads

>> No.12944226

If it means anything I'm 6'1, bearded and wear mostly earthtone outdoor/workwear stuff. I work as a Forest Service field ranger, but these boots wouldn't be for work obviously, so they don't have to be hardcore durable.


>> No.12944636
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the style might be called "monkey boots" as Tricker's makes something like those in a slimmer profile

>> No.12944642

idk about the quality but the silhouette makes them like Vibergs and the color is pretty meh. so the answer is it depends on what you'll wear them with

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Should i pull the trigger? There 110 right now.

>> No.12944777

Corcorans are fucking fantastic. I've been wearing my 985s every day for the past couple weeks. If you end up buying but don't like how shiny they are, use rubbing alcohol on a rag you don't mind ruining to turn it more matte

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>> No.12944789

Wolverine US is having 25% sale right now.

>> No.12944800
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Solovair makes them too. I don't know about quality though.

>> No.12944851
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fucking jews,
code didnt work, it says not applied

fucking why

>> No.12944878

>Posting the memelord

>> No.12944881

>Excludes Clothing, Accessories, Sale, 1000 Mile Custom and 1000 Mile styles.
>and 1000 Mile styles.

wow, it's literally fucking nothing.

>> No.12944884

Nope. These are not up to regulations.

>> No.12944985

I rike it

>> No.12945153

Nice trips

can you get them resoled? I'd like Vibram-soles for dat traction

>> No.12945454

Are Timbs earthkeepers a yea or a nay

Also do white people wear Timbs?

>> No.12945480
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Might cop a pair of Meermin boots, anyone own them? Thoughts?

>> No.12945496

>casper pale ghettofag

I have Timbs, they honestly get old fast. I'm wearing Danner Wolf Creek and Sorel Madson Chukkas with some Kuhl tappered pants and a plaid shirt.

Or white AF1 mids.

>> No.12945514

I wear them with a leather bomber and an undercut. Is that fascist looking?

What if I’m out with my boyfriend and holding hands.

>> No.12945579

I don’t understand this post

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>> No.12945719

Before I read the second line I was thinking that you probably just look gay. So you're doing well I think.

>> No.12945735

are redwing boots, a meme ?

>> No.12945981
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I alike everything about this boot other than the toebox. Are there any other boots with the same style (black, 6 inches, HUGE rubber outsole and Goodyear welt contraction)?

>> No.12945987

They make good quality boots and are reasonably priced. The frequent complaint is that the toebox is a little large which is why some people say they're "clown shoes "

>> No.12946035

>"this must be bait no one would ever want these"
>reads file name
brand fag of the worst degree

>> No.12946041

What kinda boots should a poorfag from the UK look to buy /fa/?

>> No.12946065
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get jackboots

>> No.12946096

I'm looking for something to wear on a nightout

>> No.12946101

That's what I get for not reading the thread or getting any context.

>> No.12946110

I love jackboots, i'd wear them with something else than jeans tho. Are those SA ?
What's wrong with jackboots for a night out?

>> No.12946115

Your best bet might be to get something slimmer and get the sole replaced with a fat vibram sole (easy because Goodyear welted). I think it would look like shit though, the huge soles and square toe box balance each other nicely imo.

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>> No.12946164

Anything particular?

>> No.12946195
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i got these eldritch orleans on sale

>> No.12946206

they're actually pretty nice

>> No.12946228
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need shoes for winter (it's getting around -15 here) but can't decide between the two, going to wear with black parka and black pants

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>> No.12946248

this shit is fucking useless for docs since they're mostly plasticized leather anyway

>> No.12946249

i'd get the second pair if i had to choose between the two

>> No.12946253
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should i?

>> No.12946258

yeah, i've looked at both for a bit longer and decided to get the second pair, thanks for feedback

>> No.12946318

What is this one? Looks nice.

>> No.12946326

Russian brand Affex, doubt they're available even in Europe, but you might try your luck with ebay

>> No.12946398

I'll check them out, thanks!

>> No.12946544

nah. buy all canvas or all leather uppers, don't be half-steppin my dude

>> No.12946551
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>> No.12946974
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Looking for something classier than a work boot that isn't a formal dress shoe. Maybe these?

>> No.12947022

I have never owned a pair of boots, what are a good starter pair to buy that go well with muted colors?

>> No.12947140
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Are Gummies still a thing?

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>> No.12947169

it's the edginess, the "power" of the combat boot. German uniforms always had those boots with length, vs. American/Euro army brown boots.

>> No.12947339

Probably something canvas, look at palladium.

If you want something actually appropriate for winter idk what to recommend though. Some palladiums are waterproof lined (including some canvas ones I believe) but canvas isn't gonna keep you warm.

>> No.12947383

how is Chippewa sizing? I wear Gazzles size 9.5 US and Clarks DB size 9 US

>> No.12947727

they might be visvim

>> No.12947918

you shouldnt be cuffing your pants any higher than the top of the shoe or boot anyway. it will look retarded. when you cuff (or pinroll) your pants it creates a visual difference, it looks lighter than the pant color, so it just creates more attention to that area. if you are letting too much sock show also, then this will create a THIRD contrast of color, so now you have a huge clusterfuck of contrasting colors which will just draw the eye even more to it, it has nothing to do with height, it has everything to do with just wearing your pants properly and not complicating things.

cuffing creates complexity that works or doesn't. if you are already breaking one rule, suchas wearing dark navy blue jeans with black boots, then you dont want to draw even more attention to this, by cuffing. you break one rule thats fine, it works, you draw attention to you breaking that rule-----DOESNT WORK. pay attention to these things.

it's good to break rules, but in a subtle witty way.

>> No.12947920

why though? just cuz? i likes it? you need to be aware of all the variables that are in play, pant color, boot color, sock color, jacket length, shirt length etc. all of this plays into the success of the look. you shouldn't just cuff every time the same way by default. it should be used as an enhancer, as an accent, and done in the right way.

>> No.12948797

>dark navy jeans and black boots
>not allowed
why are people still holding onto this meme? it may apply and may not in different instances. two vague colors don’t tell you anything about whether they match or clash

>> No.12948811

Had these for four years
they look fine I guess, I bought them back when I didn't give a fuck about how I dressed and I wouldn't buy them today
I can tell you they're comfortable as fuck but after a few months the sole loses the little grip it had to begin with. If you use them a lot you will slip everywhere wet

>> No.12948843
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why THE FUCK is this not available in europe but the 8" is?

>> No.12948866

what kind of boots are these?

I love the color scheme so what should I look up to cop this style in this color or similar?

>> No.12948930

Combat boots are Julius_7 Side Zipper
Bomber jacket is made by him. Here is info, http://herrurst.com/post/150635371299

>> No.12948949

I don't know what's up with these guys, they havent restocked for months and now suddenly they're not selling anything until they "get ready". Where are you supposed to buy these boots from?

>> No.12949331

Considering the Austrian meme boots, I'm usually a size 42.5 but they're only size 42 right now. How much do they give? Will it be decent enough or should I wait till 42.5 restock

>> No.12949357

> Talking paratrooper boots, posts tankers
They are 100% up to AR 670-1, the fuck are you on

>> No.12949452

They recently opened a redwing store in my town, I've been saving money and I've decided to get a pair of redwings on the first of the month. Am I making a big mistake? I've always gotten cheap boots that I blow out in a year and I heard redwings will last. Which ones do you think will look the best?

>> No.12949474

they fucking suck also
rubber's already seperating from the canvas after 2weeks of wear

>> No.12949492
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Wearing belleville gore-tax boots for a while, best I've ever had.

>> No.12949510

Where to buy austrian meme boots in size 7.5?

>> No.12949753

Sorry anon they don't let manlets into the austrian army

>> No.12949757

thank you for confirming what I had suspected.

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>>12942167Those are logger boots. Cop them if you work for the forest service or fight fire.

Not georgia though. Buy Whites Smokejumpers or Nicks.

>> No.12949911

Those look really good and Meermin as a brand has one of the best quality to price ratios out there. Keep in mind that they're quite dressy though. It'll look weird if you treat them like combat boots.

>> No.12949919

Looking for some simplistic combat boots in a similar style to Ann D's or Dior's but doesn't cost an arm and a leg. Anyone know of any? My budget is $400 at most.

>> No.12950008
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These plus tucked in flannel plus black snowpants and a big leather belt for lumberjack core

>> No.12950221

Im a 5'2 man are boots a no go for me or do I just need to find the right ones?

>> No.12950341

Definetely not 8inch or 6 inch boots

but chukka or desert boots should be fine

>> No.12950344

They're roofing/roofers boots

>> No.12950373

those look like boots I'd wear when I go mud-stomping and to jerk off all over them and my muddy boots and clothes, hot stuff.

>> No.12950603


>> No.12950611

This is a goddamn disgrace to Nick Drake.

>> No.12950731

They look like Rick Owens Anfibio boots but the anfibios I know have only 8 holes. They might be a different iteration.

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>> No.12951030

thanks for the rec boys, just got them and they feel and look really nice

>> No.12951038

shame you're too fucking retarded to have listened to boris, cunt.

It's a fuckin tribute, dumbass

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Hello my dudes, are the palladiums considered cringy? Or are they just plain shitty and boring? I personally liked these one, but im confused

>> No.12951697

Where get similar boots but brownish greish?

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>> No.12951761

Halo my tovaritsch.

Бля, я ждaл чтo кoгдa-тo этo cлyчитcя, лoл.

>> No.12951768

пoдoшвa тaкaя eбaнaя, нaпoминaeт ycтaвныe poccийcкиe бepцы

>> No.12951786


>> No.12951800

Пo cyти этo и ecть бepцы. Дa лaн, пoхyю, зaкaзaл yжe вce paвнo...

>> No.12951998

where the FUCK do i cop left?

>> No.12952134

French ranger boots on eBay

>> No.12952159
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It's harder to find those that are exact copies of these m-43 US boots

>> No.12952169
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Bring back the logger

>> No.12952418
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Can't live without mine. (Pic not mine, mine look similar though)

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Yeah I figured Georgia's wouldn't be the greatest, but they are pretty decent for the price point. Only problem is, I am not in an occupation that falls under the boots category...or anything related. This is more for recreational and I am a pretty big outdoors guy as it is.

I found these instead, they are about $45 cheaper too. Perfect for my /fa/ and use in all honesty. Rocky Outbacks 8"

>> No.12953603
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Cop or not ?
It would mostly be because they're inexpensive.

>> No.12953732

Obv retard civi or boot. Literally 1/4 of the army walks around in these.

>> No.12953752

Can't decide if I should go for 1460's or the paramemes. They're both cheap (para's even cheaper) but I've never worn boots casually outside of heavy winter boots. Which should I go for?

>> No.12953778

Austrian paramilitary boots. Got mine off Ebay.

>> No.12954502
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How do I convert my dr.marten low top shoes to boots

>> No.12954636

own both, paratrooper boots are just straight up better

>> No.12954660

Go for Corcoran jump boots and use rubbing alcohol + a rag to get the intense shine off. Those boots are fucking fantastic; they're made of really thick and tough leather and have a much sleeker and more flattering silhouette. I got the 985s with the zippers on the sides and haven't worn my Austrian memes once since. They're a bit pricier ($100-150) but they'll save you money in the long run by lasting forever if you treat them right.

>> No.12954691

just get the allen edmonds massdrop collab

>> No.12954698

Shape and height are fucking horrible

>> No.12954783

Bought a pair of chippewa homesteads 3 months ago. As a 6'3" lanklet, i cant speak for how theyll look on you, but i love them. Buy and you wont regret

>> No.12954855

logposting on /fa/

>> No.12954886
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Were these a mistake?

>> No.12955067
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I need to get a nice pair of boots.

I like the aesthetic of pic related and link attached and don't want to stray too far away from that look.

My current two issues keeping me from confidently buying a pair (not specifically taking about link related) is that since starting to read about /fa/ boots, that people often say that leather boots aren't waterproof. This is really confusing for me, since my combat boots are leather apart from the soles, and are completely waterproof and have survived almost a decade of intense military use with me, so now I am weary about buying some new /fa/ boots. I need them to be street-tier waterproof, as I live in a really rainy city, but not heavy-duty outdoors-tier waterproof, so basically just enough to confidently and completely keep my feet dry if I step in a puddle or something. There is nothing that I hate worse than having to spend a day with wet feet because I stepped in a puddle.

Secondly is the price. I know the saying that you should never cheap-out on boots, but I am not currently financially ready to drop half a grand on a nice pair of vintage redwings. What are some places where I can look at a wide variety of boots and try them on in person, preferably specifically to Vancouver Canada?

Budget is around 200, a little bit flexible (I know not an ideal budget, but not ready to spend more until I get out of school and get a net-positive income)

Also, thoughts on boots with side zippers? Not really too big on them, but are they waterproof? I hear issues about the zippers not staying zipped up and whatnot.

Any additional advice, experience, info, and suggestions are greatly appreciated.


>> No.12955078

straight laced is also navy too, easier to cut through laces if you abandon ship and need to remove boots (otherwise you will drown)

>> No.12955082

>These are sold out everywhere
Search "Austrian Paratrooper Boots"

>> No.12955086

What boots can I wear if I'm 5'9?

>> No.12955095

72 will be good, i bought 60s and only have enough length to tie (which is ok)

>> No.12955106

Just to clarify, I want lightweight boots, so combat boots are out of the question, I've had enough of wearing heavy ass boots in the military. I also don't want short cut heel boots like chukas, not really into the look desu, but also don't want tall boots. I want slimmer looking boots, none of those massive moonboots please

>> No.12955168

You can get some waterproofing for pretty cheap; it doesn't take much trouble to apply it yourself.

I got Clarks Desert Mali few months ago and they've held up well so far; technically they get listed as chukkas but they're a good bit taller than those are, and they don't look like chukkas at all. Broke in after just a day; pretty comfortable now and the leather feels soft. I wouldn't say they're slim all around though; they're definitely slimmer than Docs or Solovairs but not quite as slim as the boots you posted - at least in the toe. The rest of the boot is comparably slim.


You might be able to find some Chippewas in your price range, but again those aren't as slim as what you have in mind. They're quality boots though.

>> No.12955219

My waterproofing question came in regarding the type of leather or the fundamental construction of the boot. I have no problem applying the waterproofing material myself, it's just a question of how the boots are not waterproof. Like is applying the material to the leather enough? or is the boot's construction inherintly not waterproof or something?

>> No.12955332

Some boots will have openings that will let water through, for example if the eyelets are excessively large or if the tongue doesn't sit snugly within the rest of the boot. I'm afraid I couldn't tell you whether or not zippers will allow significant amounts of water through, but my guess would be that it won't be a problem unless you're actually standing in deep puddles instead of just stepping through them.

Aside from those kinds of openings for water, I think waterproofing the leather should be sufficient. (Of course, if the boot has sections which aren't made of leather, for example the elastic siding on chelsea boots, then it's a different story.)

>> No.12955591

w2c socks?

>> No.12955863

mfw cant find any in my size that wont rape my wallet

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