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Buttoned Boots Archive

October 16, 2019

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The Button Series – GMTO Boots/Shoes

New GMTO’s Now Live – The Button Series Our latest GMTO series is now live and we are excited to be offering all of these. If money were no option, we would always carry stock of all of the brilliant shoe/boot models we have made over the years, but sadly this is not possible. This is why getting on board with the GMTO/Crowdfund option is a good win/win for all, as you get a stab at […]

May 23, 2013

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Mes Chausettes New Selection + Brick & Mortar Shop

My favorite sock suppliers have recently undergone a big revamp of their company, not only by nearly doubling their selection of beautiful socks, but even more impressive by opening up their own lovely boutique in the wonderful city of Paris. Much like myself, the individuals at Mes Chausettes Rouges are a group of young, driven individuals of whom I believe are leading the way not only in sock offerings but also in customer service & […]

November 16, 2012

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Carreducker Spat Boots – Lovely!!

There is no shoe model more beautiful than a spat boot, not even my beloved saddle shoe. Everything about them is so elegant and amazing, yet it’s probably the hardest shoe model to come by. Clearly the reason being two: the pattern is tough to make, and the buttons are hard to affix without a special button hook, which makes it quite an impractical shoe for a RTW collection. But I say to the heck […]

August 10, 2011

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Today’s Favorites – Random’s

I am in a bit of a rush this morning and could not think of a specific maker that I wanted to write about so I thought that I would just filter through my ‘random’ pictures folder. That being, I am will put up some shoes here, but may not 100% sure about who the maker is. For example, I believe that the stunning spat boot above is made by Aubercy, but also have this […]