A guide to finding the perfect pair, whether you're working cattle, two-stepping, or presenting a TED talk.
The cowboy boot is more than a sturdy piece of workwear. It’s more than a fashion statement, too. It’s a vital piece of Texas culture, as complicated, diverse, and ever-evolving as the makeup of our state.
Across the state, custom bootmaking legends and their successors are building on a handcrafted tradition with a dizzying array of styles.
What we know today as the cowboy boot is a distinctive offshoot of styles favored by Genghis Khan, the Duke of Wellington, and myriad other horsemen throughout history.
The master bootmakers at Little’s, in San Antonio, demonstrate what goes into a fine boot.
A British man is feeling guilty about walking around in exotic animal hide.
A Texan who spent a quarter of a century in Massachusetts is flummoxed by his former neighbors’ footwear foolishness.
A Connecticut Yankee new to San Antonio’s social circuit is vexed by an invitation’s dress code.
Soul man: El Paso's Tomasso Arditti has crafted custom, high-end boots for many famous feet.
If the boot fits, wear it.