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Austin Traditions: The Broken Spoke

Austin Traditions: The Broken Spoke

May 22, 2017

Photo Credit: Jay Janner | American-Statesman “Last of the true Texas dance halls, and damn sure proud of it!” -James M. White, owner A tradition as old as cowboy boots themselves, the dance halls are an irrefutable Texas tradition. And the Broken Spoke is one of the oldest in the state! Established in 1964, the Spoke is as authentic as they come. Unfamiliar with how to Texas 2-Step? Not to worry! The Broken Spoke offers dance lessons, completely open to the public. (Read more here on their website.) Once you’ve learned how to really do some boot-scootin’, all you need...

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Checklist: 5 Cowboy Boot Styles for Men

Checklist: 5 Cowboy Boot Styles for Men

May 18, 2017

Style pictured: T0122 With its flat heel, round toe, and 10-inch shaft, the Roper style is an absolute cowboy boot classic. Color Style pictured: M384-1 Who says the girls get to have all the fun? Experiment with fun colors that show your personality! Work Tough boots are a must-have for any man’s closet. Sometimes you just have to get down to the nitty-gritty! Shortie Style pictured: M2353-3 Not everyone wants a full-on 13 inch cowboy boot, and that’s when the ankle boot comes in to play! Classic Style pictured: HL1500 This is the cowboy boot you can put on any...

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Stunning Black Boots: Frye llana Pull On

Stunning Black Boots: Frye llana Pull On

May 17, 2017

When western tradition meets refined style, you get the Ilana Pull On boot by Frye! Beautiful black stitching on the perfectly distressed black leather means this dark beauty will easily match anything in your closet. Finished off with a 3-inch stacked leather heel, take your boot obsession to new heights and turn a few heads! A slight detour from your traditional cowgirl boot styles, Frye keeps it classy whether you’re headed to a rodeo or a nightclub. Photos by Jason Michael Bryant Photography

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You Know You're a Boot Lover When...

You Know You're a Boot Lover When...

May 17, 2017

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6 Common Cowboy Boot Leathers: The Pros & Cons You Need To Know

6 Common Cowboy Boot Leathers: The Pros & Cons You Need To Know

May 16, 2017

Cowboy boots are made from all kinds of leather, ranging from simply traditional to rare and exotic. Here’s a quick rundown of the most common leathers and unique features for each. Jersey Calf Leather | Style: N9055-7/4 1. Cowhide Leather There’s a reason that cowhide leather is considered the traditional cowboy boots leather, and is the most popular material used for boots. You’ll typically find cowhide leather used on a sturdy pair of work boots because is it extremely durable and difficult to tear or puncture. Those looking for a pair of boots to get messy or do work outdoors will...

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