For more than a century Red Wing footwear has been considered as one of the examples of innovation in the world of work boots.
History of Red Wing Shoes
Red Wing was founded by a shoe merchant, Charles Beckman in Red Wing, Minnesota. He felt the necessity for strong and work shoes meant for the industry work like mining, farming and logging. Considering the rigors of these jobs the footwear required had to be tough, duration and withstand harsh working conditions. Beckman craft boots that were not only tough but also comfortable for the wearer. He started a company in 1905 under the name of Red Wing Shoes that went on to set a new standard for excellence.
Specialties of Red Wing Boots
There are a various range, model, style and color of Red Wing Men’s Shoes. That includes Red Wing Heritage, Red Wing Classic Work boots, Red Wing Designer Boots and a host of others.
Every now and then we all witness new trends in the shoe industry. Red Wing is a brand known to create a new trend with its various brands that are known for its durability, appealing look and toughness. In addition, it is also known for influencing the other companies by their look and emerging new style.
It is basically meant for ‘The All-American Male.’ With the changing trend of fashion each year this brand also roll out new shoes to pair with changing clothing styles. Some of the models that keep it in demand are saddle shoes, boat shoes, classic colored buck shoes.
Most Popular Red Wing Shoes
Some of the popular Red Wing Shoe styles include Classic Work, Red Wing Special, Engineer, and Heritage Work.
This range of shoes includes classic MOC Mossy Oak Camouflage, Lineman Cigar Retan, Iron Ranger Black Harness, Classic Round Copper Rough and Tough, Chelsea Rancher boots. All these shoes are meant for multiple purposes and different occasions. Ranging from € 200 to € 400 roughly all these shoes are extremely durable and long lasting.
Red Wing Special
This range and models of shoes are specially designed for railroad engineers, hunter / farmers and for light work. The models include Engineer Abilene Roughout, Roughneck Moc Toe Copper Rough and Tough, Word Chukka Olive Mohave. All are made of waterproof leather developed for most harsh conditions. Some of these have steel toecup, atlas tred sole, and oil tanned leather. All are perfect for the specific purposes these are made.
As the name suggests all these ranges of shoes are meant for construction sites mostly are simple and purely rugged. The specialty of these leathers is that it gets better with age. Most of it is split at the top of the shaft for easy bending of the engineer during work.
Red Wing Heritage
Some of the models range from Harvester Amber Harness, Postman Oxford Blueberry Muleskinner, Huntsman Boot Black Klondike, Weekender Oxford Copper Rough and Tough etc. Each one of these shoes is lightweight and flexible giving a comfortable wear. These are meant for harvesting, postman, hunting etc.
Make the right choice from above mentioned shoes to give yourself a style, toughness and comfort you always deserve.