John Lofgren Bootmaker Monkey Boots is a lace-to-toe style boot. In the USA the lace-to-toe boot is often associated with linemen and roofers, and in Europe they're known for their military heritage. The John Lofgren Bootmaker take on the classic Monkey Boot is one that balances style with comfort, not to mention they're built like a brick house. All aspects of construction and materials were thoughtfully considered. The uppers are made of the highest gradeHorween Chromexcel which is famous for it's beautiful aging properties and long lasting durability. With wear the brown core of the leather starts to show through the black surface, giving the leather a characteristic look that only gets more beautiful with time. The mid-soles are genuine leather of course. Using real cork filler, never inferior materials like cardboard. All materials that go into Lofgren footwear come from suppliers that manufacture in the USA, Japan, Germany, France, England and Italy.
These boots are made from start to finish by experienced craftsmen in Japan and the Lofgren team is known to cherish the processes and craftsmanship of boot making that in most cases today unfortunately have fallen into oblivion in a world of mass production.
These boots are made from start to finish by experienced craftsmen in Japan with no expenses spared in the sourcing of materials. The uppers are made from the highest grade Horween Chromexcel natural rough out leather which is famous for it's beautiful aging properties and long lasting durability.
Thanks to their quality construction and durable soles these boots are suitable for everyday wear no matter the occasion for many years to come. They are comfortable out of the box and will only get more comfortable with wear as the insoles conform to your feet.
John Lofgren is famous for making sure that every step of the supply chain is being made under ethical working conditions, even down to the smallest nails and eyelets!
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- John Lofgren LK-013 Monkey Boots CXL Black - Lot No. LK-013 - E/Wide width - Goodyear welted with British made storm welts - Horween Chromexcel uppers - Heavy single, triple and quadruple stitched sewing - 1-3/8" stacked heel, 6" shaft - German made steel shanks - USA made Vibram 700 soles and 700 heels - Embossed padded leather heel pad - Built on the John Lofgren 140 last - Includes Japanese made John Lofgren Bootmaker box and dust bags - Made in Japan