Chicago Tribune featured Blundstone 1448 Women's High Top Boots in Voltan Black within its "Guide to comfortable women's shoes." This also later was added to the Daily Press, Baltimore Sun, NY Daily News, Orlando Sentinel & Hardford Courant. The article talks about fall boots and fall looks, most importantly, treating "your feet with the respect they deserve and keep them as comfortable as the rest of you."
Listed as "Blundstone Original Series Water Resistant Chelsea Boot" the article notes that "these water-resistant boots are easy to pull on and are functional yet fashionable enough to wear with just about anything. A grippy rubber sole provides plenty of traction and a cushioned insert keeps your feet comfortably cradled."
Who What Wear Featured 6 different Chelsea Boot Styles today in "We Just Found the Best Place to Score Chelsea Boots."
From fun facts about Tasmania to anywhere between SoHo and Silverlake, the article notes that "a chunky Chelsea boot is the perfect way to incorporate the utility trend into your wardrobe for fall."
Read the full article at https://www.whowhatwear.com/chelsea-boots-for-winter
Gear Patrol covered Blundstone Boots for the Fall Season today in an article titled "Blundstone Made Sleek Chelsea Boots for City Living."
John Zientek talks about the new dress boot range from Blundstone, which come in black, brown and tan, and feature a slim profile and chisel toe, along with elastic side panels, premium leather uppers, and durable, slip-resistant outsole. The article features new styles for the fall months, such as Dress Boot Style 1901 in Black, Dress Boot Style 1900 in Chestnut Brown and Dress Boot 1902 in Tan.
View the full article at https://gearpatrol.com/2019/09/17/blundstone-dress-boots/
Fall is just around the corner, and ManTripping gives some advice on how to get back into that autumnal wardrobe mindset in an article titled "Fall Fashion Tips For Men To Stay Comfortable and Look Good."
The article talks about autumn colors and bold materials, along with accessories ranging from scarves to sunglasses, but most importantly the need to invest in some good boots. Our Blundstone Super 550s are pictured in the article, with the author James Hills noting "I love these Blundstone boots since they have that classic look but are surprisingly rugged should you choose to go off the path for some exploring in the woods."
Marie Claire featured the Women's Blundstone 550 Chelsea Boot in its list of "12 Chelsea Boots You'll Want to Wear Everywhere" online.
These classic leather boots are available in various stores off line and of course online here at https://www.blundstone.com/shop/walnut-brown-premium-leather-chelsea-boots-womens-style-550
Ann Binlot from Forbes.com interviews Blundstone CEO Steve Gunn about how Blundstone boots have gained global popularity and about its upcoming 150th anniversary.
They discuss where the boots were originally developed and intended for, how they can brave soggy gardens, summer festivals and city streets, the changes and similarities over the years and how the Blundstone 500 series has remained virtually untouched for over 50 years.
Read the full interview titled "Blundstone, The Boots That Transition From Winter Storms to Summer Music Festivals And Beyond" at https://www.forbes.com/sites/abinlot/2019/05/31/blundestone-the-boots-that-transition-from-winter-storms-to-summer-music-festivals-and-beyond/
And view our range of winter boots, along with our
Blundstone was featured twice this week in ManRepeller, first on a list where people discussed great fashionable investments, and another list where the team looks at seasonal spring outfits that look great for work, and for going out after the workday is over!
The articles feature Blundstone Super 550 Boots, where a marketing industry woman noted their durability and "I’ve worn them pretty much every day since buying them with no regrets. Comfortable, unscarred by snow and great for everyday wear. Zero regrets.” The other outfit mixed in a pair of jeans, headband and other brand name items that provided a mix of creative influences.
Graeme Campbell at High Snobiety interviewed CEO Steve Gunn in today's article titled "How the Ordinary Blundstone 500 Became Fashion’s Coolest Boot."
Starting off with how it made its move from Australian laborers to trendy neighborhoods such as New York’s SoHo, Berlin’s Kreuzberg, and London’s Shoreditch, fashion combined with comfort and durability seems to be the right mix historically as well as for today, with a wider audience discovering Blundstone.
The interview looks at how these classic Chelsea Boots became popular with a young audience, and 50 years of the Blundstone 500 boots in particular. In fact "Whatever the 500 is paired with, it adds a hint of ruggedness and classic style that, in my opinion, can only enhance the overall outfit."
Read the full interview at
What are the essential tools and accessories for gardening? Well, according to "10 Essentials Every Gardener Should Own" on the Martha Stewart Living website, they go beyond tools and accessories to include gloves, a sun hat, tote bags and of course gardening boots from Blundstone.
The article notes "these tough, no nonsense boots slip on easily, are weatherproof, and are super comfortable for all day wear thanks to built-in shock absorbers." It features the Blundstone "Original 500 Boots,"
View the full list of top 10 gardening essentials at https://www.marthastewart.com/1537051/best-garden-gear?slide=4131546
In this month's print edition of Bicycling magazine, available now, their test team looked at what gear they trust when travelling the world. The recommendations included the Blundstone Original 500 Boots, noting that "these real-leather boots are easy to slip-on and off for security and go with almost everything."
The magazine feature also notes how the boots are "Weather resistant and have a grippy sole."
Lifestyle magazine Sunset featured a pair of Blundstone Women’s Thermal Boots, and noted that they are "nice-looking snow boots that will still keep your toes toasty during the harsh winter, they boast Thinsulate insulation, shearling footbeds, and an ultra-sleek design."
Stay warm and read more of "The Best Snow Boots for Your Winter Adventures" at - https://www.sunset.com/lifestyle/shopping/best-snow-boots#best-snow-boots-blundstone
Jonathan Evans and the team at Esquire researched some of the Blundstone 500 series boots, taking them through the streets of Philadelphia, for walking and fighting all the winter elements. He notes the chelsea boots as comfortable, durable and even "life-proof" - as in no need to dodge puddles to protect your footwear - wearing the Blundstone 510's in classic black, no matter what the weather. And as he summarizes at the end of the article "Wear them once. I promise, your whole perspective will change—for the better."
Blundstone was at Outdoor Retailer 2019 in Denver last week and featured some upcoming boots for later in the year. Here's a sneak peek of one of them, courtesy of Gear Patrol also with their article titled "We Can’t Wait to Wear These Sharp New Chelsea Boots this Fall."
"The Australian brand, known around the world for its hard-wearing rubber-soled footwear, is set to release its new City Dress boots in August. The sleek, streamlined shoes have refined leather uppers available in three colors (black, chocolate brown and tan) and are mounted on durable rubber outsoles."
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View the full article at https://gearpatrol.com/2019/02/04/blundstone-city-dress-boots-fall-2019/
Clay Abney from popular mens magazine, The Manual, tooks a look at some of "The Best Travel Shoes for the Globe-Trotting Guy" this past week. While we all know packing the right footwear can make or break a trip, they often need to cover various types of weather, and can take up a lot of suitcase space - so its a choice you have to be careful about.
The article features the Blundstone 550 (BL550) for men, and notes how they "may be the original perfect travel shoe." "The rugged sole is paired with a waterproof, leather upper and a strategically placed elastic patch creates a slipper like feel that will almost make you wonder if you’re wearing shoes at all"
View the full list of travel shoes and boots chosen at https://www.themanual.com/travel/best-travel-shoes-globe-trotting-guy/