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Clarks Originals Men's Desert Boot
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- Manmade sole
- Shaft measures approximately 4.25" from arch
- Heel measures approximately 1"
- Platform measures approximately 0.5"
- Inspired by the crepe-soled boots worn by British officers in World War II
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Clarks remakes its signature desert boots in Chicago's legendary Horween leather. 4 tonal eyelets at the lace-up vamp. Contrast welt stitches at the gum sole. Cushion leather insole.
For a classic that’s graced men’s fashion for over 50 years, check out this Desert boot from Clarks. This chukka features a leather upper with a two-eyelet lace-up for a casual fit. Beneath, a plantation crepe sole delivers legendary cushioning for all-day comfort.See all Product Description
- Product Dimensions: 20 x 8 x 5 inches
- Shipping Weight: 3.4 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
- Origin: Vietnam
- ASIN: B0007MCUTK
- Item model number: 3169
- Date first available at Amazon.com: January 1, 1970
- Domestic Shipping: This item is also available for shipping to select countries outside the U.S.
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The pair I ordered through Amazon (on the left) are made of thinner, less quality leather. The ones from Clark's (on the right) are a much beefier, thicker leather with a higher quality grain and have more of a "real leather boot" feel. Whereas the ones from Amazon feel somewhat like cheap knockoffs in comparison. They are still a decent shoe for the price. But compared to the ones from Clark's they seem much flimsier.
Like most reviewers here had mentioned (and hats off to you all) that these shoes do run one size bigger than usual, and they only come in Medium widths. I took the advice and bought one size down and they fit perfectly, and as they are currently being 'broken-in' they feel even more comfortable. If you feel that they are a little tight on the top of your feet, you might want to loosen up the lace a bit when tying, give it some slack and it will make a whole lot of difference, especially during walking! There's not really much to brag about other than comments like "they really look good on you" as I was told, and I'm glad I bought them. Love it!
I've posted some pics of an actual pair I received. This will give you an idea of how they look in real life compared to the studio shots. Feel free.
The good thing about these shoes is that they are LEATHER, which means they are very capable of stretching to accommodate your feet.
I found a trick online where you put a water-filled ziplock bag inside and stick them in the freezer for 24 hours.
After I did this, these boots became the perfect size and are so comfortable.
NOTE*** I am very glad to other reviewers who have commented on the sizing.
I normally wear a size 10 but went with a size 9-1/2 and they fit perfect! I did have the chance to try on a size 10 on sale at Macy's last weekend before these had arrived and they were big on me so I was happy when the size 9-1/2 arrived today and the fit was perfect, so be sure and order one size down as they DO RUN LARGE.
I am sure I will be ordering another pair soon!
I absolutely love this style boot and have over 15 pairs sitting in my closet from companies such as J.Crew, Johnston & Murphy, Frye, Diesel, John Varvatos, Red Wing, Bed:Stu, Original Penguin etc. Out of all the companies I have purchased this style boot from, there are really two that stand out more than the others in regards to getting the most bang for your buck. Those two are Clarks and J.Crew. Both make high quality boots and both keep things simple in regards to the design and that is exactly how I prefer them.
Clarks Original Desert Boot is really the epitome of simple design. No flashy cuts of leather, no funky patina's, just a clean design using classic colors and high quality full grain leather or suede. If you think these are comfortable when you first try them on, wait until you have had a pair for 6 months. These boots become like butter on your feet. In all honesty, that is one of the greatest aspects to this style of boot, they break in and become one of the most comfortable pairs of boots you have ever worn. Out of all the boots I own, its my broken in Chukka's and Desert Boots that are the most comfortable. Some of my Clark Desert Boots are over 4 years old and they are still in amazing shape. In fact, as I stated in regards to comfort, they only getter better with age.Read more ›
Most Recent Customer Reviews
I received the item just now and immediatelt teturning it. The materials are very cheap. Its not a leather. So disappointed with this product from amazon. Read morePublished 18 hours ago by YoBautista
this is absolutely s***. Look at the heels!!! LEFT SHOE IS ABSOLUTE S***. NOT FLUSHED
OMFG ARE YOU SERIOUS.
Waste of time and DANGEROUS IT'S SO OFF BALANCED!! Read more
I don't actually know about the arch support. I'm flat-footed. The only complaint I have about these the sole. Read morePublished 3 days ago by Red Wine Kline
Bought them for boyfriend and he loves them! I've had several of my friends ask about them for themselves or significant others.Published 4 days ago by Amazon Customer