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Best Red Wing Work Boots -Work Shoes - Red Wing MN- Steel Toe Boots

Updated on April 26, 2015

Red Wing Work Boots And Shoes

Red Wing work shoes are made in Red Wing, MN USA just down the road from the original factory that was started by Charles Beckman in 1905.

Charles at the time owned a shoe store where he discovered a need for good durable and comfortable boot.

These type of boots that were needed couldn't be found. What Charles decided to do as a hard working businessman back in those days was to make his own comfortable and durable boot.

In 1905 this is where and when the Red Wing Shoe Company was founded and began selling boots right away..

Today the company still uses the same craftsmanship and attention to detail that was used back in the original designs that Charles Beckman help create.

Some other Red Wing Shoe Company brands are Heritage Collections, Irish Setter, Vasque, WORX, and Carhartt

WORX Athletic Work Shoes

The WORX brand is probably the most popular among those that need the durability of a work boot but also provide the comfort of a tennis shoe or sneaker.

WORX brand athletic work shoes are perfect for those jobs that required a work shoe or boot but also have the feel and comfort of a tennis shoe plus they are available in mens and womens sizes.

Irish Setter Boots

The Irish Setter brand is a fine collection of quality boots with an large selection of waterproof boots to choose from. Irish Setter boots are a rugged, sturdy and a comfortable boot.

Irish Setter boots at great for the outdoorsman and specialize in making a hunting style boot for any type of hunting or outdoor activity.

They come in insulated or non insulated. Gore-Tex technology or Thinsulate helps keep these boots ultra dry and waterproof.

Women enjoy this popular boot brand by Red Wing Shoe company sometimes even more than the men.

Carhartt Boots

Carhartt boots are a popular brand among the hard working individuals. The selection of pull on boots and lace up boots is large.

Many of the brands come with a safety steel toe which in some working conditions is required footwear to meet safety standards.

The steel toe work boot protects the front of the foot from accidental bumping or dropping of objects on the toe area of the foot.

A good amount of construction workers who like to wear the Carhartt brand for other items like overalls and coveralls, shirts, Carhartt jackets, coats and hats prefer to also wear the Carhartt brand steel toed shoe and work boot.

Vasque Hiking and Running Shoes

The Vasque is another very popular brand of hiking and running shoe. Similar to the work boot these hiking boots are made for comfort.

With durability and heavy duty tread these are a long lasting light weight style hiking and running shoe for those wonderful mountain trails.

Having the right footwear is important whether working, hiking, running, walking, or standing for any period of time.

Thats why choosing the proper shoes or boots for the right occasions is vitally important to safety and performance in daily activities.

Again these hiking and running shoes are available in either women sizes or mens sizes with plenty of styles and colors to choose from.

The Vasque brand by Red Wing Shoe company has come along way to creating such fine boots for the traveler or outdoors person.

Once these shoes are broken in they they feel just like a glove on your feet keeping them warm and dry.

Comfortable Cushion Insert

If long hours are spent on you feet sometimes adding an extra boot cushion insert might do the trick.

Some of the better quality cushion inserts even come with a added arch support which can help ease brutal back pain caused from extended standing or walking.


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    WoodsmensPost 6 years ago from Arizona

    Why Thank you vocalcoach, I'm glad you enjoyed it And thanks for the vote up!!

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    Audrey Hunt 6 years ago from Nashville Tn.

    An excellent hub on work shoes. I am going to order some inserts for myself. They look very comfortable. Voted up!