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The Ghillie Boot for the non traditional offers a Full Soft Leather Upper and Comfort Rubber Sole. Available in UK sizes 6 to 15


Ghillie Boot

Introducing the Ghillie Boot: Unparalleled Comfort and Versatility

In the realm of footwear, few styles manage to combine comfort, durability, and versatility with as much finesse as our Ghillie Boots. Crafted with meticulous attention to detail, these remarkable shoes seamlessly bridge the gap between recreation and semi-formal occasions, making them an indispensable addition to any wardrobe.

At the heart of the Ghillie Boot is a commitment to exceptional craftsmanship. We understand that comfort is non-negotiable, regardless of the setting. That’s why we’ve meticulously designed these boots to be a true hybrid, effortlessly transitioning from leisurely strolls to more refined affairs.

The calf leather upper sets the foundation for the Ghillie Boot, showcasing both elegance and robustness. This premium material not only exudes sophistication but also ensures the longevity of these boots. Whether you’re navigating uneven terrains or making a statement at a semi-formal gathering, you can trust that these boots will rise to the occasion, time and time again.

But comfort doesn’t stop at the exterior. Inside, a plush leather lining embraces your foot, creating an environment where breathability takes center stage. No more sacrificing comfort for style – with the Ghillie Boots, you can have both. The leather lining allows air to circulate freely, keeping your feet cool and dry, even during extended wear.

The pièce de résistance of the Ghillie Boots lies beneath your feet. The rugged rubber commando-style sole unit not only enhances the shoe’s overall durability but also provides an exceptional grip, offering you stability on a variety of surfaces. Whether you’re exploring the great outdoors or navigating urban terrain, these boots ensure every step is taken with confidence and ease.

The hybrid design effortlessly marries form and function, making them the go-to choice for those who refuse to compromise on quality.

For the discerning individual who demands more from their footwear, the Ghillie Boot offer an experience that transcends the ordinary. They are a testament to our dedication to creating products that not only meet, but exceed, the expectations of our customers.

In summary, the Ghillie Boots are a harmonious blend of comfort, durability, and versatility. With a calf leather upper, leather lining, and a rugged rubber commando-style sole unit, they redefine what it means to have a reliable and stylish pair of boots in your arsenal. From casual outings to semi-formal gatherings, these boots are poised to be your faithful companion through it all. Elevate your footwear game with the Ghillie Boots and step into a world where style and substance coexist in perfect harmony.

For the more traditional look you may like the GYW Piper which offers a best of both with the look of a brogue but still offers a more rugged look like the Ghillie Boot.


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At Thistle Shoes we pride ourselves on our quality and service, as we still make our ghillie brogues the same way as we always have, by using traditional skills and craftsmen. Ghillie Boot is our ideal ghillie for gentlemen who want something a little less formal .

Ghillie brogues are most commonly seen as an essential component of traditional, formal Scottish dress and are worn primarily for social occasions.

Historically this has not always been the case as they trace their roots to a rudimentary shoe originating in Scotland and Ireland that was constructed using untanned leather with perforations that allowed water to drain from the shoes when the wearer crossed wet terrain such as a bog.

The word “brogues” originates in the late sixteenth century and is a derivation of the Irish and Scots Gaelic “brōg”, taken from the Old Norse “brók” meaning “leg covering”


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