Modeled after Red Wing’s original work boot style, the 8890 is a 6-Inch Moc Toe featuring Charcoal Rough & Tough leather, white Traction Tred rubber outsole, Norwegian-like welt, triple stitched quality and Goodyear welt construction
The 8111 is a rugged 6-Inch boot, featuring premium Amber Harness leather, chrome hardware, speed hooks, Goodyear welt construction and triple stitched quality. Its double layer leather toe cap, leather heel pocket and Nitrile Cork outsole make it a favorite.
The historical work boot most similar to the Merchant is style 245 from 1920, which was made without a toe-box, but instead featured a plain toe and raw cut at the quarter edge. The Merchant is built on the 8 last, which is also used for the Blacksmith. But because of the missing toe-box, the Merchant has a slimmer look and a lower toe profile than the...