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Boat shoes

By January 6, 2012August 3rd, 2021No Comments

The different types of casual footwear that is widely used by many individuals, is known as either boat shoes, topsiders, or deck shoes. Thes shoes are designed to provide good traction in most slippery surfaces. They are also perfect day to day footwear, as they are quite rugged and tough, perfect for doing everyday chores. They are hugely popular especially during summer. Boat shoes are also popular among sailors due to their effectiveness on slippery decks, especially in wet weather. Many believe that the modern traditional boat shoes were actually derived from the Native American moccasin, which explains the slight resemblance in appearance.

In modern history, boat shoes have become so popular among men and women that it has become a part of our fashion accessory and are so popular that you will find them in almost every home. Even individuals who do not own or has never stepped on board a boat, most likely own a pair of boat shoes. That is how popular this type of shoe has become over the years. Because of the popularity that deck shoes have gained over the years, boat shoes or topsiders have become a footwear fashion essential in modern history.

The quality of the boat shoes, however, can vary. Boat shoes that are specifically designed for sailors may be tougher than the ones that are made just for fashion. There are fashion boat shoes out there that are made with high quality materials, but are just as tough as deck shoes for sailors. All you need to know is that, a perfect pair of boat shoes is comfortable, flexible, and fits snugly on your feet.

When shopping for a pair make sure that your foot does not slide around inside the shoe. When you are wearing deck shoes a perfect snug fit is essential to avoid any foot injuries. Your feet should not feel cramped inside the shoes, nor should they be too loose, to ensure comfort and foot support.

Arguably the best of all boats shoes are made made by Sebago. The classic Sebago Dockside has become the preferred choice of the serious sailor as well as the follower of fashion. At Bradshaw and Lloyd we offer the entire range of Sebago styles. Visit to view the entire range.

Here you can also view the comprehensive range form Loake shoes, Sanders shoes and Trickers shoes.

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