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boat shoe

boat shoe

n.
A moccasinlike canvas or leather shoe having a rubber sole designed to provide traction on wet surfaces.

boat′ shoe`


n.
a moccasin-like shoe with a rubber sole that provides a firm hold on the deck of a boat.
[1990–95]
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amazon.co.uk/fire7 Sebago's classic men's Dockside Portland leather boat shoe is now available in a new range of colours in suede and leather from green to blue-whitebrown and a lot inbetween.
The long-term assumptions used to estimate the fair value of the Sperry trade name valuation have been reassessed to reflect current market trends in the boat shoe category.
More than a boat shoe, this men's lightweight slip-on is fashioned to perfection, It's created by Vionic, a footwear company founded by a podiatrist that focuses on innovative technology, The Conner ($89,95) is laden with technology that does everything from orthotic support to shock-absorbing to reducing overpronation, which can help relieve common aches and pains such as heel pain (plantar fasciitis), knee pain and lower back pain.
For the Gents: Keellson -- This modern boat shoe is a light and effortless reimagining of a cult classic.
Sockless, like loafers, is the way to wear the boat shoe for this look.
My office shoe is a minimal heel boat shoe. I did get a "barefoot" office shoe but the pant cuffs drag on the floor, so I stopped using them instead of getting them tailored.
As early as 1977, when this vertical ad appeared, Sperry was already dealing with imitators ("we've seen a lot of copies") and urging us to buy the "real thing." And while the preppy trend lagged a bit during the 1990s, today the style's as popular as ever--which means, as Sullivan said, "it's become a crowded market." Sebago, Ralph Lauren, Timberland, Rockport, Coach, Naturalizer--all just a few of the brands that today make some variation of the "boat shoe."
Docksides, introduced by Sebago in 1970, have come to define the boat shoe category.
Sperry, which will be replacing an outpost of Juicy Couture, invented America's first boat shoe in 1935 and now sells dress shoes along with trendy nautical footwear.
Root for your team in style with Sperry Top-Sider's Authentic Original Flag Pack that features the boat shoe in colors inspired by country flags from around the world with color-coordinated laces.
It's not the Great Wall, but I'm going to need something more sturdy than a pump or a natty boat shoe, right?