Friday, June 8, 2012

BEARPAW BOOTS: FALL 2012 Lifestyle and Winter Boots


words/images Judith Ecochard

Marissa $79.99 


Emma short-$69.99

Classic shapes and colors---sheepskin/wool blend lining, sheepskin footbed, and suede uppers= warmth, low profile TPR wedge outsole, ---comfy lifestyle kickers-Bearpaw is a USA based footwear brand that delivers on that count-judging by the array of boots we previewed at the SIA tradeshow,

For the upcoming Fall 2012 season-fresh trim details and a few new upper materials are intro'ed on the classic styles-dubbed the Savvy Collection-and knitted options ---that makes some of the styles-all season wear, depending on where one lives.
Abigail-suede upper-sheepskin/wool blend lining. sheepskin footbed- double toggle closure $79.95

Sarah -10 inch tall upper-3 toggle closure $84.99

Knit Tall-$69.99 fully knitted upper, suede heel, 3 toggle trim,

Slipper Collection-Loki II suede upper, full sheepskin lining, woven collar logo, light weight and cushiony molded EVA outsole $49.99

Tessa-6 inch tall and adorable-D-ring strap closure detail...$79.99

Alexandra back draped chain decoration-$84.99

Woodbury II with double strap/buckle, side sheepskin trim details $104.99 and floral printed Tangier Abigal $99.99

Mamba metallic snake print on leather-with double toggle closure-$89.99

Brandy II embossed suede-w/ easy on pull tabs, $89.99

Tristen-suede upper-full sheepskin lining $59.99-slippers w/ style

Adele-braided and belted trim-$79.99
IMO-we get the comfort factor of the above pictured boots-but more fashion savvy options by Bearpaw exist---

The Tahoe Collection offer a lot of àpres ski style...with the same comfy sheepskin/wool blend linings and cozy sheepskin footbeds.

Alyssia-front lace quilted quarters, superwash wool trim and lug rubber outsole $99.99

NICE---duck boot like Stowe on right-suede and leather vamp with stitched details, sheet rubber mudguard---molded EVA midsole with molded rubber outsole-comfort and grippy-$119.99

Houghton has military style-with decorative side pocket-$94.99

Ralston-quilted nylon shaft, suede upper combo-front laced with sheepskin exposed collar $89.99

Boreal-neat looking-suede vamp and heel counter, nylon shaft with pocket detail and bungee cord drawstring, water shedding tread design and stitched detail...$99.99

The Up Country Collection feature lug outsoles with modern trimmed oily pressed suede novelty details and sheep footbeds.

up or down-Kayla's convertible collar lace-up-with large decorative eyelets, and on trend plaid lining.


Sorensen oily suede pull-on boot with metal charm detail at top...$109.99

These cuff wedges are terrific...Waverly $119.99 has a lot of fashion sense with the folded down shaft on a 3.5" platform wedge outsole in light weight TRP

METROPOLIS COLLECTION-city styles with wedge soles give the looks a bit of polish, imo.

Flatbush-another  3.5" platform wedge outsole in light weight TRP suede upper with 7" height sheepskin collar with buckle and tab accent $99.99 and metal heel logo

Flatiron $89.99 left-and Astoria $89.99 right-both with metal charm logo, 3.5" platform wedge outsole in light weight TPR...both go great with jeans or leggings... 


Highland-10" when folded down collar cuff-or 18" tall

Flatiron in Chocolate $89.99

ALSO- mini me versions...

Flip flops...

Men's boots----
Larkin- $99.99 handsome kicker of tumbled leather and oily pressed suede quarters, sheet rubber heel cap and toe cap for durability, front lace with metal eyelets and speed hooks, strap with metal buckle trim, stud detail, back heel pull tab, wool blend lining, sheepskin footbed, embossed logo, classic compression molded rubber outsole---wow, a lots shoe for a great price.

Larkin-in dark brown-too bad there is not a gal's version....

Hudson-$59.99 driver slip-on--- Crazy Horse pull-up leather upper, EVA and sheet rubber outsole, hand stitched mod vamp detail, wool blend lining, woven collar logo....

Deliveries start now---for some classic collection shoes---and continue through the summer.