Chukka boots, casual at its finest
Chukka boots are a shoe style popularised in the 1940s, typically with two pieces of leather suede meeting at the ankle. For both men and women, many fine brands offer a variety of leather and suede styles including Gant, Sebago, Sneaky Steve, Camper, Kavat, among others. With their fine leather, crepe sole or rubber, laced Chukka boots have only two or three eyelets and are as versatile as they are attractive. A perfect choice for work and after hours, this is a great shoe that transitions seamlessly from work day to weekend.
How to care for your Chukka boots
Chukka boots also often called lace up ankle boots made of leather, are delicate and must be protected. Suede chukka boots should be waterproofed by using a product for it and maintained periodically with a special cream. You can also scrub the suede with a nail brush and soap, then dry. Leather Chukka boots are easier to maintain: waterproof them upon purchase and then let dry. With maintenance and care your Chukka lace up ankle boots can last a long time, providing your feet with protection and comfort and adding a casual flair to your every day wardrobe.
Chukka Boots: style tips
Chukka lace up ankle boots look terrific worn with jeans, linen or cotton pants. Top your ensemble with a sweater or a round collared button-up oxford shirt. Besides the more traditional classic models offered in beige, grey and brown, there’s also an interesting and more modern selection of colours for a more fashion forward look. Chukkas also look good with faded jeans or jean shorts. Chukkas can make an outfit look uptown casual, and contemporary. They can be worn with rolled up pants and a linen button up shirt for a breezy summery look in warmer months or paired with a jacket in the cooler ones.
Buy Chukka boots online at Footway
You will find hundreds of designs of this versatile shoe style at Footway every day of the year for both men and women. Choose from an excellent assortment of suede and leather styles that are offered in a number of sizes. Find the precise colour you want at affordable prices. In addition to our huge selection, we also offer fast shipping. Not sure how to proceed? Just get in touch if you need help! Find your new favourite pair of Chukkas today at Footway!