The last word in the world of men’s fashion and accessories is the boat shoes. These impart comfort and utility blended together. Though originally the shoes were designed for the sailors that could prevent them from falling down on the slippery decks, nowadays, these shoes have become the hottest trend in the field of fashion. A person can wear these shoes for long hours without having any pain. These shoes also provide a strong grip and prevent the person from falling down when walking on a slippery or sludgy terrain. These are multi-purpose shoes. Like a slippery surface, these can be worn to walk on a dry terrain as well.
These boat shoes are not only comfortable but stylish as well. A person wearing a pair of this footwear looks equally good whether he is a skinny or a fat man. These shoes also go very well with jeans and shorts. These are available in a wide variety of colours. A person can wear it any time and on any occasion, whether going to the office or to any party or while hanging out with friends at the beaches. One can even go on a romantic date wearing this awesome pair of boat shoes.
The designers follow the traditional moccasin designs in manufacturing the boat shoes. These are made from a single piece of leather that is stitched on a hard rubber sole. In order to give a soft and glistening lustre, the leather for manufacturing the shoes is treated with oil. The leather thus becomes water resistant also. Even if a person stands submerged in water, the shoes will keep his feet dry. So, even during sailing a person can keep his feet warm. These shoes are available in a wide range of colours and sometimes in combination of two or more tones like red, black, tan, brown, white, beige and so on. Nowadays, many boat shoes are also made of canvas cloth instead of leather. These types are more preferred by the eco conscious people who do not like to kill animals. Some designers also maintain the conventional styles with laces and hand-stitched seams. Though jeans and shorts go quite well with these shoes, formal wear like polo shirts, vests, t-shirts and such others. These are great to be worn in the field or doing any other kind of sports activities. A person can wear these all through the year with or without socks.