We all know and love the desert boot thanks to its perfect balance of casual comfort and elegant style.
But, unfortunately, they're all kind of the same. No matter the brand, each variation is nearly identical, with the slightest of differences not moving the needle one way or the other. It's flatlined.
Thankfully, the guys at Greats took a full-blown defibrillator and shocked the style back to life by replacing the traditional sole with a shock-absorbing EVA midsole and slightly rippled rubber Margom outsole. The move doesn't just add durability and comfort over the soft crepe alternatives but uniquely transforms the style completely.
It still feels like a desert boot, but different. A little sneaker-y. A little more head-turning. But still just as practical and wearable.
Though the sole is the mover and shaker, the upper, made from the most premium Italian suede money can buy, is no slouch. Together, they say, is footwear "as versatile and stylish as you." Right now, it's available for just $159. Getting a pair of these in your life is advised.