Dirk Bikkembergs Veg Tanned Steel Cut Heel Boots 90s
This beautiful iteration of the classic AW/96 Steel heel boots features all the signature design elements however in a unique color! Which makes it an extremely rare iteration of the classic boot, usually seen in the all-black silhouette or in white. This version features a brown earthy toned leather sole along with a veg tan upper Featuring the classic steel heel in conjunction with the earthy color it makes this a one-of-a-kind pair! Equipped with a Vibram sole this boot has been prepared to last the test of time!
Originally introduced in 1996 these boots feature his signature design elements the steel cut heel, and the bungee cord to hold the shoe together. This is possibly the most unique aspect of the shoe, the reason being it allows the wearer to create hundreds of styling patterns! All the various ways to tie the bungee can change along with each outfit. Not only that but the Leather tongue was created in an intriguing way unlike the traditional boot the tongue is split allowing for a unique silhouette to be achieved depending on how the wearer decides to lace the shoe, if laced in a tight pattern will show a completely different silhouette than if laced in a loose pattern for the front tongue. One other of the most intriguing details is the squared-out front sole, reminiscent of ski boots, Dirk took inspiration from the shape of ski boots and added a little touch to the boots themselves.