Monthly Archives: July 2012

Hispanitas AW12 has arrived!

It’s only July and already the AW 2012 stock has started arriving.

Hispanitas has arrived especially early and we were all very excited to see the brand’s winter offerings.

Hispanitas 26894 Amy is definitely an early favourite. The Knee high boot comes in classic black or a rich blue suede with patent detailing at the toe. The elegant lace design with brass effect eyelets looks fantastic on and the zip fastening at the side makes it easy to slide on and off. The brogue detailing is on trend for AW2012 and gives a Victoriana feel to the lace boot.

A matching bowling bag is avaliable to compliment the boots, again the design takes traditional brogue detailing and gives it a stylish and contemporary twist.

 The ankle boot design Hispanitas 26777 Amy comes in green and black.

I love the olive green version, it’s a great colour for autumn and will compliment all the  khaki shades set to be big this season. The oversized Brogue detail highlights the contrast of suede and patent. The dainty waxed laces, feminine heel and almond toe shape tick all the key trend for aw 12.

A matching green bag is avaliable, it’s a good size for everyday use and is beautifully finished with patent edging.

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School Shoes- Tested to the Max!!

For Back to School 2012 we are so confident in the quality of the footwear that we sell that we have decided to test our bestsellers to their absolute limits.

Firstly we wanted to see how they performed in the normal school environment and so with the help of 5 children we put them to the test. The shoes were worn to school and on some weekends for 4 whole months to see how they stood up to normal tear and wear.

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Highlights of our Mens Sale

The Golden Boot Sale for Men is here and there are some fantastic savings to be had.

Hudson Rafferty in both black and brown is avaliable in the sale. If you are looking for a contemporary brogue from a modern British this could be it and at just £55.00 this premium leather shoe offers superb value for money.

 

Geox Andrea P is a stylish Italian trainer at the fantastic price of just £50.00 reduced from £99.99. A good wardrobe staple this smart casual style will go with everything. It comes in navy or white and the design includes all of Geox’s famous patented technology that will keep your feet cool this summer.

 

An all American deck shoe from Sperry, at just £27.50 you are getting the best of quality and following the nautical trend. Sperry Bahama is a canvas design. It’s cool, lightweight and colourful, the casual design has a real laid back summer feel, and would make a great holiday purchase.

 

Timberland Penny Boat is a real classic. The style is designed using premium full grain leather and the traditional Penny Loafer shape. The moccasin construction is famous for it’s comfort properties and with a cushioned leather footbed inside this shoe is a good choice for comfort. 

 

 With The Olympics starting soon, now is the time to get patriotic and cheer on Team GB. This traditional Clarks Desert boot will make sure you show your support! With a distressed denim look and Union Jack embellishment this boot is a fantastic way to remember the summer of 2012 and at just £65.00 it’s a great price too.

 Magnanni Daniel is a stylish Italian shoe. The contemporary tapered shape with wing tip detail. The shoe is produced using the Bologna construction, something that Magnanni has come to be famous for. This unique sole structure makes the formal lace shoe more flexible.

 

 Geox High Life is always a best seller for us and so sizes in the sale are limited. The contemporary Italian design is great for the office, it has Geox’s unique breathable sole unit and classic brogue detailing on the upper. 

 

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Back to School Video 2012

Back to School is fast approaching and our campaign to find good value durable shoes is on.

 

Check out our video below to see a summary of the testing process that our 5 shoes completed to make sure they were up to The Golden Boot quality standard.

We tested Startrite Anaconda, Clarks Dolly Glitz, Geox Savage, Clarks Air Surrey and Startrite Venus. We compared our results to a competitor’s product to see how our fitted product differs in quality to school shoes from the high street and supermarkets.

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Camper Right for Wedding

Amelia visited our Children’s store after school yesterday looking for a very special pair of shoes for her Uncle’s wedding at the weekend.

Amelia was very proud of her beautiful Monsoon dress that her Daddy had chosen for her and had come in especially with her Mummy to get matching shoes.

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Geox Trainers- perfect for PE

At The Golden Boot we have a good range of plain trainers from Geox perfect for the school playground or P.E.

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Gabor AW12 Court Shoe Preview

Gabor Soria has been a bestseller for us for the past year and it continues into Autumn Winter with some lovely new colours to add to our collection.

Bordeaux features heavily in the Gabor Winter collection and Soria comes in both suede and patent. The wine colour will look great with black and grey and would be an easy way to add a bit of colour to your winter wardrobe. Gabor Soria would be a great work shoe, we have had only positive feedback about the court shoe from previous seasons, it has proved to be comfortable and look great.

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The Golden Boot run the Race for Life

On Sunday a group of 8 members of The Golden Boot team took part in the Race for Life at Mote Park.

All dressed in pink for the occasion we braved the rain which started during the warm up and pretty much carried on throughout the race.

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Gabor pumps preview for AW12/13

Gabor flat pumps are always popular and for the winter we have a great range due in store. Here is a sneak preview.

Gabor Glitz is continuing into the new season with a more suitable selection of colours for the winter months including black patent, dark red and mocca. The bow detail finishes the shoe beautifully and shows the high quality of leather and craftmanship of the German brand.

Gabor Glitz will be avaliable in the new colour options from August.

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New to The Golden Boot Geox Atlante

Just in time for back to school 2012 we have introduced Atlante to our Geox school shoe range.

The school shoe is a great alternative to Geox Crush or Savage as it is a little smarter but still has all the benefits of Geox patented technology.

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