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Out in the Open with your Red Wings

DATE: July 6, 2013 by Red Wing Amsterdam Tags: Travel, Classic Round, Oro Russet, Motorcycles

The guys from Kinfolk just renewed their website, around the same time we launched our new Red Wing Shoe Store Amsterdam site. One of their recent features was a photo-essay named Song of the Open Road. We were grabbed by the dreamy shots of the outside country, and the nice pair of Red... Read more +

Happy 4th of July

DATE: July 4, 2013 by Red Wing Amsterdam Tags: Celebration

Today we salute to the American stars and stripes. Red Wing Shoe Store Amsterdam wishes everybody a great 4th of July!

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A Red Painted Wing

DATE: July 1, 2013 by Red Wing Amsterdam Tags: Motorcycles, Art

A photo taken during the latest Wheels & Waves 2013 editon in Biaritz, France. It was the second edition organised by the motorcycle maniacs from Southsiders MC. The Red Wing logo served as as the starting line for the Wheels & Waves run. For more pictures of the event, take... Read more +

3 Year Anniversary - Save the Date!

DATE: June 28, 2013 by Red Wing Amsterdam Tags: Red Wing Shoe Store Amsterdam, Event,

We're proud to announce that the Red Wing Shoe Store Amsterdam has been opened for almost 3 years. We wish to thank everybody that has been with us and contributed during these fantastic years. We will celebrate this festive event in the store on the evening of 19th of July. If you wish to attend this unique invite-only celebration, please contact... Read more +

The Endless Trip

DATE: June 19, 2013 by Red Wing Amsterdam Tags: Cars, Travel

This is the epic tale of Gunther Holtorf and his wife Christine. The two of them left Germany after the Berlin Wall fell in 1989, to embark on an 18-month journey through Africa in their Mercedes Benz G-series. A little change of plans occurred on their way and the travel is still ongoing. In the meanwhile they've travelled more then 820.000 km and visited 172 countries worldwide. Truly fascinating. According to Gunter, their vehicle hardly needed any repair, and the transfer case and gearbox... Read more +

A portret on Jason Lee

DATE: June 16, 2013 by Tags: Motorcycles, Photography, Work Chukka, Briar Oil Slick,

Dice Magazine is an underground motorcycle magazine from the fellas from the Trico store in Los Angeles. Soon their 50st issue will be released, and photographer Michael Schmidt allowed us a little preview on his blog. A portret on Jason Lee and his son, riding their cross motorcycles in a deserted area. A good cross ride asks for some tough shoes and... Read more +

Meet Jeremy

DATE: June 10, 2013 by Red Wing Amsterdam Tags: Coffee, Denim, Tellason

We're great coffee enthusiasts here at Red Wing Amsterdam. Since the opening we have our own little coffee corner in het back of the store, where you you can sit down and enjoy a fresh cup of espresso from Brandmeesters beans poured from our ECM espresso machine. So we love stories about well roasted (single-origin) coffeebeans and the espresso... Read more +

The Global #MYREDWINGS Campaign

DATE: June 6, 2013 by Red Wing Amsterdam Tags: Red Wing Shoes,

All you Red Wing aficionados out there: As from today Red Wing Heritage launches the global #myredwings campaign. The goal is to create a beautiful collection of old and well-worn pairs of Red Wing Shoes that will then be used for blog content and other posts through the social channels of Red Wing Heritage. So if you... Read more +

Beaten up Filson in the movies

DATE: May 31, 2013 by Red Wing Amsterdam Tags: Filson, Movie,

Just had its release here in the Netherlands but already had a wide screening in Italy and the US, The Company you Keep is the latest feature directed by Robert Redford. The young and eager journalist Ben Shepard, played by Shia LaBeouf, gets himself involved in a complex mystery after identifying a lawyer as a former radicalist. Nice detail is the journalist bag that Shepard takes with him no matter where he travels.

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The Shaftway Sessions

DATE: May 27, 2013 by Red Wing Amsterdam Tags: Music, Double RL

You might have heard from Dikayl Rimmasch, the genius behind the Doubel RL seasonal videos. Honestly, we're celebrating each time a video is released on their website, because of the great authentic atmosphere and style. On the vimeo channel from Rimmasch, you can find some other rather interesting work from him. The "Shaftway... Read more +

Late Spring Promotion - Free Pair of Burlington Socks

DATE: May 24, 2013 by Red Wing Amsterdam Tags: Burlington, Promotion,

Every pair or Red Wing Shoes deserves a nice pair of socks, especially during the summer days when your socks are more often exposed. We believe the socks from Burlington are one of the best to combine with your leather shoes, with its classic argyle pattern design and the fine fabric. And with one of the oldest Red Wing employees having stated that "A bad pair of socks is an insult to any great pair of shoes", we will have... Read more +

The Shoes of Vincent van Gogh

DATE: May 17, 2013 by Red Wing Amsterdam Tags: Painting, Art, Vincent van Gogh, Shoes, Boots

In his lifetime, Vincent van Gogh captured quite a few beaten down pairs of workers style shoes in his paintings. It has always been questioned why and several psychological reasons have been proposed. To Van Gogh they must have represented the harsh life and conditions of a simple workerman's life, a subject he preferred and thought of as picteresque. According to others these shoes represent the life of the artist himself. The worn leather, that has been all sorts of places and the tired... Read more +

The Last Red Wing Oro-Iginal Moc Toe's

DATE: May 14, 2013 by Red Wing Amsterdam Tags: 875, 877, Moc Toe, Oro-Iginal, Oro-Russet, Nouvelle de Nimes,

We have some good and bad news at the same time for you, depending on how you look at it. The Oro-Iginal leather as we're familiar with it right now, will be taken out of production on the 875 and 877 styles by Red Wing Shoes and be replaced with an updated type leather. The 'old' Oro-Iginal leather... Read more +

The Distinguished Gentleman's Ride Singapore

DATE: May 11, 2013 by Red Wing Amsterdam Tags: Motorcycles, Gentleman, Suits, Moc Toe, Chukka

The Distinguished Gentleman's Ride is a worldwide event that brings together all sorts of enthusiasts of cafe racers, flat trackers, vintage, classic and custom-build motorcycles. The Singapore edition was held last September and as the code prescribes most of them were dressed properly in a three-piece suit, brought their treasured custom-made bikes and of course a good pair of sturdy leather boots was part of the game. If you watch closely, you spot the 3141... Read more +

Vintage Oro-Russet Irish Setters Metamorfose

DATE: May 8, 2013 by Red Wing Amsterdam Tags: Irish Setters, Vibram

A while ago we got these marvelous oldies in from a customer, who asked us to bring them back to life again with some good conditioning. Original Irish Setter models are rare seen these days and always raise our attention. So we love to have them inour boutique for a while to take some good care of 'm. This particular pair... Read more +

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