Our dear friend Michiya Suzuki from Japan, who happens to be the General Manager for Red Wing Japan, surprised us last week with some exciting news! Mihiya told us that he had just opened another Red Wing Shoe Store in Osaka. We at Red Wing Shoe Store Amsterdam are always passioned about everything that Red Wing Japan is doing. We already knew this store would a rememberable one. When we saw the images of the interior we were amazed, even though... Read more +
In this video Red Wing Shoes veteran Dave Trulin takes us by hand and shows us around the Minnesota factory. Being the head of the cutting department, he knows all about the production process of each Red Wing shoe. It offers a great peak inside the factory, with several known styles from the Red Wing Shoes Heritage... Read more +
Altough we can't really read any Japanese characters, we love the Japanese style magazines out there. Just to look at the pictures alone is already a huge inspiration. One of these magazines is Free & Easy, that publishes some great illustrations in their issues every now and then. Here's a selection from some of the illustrations combined with boots alike Red Wing Shoes. What styles of Red Wing Shoes do you recognize?Read more +
The entire staff at the Red Wing Shoe Store Amsterdam is crazy about motorcycles and loves riding around the beloved canals of Amsterdam. About a year ago we came across a Kickstarter funding project for creating a motorcycle documentary. Which of course directly grabbed our attention.
You might have noticed from our Red Wing Amsterdam Instagram account, we share a love for vintage watches. One of these favourites is the Omega Speedmaster line. We came across this amazing story we had to share here with you.
When Omega was developing the new Speedmaster X33 model, they had some prototypes handed out to pilots and astronauts to test them. One of these pilots was dr. Howard Torman, who tested the new watch... Read more +
As we published some while back, Red Wing Shoes opened their own store in Seoul, Korea. Recently they shared their own "How to take care of your Red Wing Shoes" video, which we can't not share with you. It gives a nice impression of the store and some proper care instructions about treating the different kind of Oil-tanned,... Read more +
Spring time finally arrived in Amsterdam! We just received a special package with limited edition Red Wing lace keepers. These treasures are not for sale but are available for our special Red Wing Amsterdam clients out there! We only have limited numbers available so we hope to welcome you to the Red Wing Shoe Store Amsterdam soon.Read more +
Last year we were happily surprised with the re-launch of the Red Wing Foreman style. Today we're glad to announce the all new Red Wing Shoes 9215 Foreman Chukka in Briar Oil Slick and Red... Read more +
From the customers and many addicts we've had in the store, we knew that a Red Wing Shoe can be combined with many lifestyles. For this reason we weren't surprised when we received this picture from our good friend Nuno from Portugal. A couple of waves and oa surfboard, a good pair of denim and well worn Red Wing Shoes Iron... Read more +
Just a while back the Daily Mail got us extremely exciting. It seemed that an American family inherited a lost treasure from their grandparents. Their grandparents were, from the 40s until the 60s, owners of a shoe shop. A shoe shop which thy at some point closed, still stacked with shoes.
Just forty years later their grandsons had a look at the old shop and encountered what now seems to be a small fortune. Unworn vintage shoes from various brands. Some of the brands are still making... Read more +
It is not a secret that the Red Wing Shoe Store Amsterdam team loves classic cars. In this particular episode of the ”Jay Leno’s Garage” show, Jay Leno - rockin’ the dubble denim outfit - talks in detail about the 1957 Porsche 356A Outlaw with car builder Chuck Olenyk. Chuck built the car himself and talks us through the whole... Read more +
If you haven't heard about the craze with Red Wing Shoes in Japan before, we have some nice material to present you guys. From our friends at the Red Wing Shoes headquarters in Tokyo we received a collection of November's style magazines with Red Wing boots featured in them. From inspiration on how to combine your Red Wings, short pieces on Red Wing owners, an overview of Red Wing styles... Read more +
We've always admired the good things in life, things that matter because you handle them consciously and with care. This goes for all, from tasty food to your beloved Red Wing boots. So we came across the likeminded Rohan Anderson, writer of the book (and blog) on organic, sustainable food "Whole, Larder, Love". On his blog he featured his old worn pair of Red... Read more +