Match Your Shoes Monday: Black Lace Up Desert Boots

Boots never go out of style. No matter the place or time, boots stand strong. Boots are a fusion of work and play. They can endure desert trails and highlight the brightest parties. What everyone needs is the right pair. A dark pair of boots are strong but also mysterious. Take these Black Lace Up Desert Boots by River Island. The boots look tough but fashionable. They're dark until you reach the bottom of the boots where they're complement nicely by their beige outsole. These are the kind of the boots that you won't just wear on a hike or to sludge through snow. These boots are stylish. They'll turn any night out into a fashionable occurrence. 


Shoes are only as good as the entire attire. What holds your look all together but the right belt. In particular, boots and belts use similar material. It's important to coordinate your shoes around what holds your waist. This week, we've customized two dark belts. First, there's this dark leather black. It comes in a glossy black with burnt orange stitches. The stitches closely resemble the boots' outsole color. With the stitches and a burnished gold buckle, this belt shines against its dark exterior. Next, there's this dark suede belt. Again, it comes with burnt orange stitching to match the boots. But, this time we've added a polished gold buckle to brighten up the mood. It contrasts against the dark belt to bring a little shine to your style.  


Shoe: Black Lace-Up Desert Boots by River Island

Matching BeltCraft Belt: Custom Leather and Cloth Belt, via our Craft Yours page. The belts are:

Material: Leather
Belt Color: Glossy Black
Stitch Color: Burnt Orange
Belt Loop Color: Match Belt
Buckle Shape: Rounded
Buckle Color: Burnished Gold



Or, here's something in suede... 


Material: Suede
Belt Color:
Stitch Color: Burnt Orange
Belt Loop Color: Black
Buckle Shape: 
Square Roller
Buckle Color: 
Polished Gold



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(Photo Credit: 2013 River Island, Inc.)