Leather boots have had a 5,000-year history. The first leather foot
coverings were stuffed with straw and served as protection against the
rough terrain and severe climate of the Bronze Age. Jump forward 5,000 years and the functionality of the leather boot is still very important.
Initially, leather boots were used to protect the feet and legs of
military personnel and horseback riders. When different styles of
leather boots began to appear, simple functionality began to give way to
elegant design. And with elegant design led us to the Long leather boots which came with it sex appeal within the fashion industry. Below are my top 5 picks for AW12.