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Blacksmith

STYLE NO. 2962

LEATHER:
Bourbon Yuma Leather
Rated 5 out of 5 by 4 reviewers.
SIZES: VIEW THE SIZE CHART
D WIDTH
  • 7.0
  • 7.5
  • 8.0
  • 8.5
  • 9.0
  • 9.5
  • 10.0
  • 10.5
  • 11.0
  • 11.5
  • 12.0
  • 13.0
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  • AboutThe story behind the style.
  • MaterialsHow it's made.
  • Sizing & Break InWhat to expect.
  • CareProtect your investment.
Blacksmith shop.  Photo courtesy of Minnesota Historical Society. Blacksmith shop. Photo courtesy of Minnesota Historical Society.

STYLE NO. 2962 : Blacksmith

Famous for its clean lines, simple construction and classic round toe styling, the 2962 features Bourbon Yuma leather, a Nitrile Cork outsole, triple stitched quality and Goodyear welt construction.

THE HISTORY BEHIND THE STYLE

Versatile and reliable, this style of shoe was originally used in farm fields and blacksmith workshops during the day before being cleaned and shined up for a night out on the town. Today, the Blacksmith is built using premium Red Wing leathers and a durable Nitrile Cork sole. The extra height of this 6-inch style keeps out snow in the winter and dirt in the summer, while the classic construction keeps feet comfortable even after long hours of work.

Oil-Tanned leather is a very durable and vivid leather. Oil-Tanned leather is a very durable and vivid leather.

Oil-Tanned Leather

S.B. Foot Tanning Co. is best known for oil-tanned leather which is used to build a variety of timeless Red Wing styles. This leather is water, stain and perspiration resistant, and has a more natural look and feel because less finishing materials have been applied, allowing its natural beauty to shine through. Oil-tanned leather is exceptionally durable and has been used to build countless work boots throughout Red Wing’s 108+ year history.


Leather: Bourbon Yuma Leather
Outsole: Nitrile Cork
Last: 8
In order to build a Red Wing boot to an exact size and width, the boot is constructed around a shoe last. In order to build a Red Wing boot to an exact size and width, the boot is constructed around a shoe last.

STYLE NO. 2962 : Blacksmith

A new pair of Red Wing Heritage boots should fit comfortably tight on your foot, with enough room to freely wiggle your toes. Over time the full grain leather upper, leather footboard and cork midsole mold to your feet, creating an enduring and customized fit over time with each wear.


The 2962 is built using the No. 8 Last:

  • Features a bump toe for more room up-front
  • Fits a variety of foot shapes
  • Should be sized up ½ if used with a footbed or orthotic
Protect and lengthen the life of your boots with our Made in USA, specialty care products; specifically designed to help maintain the unique qualities of Red Wing leather. Protect and lengthen the life of your boots with our Made in USA, specialty care products; specifically designed to help maintain the unique qualities of Red Wing leather.

PROTECT YOUR INVESTMENT

Red Wing's sturdy soles, premium leathers, triple stitching and Goodyear welt construction all work together to make quality boots that will last a lifetime. It takes more than 230 steps to hand craft each pair of Red Wing Shoes but it only takes three steps to keep them clean, conditioned and protected.

LEARN HOW TO CARE FOR STYLE NO. 2962

REPAIR SERVICE

Red Wing Shoe Company operates our very own repair shop at our Red Wing, Minnesota, manufacturing facility. Find out how to have your shoes repaired.

Rated 5 out of 5 by Enough character to last a lifetime. I bought these boots about four months ago as a companion to my 8114s. Everything about them is beautiful. They fit very well and become more comfortable the more I wear them. I wear them three or four times a week, generally all day, and they remain comfortable. My favorite thing about them is the leather used on this boot. It has an incredible amount of character and Mink Oil is very kind to it. The subtle variations in color across the boot combined with the beautiful natural scarring on the leather make this a stunning piece of footwear! I am thrilled about the way the leather is evolving with use, and I've only had them for four months. I expect I will be wearing these for a very long time. October 7, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Worth every penny. Had these for almost a year and wear them almost every day. They just keep getting better. First three weeks were difficult (due to break in), but after they were broken in they were perfect. Cannot recommend these enough and look forward to growing old with them! September 23, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Steal of a deal. Just picked up a pair of these for $70. Should last me a lifetime. October 9, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Very nice feel and good for all-day wear. After owning two pairs of the Red Wing Heritage Beckman's, I was in the market to buy a fresh pair of boots and found the Heritage Blacksmith's with the all rubber soles. After receiving these boots, I found them to be more comfortable due to the rubber soles over the Beckman's split soles. Don't get me wrong, the Beckman's are a great boot and I still wear them regularly. Again like the Beckman's, these boots run a half-size larger, so make sure you order accordingly. Once you put these boots on, you'll forget about the sticker shock! September 5, 2014
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FOOTWEAR SIZE COMPARISON CHART FOR MOST COMMON INTERNATIONAL SYSTEMS

USA MEN'S USA WOMEN'S EUROPEAN BRITISH MEN'S cm WOMEN'S cm
4 34 1.5
4.5
3.5 5 35 2.5 21.5
4 5.5 22 22.5
4.5 6 36 3.5 22.5 23
5 6.5 37 4 23 23.5
5.5 7 23.5 24
6 7.5 38 5 24 24.5
6.5 8 24.5 25
7 8.5 39 6 25 26
7.5 9 40 6.5 25.5 26
8 9.5 41 7 26 26.5
8.5 10 26.5 27
9 10.5 42 8 27 27.5
9.5 11 27.5 28
10 12 43 9 27 28.5
10.5 44 28.5
11 10 29
11.5 45 10.5 29.5
12 46 11 30
13 47 12 31
14 48 13 32
15 49 14 33
16 50 15 34
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STYLE No. 2962

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