The Cooper – Moc Toe, Reimagined

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The Cooper, Style No: 2954 & 2964
The Cooper, Style No: 2954 & 2964

 

The so called “Moc Toe” is arguably Red Wing’s most famous trait, found on boots dating back to the earliest days of the company. At first favored by sportsmen in the field, our famous Moc Toe 875 and 877 boots were later adopted as the footwear of choice by the  ironworkers and farmhands who were building and feeding America in the middle of the 20th century. Now, a new boot joins this legendary legacy—the Cooper.

Style No. 2964
Style No. 2964

 

Named for the woodworkers who build barrels and casks, the Cooper takes the classic silhouette of the Red Wing Moc Toe and adds a Vibram 430 Mini-Lug outsole. The Mini-Lug offers a greater measure of traction when you need it—in the mud and snow of the coming season—while keeping a low profile for more refined forays. And the rest of the Cooper is up for it too, with sturdy leathers from our S.B. Foot tannery that shrug off dirt, abrasion and moisture for a lifetime of service. Goodyear welt construction ensures durability and can be resoled as often as you wear them out, which won’t be easy to do, but it’s nice to know.

Style No. 2954
Style No. 2954

 

The Cooper is available in Amber Porter and Black Harness leather, civilized enough for the office, rugged enough for weekends at the cabin. It’s the iconic Red Wing Moc Toe boot, reimagined.

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Comments

  1. I love the new Heritage shoes for women but I am very disappointed that they do not come in wide widths.

    By Leona Tichenor
  2. They are designed to stretch width-wise considerably. Ideally, they should feel a bit narrow to start. A good cobbler can stretch them for you as well.

    By Ken Taylor Post author

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