The Captain Cognac from Thursday Boots is a perfect bridge that connects the divide between casual and modern-day corporate modes of dressing. It looks nicer than sneakers and smarter than work shoes and even on those warmer days with its perfect blend of suede and leather, your feet are sure to be ventilated throughout the day.
The Captain Cognac looks great and unique when worn with jeans or khakis, with a dress shirt or a t-shirt, proving to be one of the most versatile things you own this season. They provide almost the same ruggedness as larger boots like Fryes and look as formal as most oxfords. The Captain Cognac boots provide a nice balance of dress and casual.
Now let’s move to the details that make this piece exceptional. This boot boasts the following impressive list of features:
- Cognac WeatherSafeTM Suede and Natural Horween Chromexcel Leather
- Goodyear Welt Construction
- Full Glove Leather Interior Lining
- Premium Flat Wax Laces
- Cork-Bed Midsole
- EVA Comfort Strip
- Studded Rubber Outsoles
Taking a closer look at the design, these are made from a combination of suede and leather with the full glove leather lining. There is a soft comfort in the ankle unlike other boots that tend to hurt the ankle during use, they also did a solid job of making the boot water resistant and completely easy to replace the sole.
Despite the size of this boot, it is relatively lightweight. Suede is lighter than leather and that is an advantage here. It is rugged and comfortable at the same time, the full glove leather lining provides exceptional stability and ensures the most comfortable fit from the first wear to the broken-in stage and also provides a beautiful finish that only gets better as the years go by. The Captain Boot is made of an upper material that helps keep sweating in check and enhances the breathing of the skin and also provides an indisputable level of cushioning and comfort of the ankle.
The studded rubber sole provides almost the same level of grip as crossover sports boots, it really renders enough grip on virtually any type of surface both outdoor and indoor. It also packs a cork footbed and EVA comfort strip that form and adapt to your foot shape giving you comfort throughout the day.
The perfect blend of leather and suede is what makes this boot a fun dress companion, the color makes it best for blue jeans and khakis, it really provides this classy and vintage look on anyone rocking them.
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