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Red Wing Shoes 8011 Munson Ranger Boots

Today Red Wing Shoes will launch a new killer boot: 8011 Munson Ranger. This is a special Red Wing Shoes European store exclusive. This means that this boot is only available at the Red Wing stores in Europe.

The 8011 boot is designed using the Munson last, which is the well known military last. It’s developed by Dr. Munson is 1912. The Red Wing Shoes company widely applied the Munson last to their worker boots. The last features a signature toe shape. It was mainstream of Red Wing back in the 1920’s and 1930’s.

The boot is made of ‘White Ash Settler’ leather and the outsole is made of brown Nitrile Cork. The boot iself is made of the classic Goodyear Welted construction. The store exclusive boot will be released today, Wednesday the 4th of July, with a traditional launch party at the Red Wing Shoes store in Berlin, DE.

Red Wing Shoes store Berlin
Münzstraße 8, 10178 Berlin, Germany

Red Wing Shoes 8011 Munson Ranger.

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Vintage advertising of the boot from 1928.

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Shots of the Red Wing Shoes Munson 8011 boot.

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Worn and aged version of the boots.

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www.redwingheritage.com

Read also the previous Red Wing article to see the new Red Wing Shoes HQ Europe in Amsterdam here

Written by Wouter
I'm the founder of Long John. Next to running this daily magazine I'm working as a freelance marketing specialist for brands and retail. Specialized in denim.