Blundstone Boots FAQ

Blundstones durability is well above-average, and their timeless Blundstone style will never go out of fashion.

Blundstones are made of materials that are breathable, protective, and supportive. Breathability and support—not found in any other boot—can help prevent issues such as blisters after a long day at the job site.

Yes, it can stand up to the wintry weather. Blundstone is excellent winter boots and ideal for people who want to spend a lot of time outdoors in freezing weather when a little extra warmth is needed.

Yes, it features a lightweight, yet sturdy design that provides maximum comfort while walking. Blundstones are ideal for those who want a blend of practicality and style. Easy to pull on and built to go for both city streets and country walks.

See our entire guide on blundstones for hiking.

Well-fitting Blundstones should not cause pain for long. However, it is normal for them to feel uncomfortable in the beginning, particularly at the top of the feet and the back of the ankle area. It will turn into comfort over time.

Blundstone boots are made with waterproof leather uppers and elastics to protect from damp conditions— a fashionable choice for walking in wet, soggy weather.

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Blundstone’s high ankle design provides support, traction, and comfort.

Blundstone boots have been treated to repel water, so through rain, slush and snow, it keeps the feet dry.

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Blundstone boots rarely go on sale, but discontinued pairs could go on sale occasionally.

Every pair of Blundstone boots tells its own story. Depending on the natural wear and tear, it could last between 2 to 7 years.

Blundstone boots take 4 to 8 weeks, depending upon use, to break in. They are designed to be worn with a snug fit, so it takes two months or more to get used to it.

For best fit, it is recommended to get half size smaller than a normal sneaker size. For a narrow foot, it is recommended to round down to the nearest full size.

Blundstones are flexible and breathable, perfect for summer adventures. It keeps the feet cool through the hot months with a fit that supports every step.

Blundstone boots take two months to break in and can be broken in much more quickly with the right products. The best products for stretching Blundstone boots are boot stretchers, thick socks, hand-heel-crushing, mink oil, blister pads and ice packs.

Blundstone boots should have a slight give in the heel and about a quarter inch of space from the tip of the toe to the front of the boot. Over time, it will stretch slightly over the instep, but will never stretch lengthwise.

Blundstones boots are known for their versatility and can be worn with a range of outfits. They look particularly good when paired with skinny jeans or boyfriend jeans, either rolled up to show off the boots or tucked into the top of the boots.

Blundstone boots are a bit hard to get on and off at first, but once it is wear enough, it is easier to put on.

A pair of Blundstones can elevate a look, from work to weekend. Dress them up or dress them down— they are sharp enough to wear with a suit, and rugged enough to pair with jeans and flannel.

Blundstone boots have excellent traction for icy days, yet remain lightweight and warm without the need for bulky socks. These qualities make them a luxury anyone would appreciate year-round.

See our entire guide on blundstones for hiking.

Blundstone boots are made from Greasy Kip Leather. This leather is treated at the factory to be as water-repellant as leather can be, without losing breathability.

Blundstones can be worn for shorter and less arduous treks. For all-day hikes or rugged terrain, proper hiking boots is highly recommended. 

See our entire guide on blundstones for hiking.

Blundstone boots are engineered to provide the wearer with a comfortable experience throughout a long day on the job. Blundstone boots are stylish and timeless. They can be sleek, polished, and unassuming in the right scenario, even when paired with a simple black skirt.