“Did you realize that Arthur Wellesley, the first Duke of Wellington started it all? He instructed his shoemaker, Hoby of St. James Street, London, to modify the 18th century boot because fashion was changing and the old boot didn't go with the new fashion. We're talking guys fashion here, by the way.”
If you’re curious, like me, click here to read more about the history of rain boots. Hope you enjoy this rainy Friday!