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The Grail Boot in Black

Regular price $ 325
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How to measure your foot
Measure Your Foot
  • Put a piece of paper on the ground next to a wall
  • Standing firmly on the piece of paper with your heel slightly touching the wall, mark the paper where your foot is the longest (most likely at the tip of your big toe)
  • With a ruler, measure the distance from the wall to the mark on the paper (indicating the longest part of your foot)
  • Take that measurement and match it with a measurement in the “Inches” column in the size chart.
  • Wear socks when measuring your feet
  • Measure your feet at the end of the day, as your feet tend to expand throughout the day
  • Measure both of your feet, as one may be bigger than the other

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Meet the Grail Boot in Black. One of our proudest designs to date, this full brogue, seven eyelet wingtip boot was designed to stand out. All of the pieces of this boot are cut by hand (rather than by machine or laser), highlighting the craftsmanship and pride that goes into making our shoes. This special boot features a brass coated chain on the toe cap, instantly guaranteeing you’ll stand out from the crowd. You can get a captoe boot anywhere...you can only get the Grail from TAFT. 

  • UPPER: Italian Boxcalf
  • COUNTER: Italian Boxcalf
  • OUTSOLE: Stacked leather
  • Standard D Width
  • Goodyear Welt Construction
  • Handmade by artisans in Spain
Product Details
SOFT CALFSKIN LINING
All of our shoes are fully-lined with soft calfskin leather, which means ultimate comfort. Most companies will only partially line their shoes, but we go the extra mile because it means a more comfortable shoe and less break-in time.
FULL-GRAIN LEATHERS
We only use vegetable-tanned, chromium-free, full-grain leathers. These high quality leathers makes our shoes durable and comfortable. We partner with the best mills and tanneries in the world to produce bold styles using the most unique leathers in the world.
PAINTED BY HAND
Our leathers are painted, stained, and burnished by hand. Creating a unique shoe means not being limited on what we can design…finishing the shoes by hand gives us total freedom in our products and makes every single pair a unique piece of art.
HAND-CUT AND STITCHED
All of our patterns are cut by hand. We do not use molds or lasers to cut the leather. This takes much more time but it allows for only the best sections of a hide to be used.
 
GOODYEAR WELT CONSTRUCTION
This shoe is made using the classic Goodyear Welt Construction. This method allows for easy resoling, longevity, and added water-resistance. Goodyear welt construction is the most labor intensive type of shoe construction and the result is a beautiful shoe that will last you a long time.
Sizing Guide
All TAFT boots and shoes are designed to match standard US dress shoe sizes.
All our shoes are standard D width. If you have wide feet, size up.
If you wear in-between sizes, please size down for Taft boots and shoes.
Buying Sneakers? Size up if you typically wear a half size.
The TAFT Quality Promise

Beautiful Shoes. Bold Styles.

Handmade in Europe by experienced artisans, every pair is made with precision, patience and decades of experience. 

In a world of poorly made shoes, TAFT products are built to last. Every pair is hand-cut and Blake-stitched using vegetable-tanned leathers from top European tanneries and mills. Your shoes will look beautiful right out of the box, and for years to come.

FAQ

What is my Taft shoe size?
Our shoes are made true to size. If you typically wear a size 9, you can order a size 9 in Taft shoes.

We only offer whole sizes...if you typically wear a half-size, we strongly recommend that you size down. For example, if you wear a size 10.5, we recommend that you size down to a 10.

If you have any specific questions, you can email us at support@taftclothing.com. We are happy to help!

 

The shoe I want is sold out... what should I do?
We are working hard to manage our inventory and make sure we can have your size available. We will try and bring back older styles as often as possible. Be sure to sign up for the Back-in-Stock notifications on the product page to be the first to know when a shoe is back in stock.

 

How long will it take to receive my order?
Once your order is placed, we will ship within 24 (unless it is a pre-order). Once shipped, the order will arrive in 4-7 days, depending on your location.

If you are pre-ordering, the expected shipping date will be in the product description.

Free Exchanges

Free Exchanges are offered within the contiguous United States on all shoe purchases, unless otherwise noted on certain products (namely sale items and seconds).

If you'd like to make a return, your request must be made within 14 days of the date you receive your shoes. Requests after this point will be denied.

Returns on all items are subject to a $10 restocking fee.

For more details, see the full returns page here.

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KM
06/26/2020
Katelyn M.
United States United States
Pure ***

I'm walking comfortably with my held high thanks to my new Grail Boots. I am new boot goofin all over the city. The boots were shipped with care and attention to detail, and I've used the shoe horn more times than I care to admit. I appreciate the lovely dust bag, as you know I'll need it. I can tell they were created and sold with care.

CG
06/20/2020
CHRISTOPHER G.
United States United States
Just Awesomeness!

This is my fifth Taft boot and I love it! the chain just look stunning and its definitely the eye catcher

CP
06/12/2020
Craig P.
United States United States
Amazing

Love the look and feel of these shoes. The size is great!!!!

TM
06/07/2020
Tera M.
United States United States
Flossy

Beautiful boots, great fit. I wear the while riding my motorcycle. I definitely get compliments, the chain across the top really sets them apart. The brouging is excellent as well.

SY
05/18/2020
Skyler Y.
United States United States
Sick!!

These boots are incredible!