JK Journal

Why are Handmade Boots More Comfortable?
It all starts with the materials. Like with any noteworthy recipe, an artisan requires the best ingredients. Traditional bootmakers generally offer higher quality natural materials like leather that don’t break down with heavy wear and tear or suffocate your feet. Learn more about custom boots here...
Composite vs Steel Safety Toes
Are you trying to decide if traditional steel toe or composite toe work boots are for you? Do you know the difference between the two and what benefits each provides? In this JK Journal article, we discuss the history of safety toed boots and the bet ways to protect your feet.
The Types of Leather We Use and Why
Have you ever wondered what type of leather JK Boots uses in our handmade work boots and why? This JK Journal article provides a general overview of the types of leathers we use and why they best apply to specific boot models based on how the boots are intended to be used.