Are Sperrys in style?

When you look around, the answer is simple–it’s already here. To celebrate prep’s revival, we’ve teamed up with Sperry and its timeless, yet understated, boat shoes. A required accessory for any prep uniform since 1935, the boat shoe is now trending once again, securing the brand as preppy style’s ultimate icon.

Is it OK to wear socks with Sperrys?

Looking for the short answer? Yes, you should wear socks with Sperrys. For enhanced comfort, your personal health (more on this below) and to extend the life of your shoes, it is recommended to wear socks with Sperrys. At Boardroom Socks, we spent nearly a year developing the perfect no show socks for Sperrys.

Why are Sperrys called boat shoes?

Boat shoes (also known as deck shoes) are typically canvas or leather with non-marking rubber soles designed for use on a boat.

Are Sperry shoes good quality?

Sperry boat shoes are made of high quality leather and great for slipping on without socks. They have a padded foot bed and water resistant finish to keep you comfortable.

Are boat shoes Still in Style 2021?

Boat shoes are officially back and more badass than ever. You might remember the footwear of choice for Ivy leaguers and yacht club members as something of a tired trend, but David Coggins—acclaimed author of the new book The Optimist—begs to differ.

Is it OK to wear socks with boat shoes?

Wearing no-show socks with boat shoes will help eliminate blisters and irritation while also ensuring your feet stay dry and comfortable. By staying hidden by the leather upper of your boat shoes, these socks will enable you to sport the casual sockless look.

Can Sperrys get wet?

While Sperrys aren’t technically waterproof, they are water-friendly and it’s more than OK to get them wet (they were created for slippery boat decks, after all). Your Sperrys can handle water and will eventually dry, with a patina that looks even better than they did pre-soak (in our humble opinion).

Can you wear Sperrys in the winter?

Don’t… Wear them in the winter: Not only do you risk them getting wet, but they will look out of place. Save them for the warmer environment they were made for. Wear them for a fancy occasion: Boat shoes are not meant for black tie affairs.

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When did sperrys become popular?

In the 1960s, as dress norms changed, Top-Siders became a staple wardrobe item for achieving the East Coast “preppy” look popularized by, among others, President John F. Kennedy.

How long does Sperry shoes last?

Moreover, Sperrys can be worn at least six months of the year. You can throw them on with nearly any outfit as you run out to grab a six pack before a barbecue or a football game.

How long does a pair of Sperrys last?

Two years seems about right. Maybe a bit under depending on how your feet pronate. Both kids have to wear Sperrys with their school uniform and they tend to last around 1.5 years and that’s just with day-to-day walking in school and around campus. Barring any sudden growth spurts, of course.