One of NYC’s best kept secrets in men’s footwear, To Boot New York has been going strong for more than two decades, producing fine, hand-crafted footwear at more affordable prices than comparable luxury brands.

In a men’s market that’s over-saturated with similar product, To Boot has managed to find a sweet middle spot between super high-end and disposable fast fashion, delivering shoes that are timely and on-trend but made with a timeless sense of craftsmanship that’s designed to last. With boot season now in full swing, Vamp sat down with designer Adam Derrick and chatted about how he’s managed to make To Boot stand out from the pack, and where he feels men’s footwear is going in 2016.

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