The one that started it all, the Authentic Original is a tried-and-true icon of prep style. True to our heritage, they’re still hand-sewn using time-honored craftsmanship, with premium materials and the wet/dry traction that made them legendary. Effortlessly setting the bar for what a real boat shoe should be, seafarers love the A/O’s capability; street-farers crave its classic cool.The one that started it all, the Authentic Original boat shoe—a true icon of prep style
Full-grain leather uppers in hand-sewn moccasin construction feature rawhide laces with our 360° Lacing System™ for a customized fit
Ortholite® insole ensures all-day comfort, while a non-marking rubber outsole with the original Razor-Cut Wave-Siping™ provides the ultimate no-slip tractio
360° Lacing System™ for a customized fit, as relaxed or tightened up as you’d like
A shock-absorbing EVA heel cup for all-day, all-night comfort
The original razor-cut Wave-Siping™ for ultimate wet/dry traction provides sure footing boat deck to back deck
Stitched on non-marking, rubber outsole, providing long-lasting durability and flexibility
Items purchased online can be returned at one of our heel boy shop locations or mailed back to us. The return policy is as follows:
-All items purchased at regular price can be returned for a refund within 14 days of delivery.
-After 14 days, items can be returned for a store credit or exchange within 30 days of delivery.
-Items purchased on sale and/or on markdown can be returned for a store credit or exchange within 30 days.
-All items passed 30 days WILL NOT be accepted for return, exchange or store credit.
-Purchases worn or damaged are not eligible for a refund.
Please our Returns and Exchanges page for full details
Free shipping on orders within Canada over $150! Free in-store pick-ups!
Orders may take up to 7 business days for processing. Once shipped, all packages are Expedited which can range from Next Day to 7 business day delivery depending on the location. Orders with multiple items may be shipped separately due to quantity of items on the order or the processing time associated with the items availability.