Republic Boot Co.

Texas Custom Boot History Tour & Bootmaking Class

Join us for a true Texas experience with this detailed hands-on workshop featuring the 6 key elements of building a custom cowboy boot. This fun and informative 30 min session includes an overview of the history of custom cowboy boots in Houston plus a personal custom boot design session. You will get Certificate of Completion and leave as an expert on all the key parts of the iconic cowboy boot. This is a ‘Must Do’ while in Houston!

Classes are 30 minutes, but stay as long as you like.

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  • Learn the history of cowboy boots in Houston
  • Hands-on workshop on the 6 key elements of building a custom boot
  • Half hour classes available Monday - Saturday from 11am - 3pm
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Republic Boot Co.

Texas Custom Boot History Tour & Bootmaking Class

Join us for a true Texas experience with this informative class which includes an overview of the history of custom cowboy boots in Houston plus detailed hands-on workshop on the 6 key elements of building a custom boot.

1) Design – go through the design process and understand all the names of the parts of the boot

2) Fit – walk through the process of building a custom foot mould that is used to correctly size the boot

3) Detail – Pattern design overview and cutting of leather sections

4) Construction – the building process

5) Sewing – the fundamentals of hand-stitching certain elements of the boot

6) Finishing – Sanding the handstacked heels and detailed finishing points to ensure a fine Texas custom boot

After completion receive a personalized bootmaker’s course certificate.

A fun way to experience Texas and one of its most treasured cultural items!


Classes are available every half hour
Monday through Saturday from 11am-3pm
4222 San Felipe - Houston TX 77027

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Republic Boot Co.

We are a local Houston company that is ultra-passionate about preserving Texas culture and creating the world’s finest custom cowboy boots. We create all our boots by hand in our shop in Houston. We put many hours into each handcrafted step and guarantee our work for life. Only the most premium materials are used which allow our boots to get better and better with time.

We are intent on creating a Renaissance in this world of mass-production through handcrafting the world’s finest products and preserving Texas culture. Republic Boot Co is raw and real Texas. Our Master Bootmakers have made boots for John Wayne, Steve McQueen, countless celebrities, but more importantly our fellow neighbors that just love a well-made product. We are uncompromising in the pursuit of quality and redefining the overall ‘store experience’.

  • 4222 San Felipe Street, Houston, TX, USA
  • Monday: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
    Tuesday: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
    Wednesday: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
    Thursday: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
    Friday: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
    Saturday: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
    Sunday: Closed