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DeNiro Dressage Boot

DeNiro Boot Company
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As riders and online shoppers, we know it can be tough to buy a new bridle or pair of boots without trying them on. That's why we moved the fitting room to your living room (or barn)! From breeches to blankets, if you or your horse can try it on, you can return it, free! Just use the pre-paid return label included in your order within 60 days from the purchase date. And of course, please make sure the item is in like-new condition with original packaging (we said 'fitting room', not 'war room'!).

Classic elegance, modern features and exceptional craftsmanship make the DeNiro Dress Boots stand out among the crowd.

Four layers of leather on the outside of the boot provide a sturdy, "stovepipe" feel, ideally suited for the serious dressage rider. The zipper is thoughtfully positioned forward of center on the inside of the boot, allowing seemless contact between your leg and your horse, while still maintaining a streamlined silhouette. A slightly squared toe offers a subtle modern feel.

All DeNiro Boots are made with grain calfskin leather inside and out. Every boot undergoes the unique Water Resistant Advanced Treatment (WRAT) for the leather sole as well as the outside leather. The treated leather still retains it's breathability, allowing sweat to escape, while preventing outside water from seeping in. Activated Carbon Insoles have a natural antibacterial action, while the mid-sole is made of natural leather and has a high sweat absorbent power keeping your feet clean and dry. Vibram anti-slip outer soles keep your feet secure in the stirrups, even in the worst weather. Zipper is made and guaranteed by YKK.

Made in Italy.

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    DeNiro Dressage Boot is rated 4.4286 out of 5 by 14.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from DeNiro Dressage Boot I love these boots - they look and fit great, and have broken in very quickly.
    Date published: 2015-02-20
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from amazing boots The adage you get what you pay for is so true. Excellent boots. Worth the price in spades.
    Date published: 2015-01-12
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great boot!! I bought these a two weeks before Christmas, I ordered a small calf which turned out to be too large. Seamlessly SmartPak switched out the return with an extra small calf and I cannot be more pleased! The extra small was still a little large but I expected that since I'm not nearly as fit during the Winter.The quality of the leather is pretty good! I love the softer feel on the inside of the calf and then the reinforced back spine and outside of the calf. It's taken about 5 rides to break in all the way, they're great!I will say though if I want to be overly picky, the little metal DeNiro button on the top of the calf is laid on a piece of leather, one of the boot's little piece of leather is probably a millimeter too large.
    Date published: 2015-01-09
    Rated 2 out of 5 by from Heel is too hard and uncomfortable! I ordered these boots and think they are great quality leather and workmanship--unfortunately, the heel of the boot is really hard, and is shaped in a way that it presses into my heel and makes them impossible for me to wear for more than 5 minutes. I have had Koenig boots most of my life, and thought I would give these try…the Koenigs are not at all uncomfortable in the heel area, and I hadn't given the heel area a second thought. In these Deniro's, when you put your hand in the heel area, you can feel that the shape would cause discomfort. It's really unfortunate, as I think these boot are great in every other way. I am sending them back.
    Date published: 2014-08-02
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from 100% Worth it--No Regrets! I purchased these boots at the beginning of the year and have waited a few months to review, simply to see how well they held up and to prevent myself from giving a glowing review simply because they were new. Well, six months in and I STILL feel the same way about these boots as I did when I first got them.Like a few reviewers have mentioned, these boots have very little break-in time. They were comfortable right out of the box, and in addition to that, they feel as if they have been custom-made to my foot and leg. I have NEVER been so comfortable in a tall boot. I have owned Petries in the past and was never comfortable in them--in the saddle or out. DeNiros are marvelously luxurious while still maintaining the "stovepipe" feel that we look for in high quality dressage boots. I feel that I can move freely and easily apply subtle aids while still being supported.These boots are gorgeous, and you will certainly not regret the purchase! As someone who seldom splurges on myself, I do not regret this purchase in the slightest. They fit well, are comfortable, and are holding up to a fair amount of wear and high expectations! I anticipate having these boots (and, if budget allows, another pair!) for many years to come!
    Date published: 2014-06-24
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful boots Great for showing. These clean up well and look very classy. The boots are well made with quality material and they are holding up very well. The fit is great, I went off of my measurements and the size chart. There is virtually no wearing out of these boots and I have used them for over 7 months.
    Date published: 2013-07-05
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Non Custom Boot, Custom Fit Wow!! I LOVE these boots!! Being only 5 feet with an athletic build, I am difficult to fit so I typically order custom boots. I went with the Extra Short, extra wide size 7 DeNiro Dress Boot. They fit like they were made for me! Fast break in time, slim ankle, beautiful high Spanish top! I ride horses from training level to Grand Prix and these boots help keep my leg in perfect position. I would highly recommend these to anyone who wants an elegant boot at an affordable price!
    Date published: 2012-08-08
    Rated 1 out of 5 by from WARNING! Problems abound! Nightmare experience with these boots. I waited 4 months for them, and loved them when they FINALLY arrived. They were very very beautiful - Gorgeous stiff outer calf, super soft foot leather, and fit me like a glove. I was delighted! But then the problems started.First, the break in was excruciating. The seam where the foot meets the heel crosses directly over my ankle bone, so even though the foot leather was very soft, the SEAM was hard as iron, and was excruciating to break in. Many months of hobbling around.Then, once the ankle got soft enough where my foot fell naturally against the heel, the heel is absolute IRON. I read a review that mentioned softening the heel with a rubber mallet so I asked my boot guy and he helped me, but it didn't help at all. after 6 months of wear - and I ride 6 to 8 horses a day, so I do mean WEAR the heels are still extremely hard and painful.Finally, the top of the zipper sticks out when you are in the saddle, and it will damage your saddle!Also, the snap will unsnap when you are riding and the zipper will unzip.I took these boots first to my local boot repair place, and finally sent them to Wellington Florida to a REALLY Good boot guy! In my opinion the best in the country! He said they were a "disaster!". His opinion was that the zipper was placed so far forward that no matter what you were going to have problems with the top of the zipper. He also could not believe how much hardware there was at the top of the boot. There is a huge mound of leather there! A big bumpy snap, and then a huge metal tassle sticking out to rub and scratch your saddle.After months of effort to break in these boots, and sending them to a VERY reputable and experienced shop...... I am giving up. The boots are very painful, and they still unzip while I am riding. Ridiculous. They are the most beautiful boots! But they're a wreck.The only saving grace is that Smart Pak has been AMAZING and says they will STILL taking them back, after all this. Thank you smartpak! Go with something else. Save yourself.
    Date published: 2012-04-01
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