Feb 4, 201301:15 PMThe Telegraph
The Premier Blog of the West
Open Range: Pinto Ranch's Rios Of Mercedes
Pinto Ranch has long offered the largest collection of handmade boots in the country, stocking its shelves with about 3,000 pairs by brands like Lucchese, Old Gringo, and Rocketbuster Handmade Custom Boots.
Now the Westernwear retailer is adding to its inventory, introducing its first new boot line in five years. The 12 men’s stylings made exclusively for Pinto Ranch include both ropers and Western cowboy boots handcrafted in horse hide, goat, elephant, hippo, full-quill ostrich, and Nile crocodile leathers ($495 – $1,450). 800.393.8001, www.pintoranch.com