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"Wick" Color 8 Shell Cordovan Boot (Pre-Order Deposit )


This boot is available by pre-order starting Friday, Jan. 14-Sunday, Jan. 30th.  Please allow at least 12 weeks for production after the pre-order window closes (actual lead time may vary).  $450 pre-order deposit secures your pair, with the balance due upon arrival.  Final price TBD (expected to retail between $890-$925). Email us at with any questions.  Special widths and sizes are available by request. 

The Alden Wick Boot is now available in Alden's famous Color 8 Shell Cordovan leather that's not only beautiful but a labor of love since this leather involves a 6 month tanning process from the only US tannery still producing genuine shell cordovan leather.  This boot is a Special Make Up, designed by and exclusively for Snake Oil Provisions.  This 6-eyelet boot features brushed nickel eyelet and hook & eye closure on Alden's most popular and comfortable TruBalance Last.  


-Plain toe 6-eyelet lace up boot silhouette w/ tonal hardware

-Brown flat waxed laces 

-Alden TruBalance Last 

-Made from genuine Color 8 shell cordovan 

-Tonal stitching, eyelets, flat waxed laces and stained welt

-Black stained welt, black stitching, black commando outsole

-Co-branded with Snake Oil Provisions' logo on interior heel stamp

-Style no. D1843 HC


Color 8

Sizing Recommendations:

These run large. We recommend taking a one whole size down from your VANS or Lucchese Jonah size. For additional fit advice, email


Made in Middleborough, Massachusetts

*Please note that manufacturing delays are possible for all kinds of reasons beyond our control.  We work closely with our Alden representative to determine lead times to the best of our abilities but unforeseen delays are possible.  If lead times change, we'll do our best to keep you informed as we know.  

We cannot grant refunds for manufacturing delays. By pre-ordering, you are agreeing to these terms, and we can promise you they're more than worth the wait! In the words of Mr. Wick, "everything's got a price," and ours is patience.