Sperry was originally created for sea voyagers. But now it has its own grip in the fashion industry: from runways, magazines, and to the people who are using it in their everyday lives who would want to look cool and classic at the same time.
The Inventor Paul Sperry designed it to withstand challenges on the deck of the boat, thus it is called deck shoes or boat shoes. Years had past, and people don’t use it anymore in the sea but the design and materials remains the same.
I’ve seen in Sperry advertisement that they’re submerging it in the sea water but I am quite skeptical of its durability in real life. Also I can’t find any videos on youtube about it. So I made an experiment with my old brown leather sperry boat shoes and it resulted great!
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