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By Appointment Only.



Made to Measure (MTM) Boot

(44 month waiting list)

Full Payment at time of Ordering.


The NAIL SHANK-2 is the SECOND EDITION of this classically designed boot from the Original 2018 NAIL SHANK  Design and this model features a Wickett & Craig Harness 5.5 oz Leather in Russet Grain side Interior and the same "Flesh Side Out" Hand Color Treatment of Traditionally applied Color process to create a dark aged patina that was inspired by the original 2018 Limited Edition release boot with the same labor intensive hammered flat metal railroad nail shank Arch support.


The 12 Iron Outsoles and Heels are shaped to create a 1940s Half-sole cutting with the signature Whisky Barrel Bottom Hand Dyed Color Treatment Black and Brown rough sanded oiled edges. 


Every aspect of this boot build is uniquely technical and follows traditional European shoemakers methods, the clients personal outlined foot tracing and width measurements are required for boot.



LEATHER UPPERS: Wickett & Craig Harness 5.5 oz Semi-Rough-out.

COLOR:Natural Base, with Kustom Color Treatment.


LENGTH: Kustom

THREAD: BLACK #207 Nylon Bonded

TOP HEIGHT: 5 inch with11 Antique brass Eyelet.

HEEL COUNTER: KREOSOTE signature XXX Back-curve Heel Counters. 

LACE: Full-grain Flat cut 7 oz leather.

CAP TOE: Structured (3 oz Leather) 

IN-SOLE: Leather 11 Iron, Hand-cut Channel / Holdfast, Hand in-seam stitched 3/4 inch 360 degree Welt, with Full-grain Leather covered removable 1/8 inch Blue-cloud padded insole.

SHANK: Forged / Hammered Flat Railroad tie nail.

MID-SOLE: Veg Tanned 10mm (1/4 inch) 


OUT-SOLE: A) Leather HALF SOLE Veg Tanned (1/4 inch) 10mm. 

OUT-SOLE: B) Rubber HALF SOLE (1/4 inch) 

OUT SOLE STITCHED: Gritzner Hand crank.

HEEL: STRAIGHT CUT (Heel Breast) 1 inch Leather stack with Rubber Heel Cap.


All of KREOSOTE Boots are Kustom Built (MTM) Made to Measure from the Clients personal foot calculations.  


New Clients will need to  schedule a phone appointment to discuss  all the Kustom (MTM) Made to Measure details at that time the website will be opened for the Client to place the purchase order.

For complete details  go to the Customer page on this site and view the Measurement guide Tech Info and then Direct Message,  Gabbard ( to chat via email  further about the measurement process procedures and Ordering process.


Thank you.






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