I am going to kick myself for giving away this secret. Because I’ve been enjoying my cheap R.M. Williams boots for years.
The iconic boots have been kicking around the Australian outback since 1932. In recent years they’ve become a cult fashion item, thanks in part to those very limited edition gold boots that were a massive hit on Instagram — and still are.
And now we’ve got every second political trotting into Parliament House in a pair of R.M. Williams boots, and the likes of Hugh Jackman and the Hemsworth brothers fronting advertising campaigns.
The biggest selling point of the boots is that they’re very well made — and last a lifetime. Each boot is made from a single piece of leather, and you can even get custom-made…