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  • depends on the quality of leather, muppetteer. most modern lighter weight boots use thin non-aged leathers with a thorough waterproofing impregnation; once this goes they then rely on the gore-tex inner bootee to be the main defense against wet toes.

    contrast that with a heavy 2.5mm split anfibio hide that'l take months to break in, but last for tens of years with nourishment

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