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2010 Year-End Round-Up of AMERICANA

This site has become quite a little community of people from everywhere around the world who are interested in all things uniquely American. We are thrilled to get to know all of you!  We want to thank you for coming that first time & especially for deciding to visit here regularly.

Looking back, we see that y’all had some favorite topics this year.  Here they are for you to read again or for anyone out there who might have missed them the first time around:

5. Americana’s Book

4.  Penny Loafers

3. Red Wing Shoes

2. Bib Overalls

1. Saddle Oxfords a.k.a. Saddle Shoes

2011 is going to be an exciting year for us here at AMERICANA, starting early in the year with the launch of our web shop.

It is our promise to you to give the best selection of unique pieces of American vintage clothing, along with a great story and an exceptional customer experience to go along with it!

In the meantime, be sure to make the best of what’s left of 2010!

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Red Wing Shoes Videos

Here’s a follow up to my earlier post about Red Wing.

It’s a video about the town, the factory and its generations of workers.

As an added bonus, here’s a Red Wing ad giving you permission to wear your boots to the beach this summer!

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Red Wing Shoes

Red Wing Shoes via Julia Klarman

Red Wing Shoes was started in Red Wing, Minnesota in 1905 and is one of  America’s most respected work boots manufacturer for its durability, comfort and quality.

The brand, which is best known for its work shoes and boots, made combat boots for American soldiers in World War I and II.

The classic Red Wing work boot has also been captured in paintings by Norman Rockwell. Today, the company makes boots and shoes suited to any type of job.

Red Wing Factory in Red Wing, Minnesota via Nina Hale

Red Wing Shoes startades 1905 i Red Wing i Minnesota och är en av Amerikas mest respekterade tillverkare av arbetsskor vad gäller skornas hållbarhet, komfort och kvalitet.

Märket, som är mest känt för sina arbetsskor och stövlar, tillverkade militarkängor för de amerikanska trupperna under första och andra världskriget.

Red Wing Boots in a Norman Rockwell Painting

Den klassiska arbetsskon från Red Wing kan ses på målningar av den kände amerikanske konstnären Norman Rockwell. Idag tillverkar företaget skor och stövlar som passar alla möjliga olika typer av jobb.

Red Wing Made in USA via Nina Hale

© Copyright 2010 Americana

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Red Wing Shoes

Red Wing Shoes via Julia Klarman

Red Wing Shoes was started in Red Wing, Minnesota in 1905 and is one of  America’s most respected work boots manufacturer for its durability, comfort and quality.

The brand, which is best known for its work shoes and boots, made combat boots for American soldiers in World War I and II.

The classic Red Wing work boot has also been captured in paintings by Norman Rockwell. Today, the company makes boots and shoes suited to any type of job.

Red Wing Factory in Red Wing, Minnesota via Nina Hale

Red Wing Shoes startades 1905 i Red Wing i Minnesota och är en av Amerikas mest respekterade tillverkare av arbetsskor vad gäller skornas hållbarhet, komfort och kvalitet.

Märket, som är mest känt för sina arbetsskor och stövlar, tillverkade militarkängor för de amerikanska trupperna under första och andra världskriget.

Red Wing Boots in a Norman Rockwell Painting

Den klassiska arbetsskon från Red Wing kan ses på målningar av den kände amerikanske konstnären Norman Rockwell. Idag tillverkar företaget skor och stövlar som passar alla möjliga olika typer av jobb.

Red Wing Made in USA via Nina Hale

© Copyright 2010 Americana

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