Today, I've teamed up with Shopbop.com to give away a $100 Shopbop.com
instant gift card to the most creative commenter who shares what his or
her favorite pair of Frye boots from Shopbop.com is, and why. It's that simple.
What's the story behind your favorite Frye boots?
In 1863, John A. Frye, a shoemaker from England, started the Frye Company making it
the longest continually operating shoe company in U.S. history. From the American
Civil War to the pioneers' travels out West, Frye boots has remained a part of
American tradition since the company's founding. In fact, a pair of Frye boots
represents America in the 1960s at the Smithsonian Institute!
In 1938, Frye's grandson made a pair of boots for a U.S. Navy Admiral, and after
that, soldiers' orders of Frye boots continued; in fact, Frye supplied thousands
of their Wellington style (also known as Jet Boots) to WWII soldiers, including
Today, whether they're worn with motorcycle jeans or a mini dress, Frye boots
continue in popularity, worn by celebrities, like Jessica Biel and Anne Hathoway.
If you win this giveaway by leaving the most creative comment, you'll get a
$100 Shopbop.com instant gift card so you can immediately begin
shopping for your favorite pair of these American classics. Remember, the most
fashion-inspiring response wins, so show off your unique style. Good luck!