Our Mission

We believe the shoe industry can do better.

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Making shoes doesn’t have to be dirty

"Shoe manufacturing” is practically a dirty word. We believe it doesn’t have to be. That’s why everything we do at Boatman Shoes is the opposite of the way “big guys” make shoes. Clean. Worker-friendly. Earth-friendly.

Our Manufacturing Process

MADE IN THE USA

Well-regulated, clean and safe factories for our workers.

PLANT-BASED

All vegan materials mean no animals are harmed.

NO TOXIC CHEMICALS

No PVC, phthalates, or dangerous petrochemicals.

ECO-FRIENDLY

Low carbon footprint and clean manufacturing.

Andrew (AJ) Bowman

AJ, age 23, is the owner and CEO of Boatman Shoes, who grew up in the beautiful Berkshires. He has always had a passion for quality apparel, and wanted to start a business of which he was proud. “Save the earth, one shoe at a time”.
Boatman Shoes started in 2020 after research in bridging the gap between sustainability and fashion. AJ and his team have more exciting innovations in the works!

Boatman Shoes Mission: To bring sustainable shoes to the active community. Offering completely sustainable footwear is not only for the fashionable environmentalist, It makes wearing luxury products good for the planet. As we grow Boatman Shoes, we will be helping protect our planet by working with with 1% for the planet. Boatman Shoes is driven to not only supply comfortable, luxury, and sustainable footwear, But to leave no “footprint” as we grow.

Watch AJ as he explains the start of Boatman Shoes and the future!

Our Materials

Vegan cactus leather + sustainable natural rubber

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SHOE CARE

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