Whether it's an optical illusion caused by the brogue style, or whether the boots are actually made a bit differently, it sure looks like the toes are bulbous protruberences, and not the most stylish things to look at.
I say this without any particular animus against the Iron Rangers in general, having been quite taken with the photos of the more standard captoe versions in this thread. But this particular look seems a bit "neither fish nor fowl" which leads me to think I won't go [rimshot] fishing for something this foul. [\rimshot]
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