Customer Service Department of the Year... Again!

We are proud to announce that our Customer Service Team has just been named the winner of the Gold Stevie Award for Customer Service Department of the Year in the 2019 American Business Awards! More than 4,000 nominations from organizations in every industry were submitted this year for considera... Read more

Meet Kenton Hoppas

With the stroke of a marker, a big imagination, and a bit of wit, we give you Kenton Hoppas, an illustrator that many would describe as a mixture of Keith Haring and Mr. Doodle. For over 20 years, Kenton doodled on almost everything, ranging from helmets, surfboards, clothing, and more. He sta... Read more

Hiking Survival Guide

How To (Safely) Start Your Journey  Hiking allows us to fully surround ourselves in the vibrancy of wild nature. In this fast-paced world, our senses rarely have adequate time to reset from technology and human-made noise. Getting out on a trail with as little as possible to weigh you down ... Read more

Brian Cleary

The Great Bow Tie and Cufflinks Giveaway!

What do bow ties and Samuel Hubbards have in common? At first glance, they seem to be head-to-toe apart. Other than the location, they have more in common than meets the eye. As a lifelong bow tie wearer, I know that those who don these colorful creations are making their own path, blazing their... Read more

From Wild to Mild, 8 Adventures For Father's Day

This is the time to adventure together. As a family-owned company, we at Samuel Hubbard value those who celebrate their fathers. Our founder, Bruce Katz, is a third generation shoemaker. His father and grandfather helped instill the vision and quality of craftsmanship that guides everything we d... Read more

How To Care For Patent Leather Shoes

The distinct finish on patent leather shoes requires more frequent care and maintenance than on normal leather or suede shoes, but the process is actually easier because of the way this finish is created. Cleaning Patent Leather Shoes Note that patent leather is different than normal leather be... Read more

Leather Shoe Creasing: Why It Happens & How To Fix It

Leather shoe creasing, despite its unpleasant appearance, is completely normal. It may not look good, but some amount of creasing is normal in any shoe. Over time, creasing can get worse (especially as the shoe wears and flexes more) and can become unsightly. Fortunately, there are ways to remedy... Read more

Samuel Hubbard

How to Clean White Shoes & Soles

Spring is here and it’s time to break out the Spring whites! Whether you’re dressed head to toe in white or rocking your favorite new white kicks, one of the most important things to stay looking stylish and fresh when wearing white shoes is to keep them clean! As you probably alread... Read more

Exploring Amsterdam

If you’re after an active adventure that will have you cycling through Amsterdam, you’ve come to the right place. That is to say, you’ve come to the right place to read about it. If you’d like to actually participate, you’d best get going to Amsterdam as fast as thos... Read more