R13 Leather Boots in Black Leather upper with Vibram rubber sole. Made in Italy. Shaft measures approx 165mm/ 6.5 inches in height. Approx 25mm/ 1 inch platform. Approx 40mm/ 1.5 inch heel. Lace up front. Back zip closure. R13-WZ1. R13S0002 018. About the designer: Since its debut in 2009, R13's avant-garde denim silhouettes have garnered a cult status among those aiming to capture the rebellious American spirit. To achieve a vintage feel that doesn't warp or stretch, R13 uses Italian and Turkish denim produced in Italy, which features pure indigo casting along with machine hand washing techniques. The look is sharp and edgy, fit for the person who is effortlessly cool and fashion forward in their style.