archiveBoot Scraper


Old Home Feature Most People Don’t Use Anymore

Discovering the Legacy of Boot Scrapers An Emblem of Bygone Eras Often unnoticed, the humble boot scraper, a relic from the past, has a rich history dating back to the 18th and 19th centuries. Practical Origins Originally called “decrottoirs” in French, boot scrapers were designed to remove excrement and mud...