Leather upper and sole. Made in Ethiopia. Shaft measures approx 559mm/ 22 inches in height. Approx 50mm/ 2 inch heel. Hidden side zip closure. BTHV-WZ16. OTK KAYA BOOT. About the designer: Brother Vellies was founded by Aurora James in early 2013 with the ideology of introducing the world to traditional African footwear. Rooted deeply with a conscious effort to use only sustainably sourced materials while also creating jobs within Africa. Brother Vellies offers a variety of styles including boots, sandals, and shoes with each piece handcrafted by local artisans using ancient techniques in South Africa, Kenya and Morocco.