Clarks Desert Boots in Sand Suede. The iconic footwear follows the classic style which was first designed in 1949. The desert boot was a popular choice of shoe for off-duty army officers and from then gained a reputation as timeless footwear. The desert boots are suede lined with suede uppers, offering a lace fastening with the well-known Clarks Originals suede tab to the laces. The boot is finished with a signature crepe sole and flawless stitching detail. Style with jeans and polo shirt for a casual look with a formal element.