What is a chelsea boots?
Before anything let see the chelsea boot style and the construction of a chelsea boot:
The Men Chelsea boots
The chelsea boots is a slip on shoes which means there is no laces.
The main element that defines a chelsea boots and that everyone recognise is the elastic panel and of course the loop or tab on the back.
It is a ankle-high boots though you sometimes find low style chelsea boots.
So let's see in details.
The Elastic Side Panel
This is the fondamental element in a chelsea boots. It could have different shape. It is though usually rounded such as in the example below: