9 Stylish Waterproof Shoes to Replace Your Wellies
If you’ve ever stepped out in inclement weather wearing the wrong footwear — and walked around with soaked feet for the rest of the day — you know just how important a pair of waterproof shoes is. Tall rubber wellies, or galoshes as your grandma may have called them, have been the rainwear standard since seemingly forever. But what if there was a more stylish option available? Spoiler alert: There is. Well, several actually. These days you have your pick of sleek, non-bulky ankle booties in a variety of colors, waterproof sneakers, and even rubber loafers. Ahead, nine alternatives to the classic boot, guaranteed not to rain on your style parade.
Yes, leopard is basically a neutral. Pair thesewild wonders with anything from denim to leather to floral andyou’ll see what we mean. Rain, rain, maybe don’t go away?
Preppy and puddle ready? That’ll be a yes from us, please and thank you.
: A snuggly boot is a winter must-have. These will look chic and keep you dry through rain or snow.
A slick platform in winter white keeps you above water and counts as one of your trendy cold-weather buys. Done and done.
In case you missed it, the red boot is this season’s MVP. Add a water-resistant fabric like patent into the mix and you’ve got yourself some hall of fame footwear.
$60): Sleek black bootie that goes with every outfit? Check. Protection from puddles and snow drifts? Double check.
7. Blondo Gwen Waterproof ($40): Rainy day style never looked so sporty. These kicks are made with seam-sealed Aquaprotect® waterproof construction, so you can keep that athleisure vibe going regardless of the forecast.
Gone are the days of the bulky rainboot. A set of mod patent booties in burgundy will keep you dry and stylish.
Edgy peeps, rejoice! You don’t have to destroy your favorite moto boots in the rain and snow — just switch them out for this waterproof pair.