14 Rain Boots That Are Functional but Not Fugly
Just because the forecast says cloudy with a chance of sudden downpours doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice your style to stay dry. (We see you, knee-high, traffic-sign-yellow rubber boots.) Here, 14 pairs of rainboots that are functional, versatile, fashionable…and anything but ugly.
The sleek silhouette and matte texture almost have us wishing for rain. (Almost.)
They’re not just black. They’re metallic black.
Moto Ankle Boot
Dorky wellies, be gone.
Plum Chelsea Boot
A deep, rich color will go the mile on gray days.
Matte Stacked Heel
No one needs to know you’re wearing rubber shoes.
Preppy-chic and prepared for anything.
Sometimes, less is more.
Add some interest with a non-rubber accent.
The splash-proof benefits of a boot, in an easy-on format. (Best saved just for drizzles.)
Shiny? Check. Sophisticated? Double check.
Tall Refined Biker
It’s all in the details; here, a functional buckle and cool studs.
Mid-Heel Ankle Boot
Why yes, you can wear heels in a rain storm (when they’re lined with neoprene).
Don’t get caught looking like you waded through mud at Coachella.
Rainy day? We can’t think of a better reason to splurge.