What do the clothes you forgot in the washer, the bathroom floor after a long bubble bath, and the streets of London have in common? They are all uncomfortably wet! Londoners often exclaim “There is no bad weather, only unsuitable clothing.” Aside from fabulous historic monuments, noteworthy fashion, and booming global business, London has earned the rep as one of the rainiest cities out there. However, a good pair of rain boots will let you stay stylish and dry through London’s unpredictable precipitation. You won’t feel guilty for buying another pair of shoes because these rain boots are a staple in London fashion!
Hunter Original Tall Rain Boots
These classic rain boots date all the way back to 1956, and the reason they’re still around is because of Hunter’s unwavering dedication to quality footwear. Whether you prefer the sleek look of glossy black boots, or want to be bold in bright pink, you can find the original Hunter boots in the color and finish that fits your lifestyle best. Hunter even offers special boot socks that will line your rain boots for warmth and flair. Some celebrities spotted sporting Hunter rain boots include Princess Diana, Alexa Chung, and Bradley Cooper. Coming in sizes for men, women, and children, these rain boots will be predominant in all of London’s wardrobes. Hunter recently made a partnership with Target, where they sell an exclusive line of rain boots, jackets, and other apparel. So next time you take your pre-travel Target run, check out the Hunter boots!
Lemon Jelly Splash Waterproof Chelsea Boot
Embrace London’s elements in our favorite trend: Chelsea boots! Complete with a lemony scent, these rain boots will keep your feet feeling fresh all day. The elastic insets allow for a comfort that is crucial for your daily commute or a tour around London’s most famous sights. You never know when it might storm in the city, so pack these lightweight rain boots that are cute and casual. Go for a maroon statement shoe, as pictured, or get something more subtle like matte black. Insider tip! These rain boots may run a bit narrow so we suggest ordering a size up for that fit-like-a-glove feel.
Burberry Belt Detail Check and Rubber Rain Boots
Because London is one of the fashion capitals of the world, you can’t be caught off style even on the gloomiest of days. That’s why we are raving about Burberry’s Belt Detail Check and Rubber Rain Boots. These sophisticated rain boots feature a panel of house check that represent Britain’s most iconic luxury brand. The belt acts as both an added accent and a tool for making sure your rain boots fit flawlessly. Pair these boots with your heritage trench for an effortless look that is unmistakably British. Worried about getting your favorite boots messy? Wipe them down with a damp cloth after trudging through any mud for a new-again shine.
Sperry Saltwater Quilted Duck Boots
We love the classic duck boot style and there’s something about these soft quilted rain boots that offers a modern spin. Sperry has been your favorite supplier of preppy boat shoes, but you probably didn’t know they also make amazing waterproof rain boots. Walking around London has never been more comfortable than in these boots. They have great traction and slip resistance in case you are running late for a lunch meeting or trying to catch the tube before it’s doors close. If versatility is something you seek, you can wear these boots in rain, snow, and even sunshine. We love them in light gray, so they can be worn with just about anything!
Chanel PVC & Grosgrain Transparent & White High Boots
Fashionistas have to bear bad weather too, and we have just the pair of rain boots for those unwilling to sacrifice style due to a little London rainfall. First debuted during Chanel’s Spring 2018 show in Paris, these high fashion rain boots will have you wishing it would rain every day! These boots offer some clarity when even the London skyline is fogged up. Ranging from ankle to over the knee length, the white toe and heel distinguish Chanel’s waterproof footwear from any others. Due to their transparency, these rain boots are extremely adaptable and can be worn with anything in your closet. Show off your favorite funky socks or go bare for a head-turning look. Some critics are even calling these rain boots the ‘it’ shoe of the season!
Joules Evedon Tall Boot
These flirty and feminine rain boots will be your go-to date shoe during the rainy season. With a glossy finish and a bow on the back, your feet will be confident and cute from all angles. With just enough frill, we can’t get enough of these rain boots. Your feet will love them too due to their round toe silhouette and their padded footbed that provides all the proper support. Our favorite pair? The burgundy rubber. These deep red rain boots are complemented by an elegant black bow, ideal to wear with your comfiest jeans or a color-blocked t-shirt dress.
Ugg Shelby Matte Rain Boot
Don’t risk staining your sheepskins by investing in a pair of Ugg’s high-quality rain boots. The Shelby is a classic style made with matte rubber and a sheepskin insole. Leave the traditional Ugg boots for winter and opt for sheepskin boot liners to take your rain boots to a whole new level of comfort and warmth. Looking for a basic style rain boot with over the top performance? We’ve found your boots. They come in red, black, navy, and olive to match any color scheme. Feel free to splash around in the Ugg Shelby Matte Rain Boot, the perfect combination of style and function. These rain boots will even look great in the sultry light of a London pub!
Who said rain boots can’t be stylish? With everyone from Target to Chanel aware of the demand for cute and weather-proof footwear, there’s no doubt you’ll be able to find the perfect pair for yourself.
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