Now that Labor Day has come and gone and summer’s winding down, your mind may already be bracing itself for a flurry of the dreaded white stuff. But before the snow comes the rain. That’s right, September and October often signal the predictable seasonal deluge, forcing us to not only brave wet leaves and oversized puddles, but the obligatory chill hovering in the air. Have no fear, we’re here to equip you with a slew of rain boots not only primed to keep your toes toasty and dry, they’ll also add a bit of kick to your fall ensembles. Think classic Hunter wellies in not-so-classic shades, black booties that could pass for hardcore moto boots and rain boots in dazzling patterns (we’re even talking ombre) that are bound to turn more than a few heads. Not convinced boots meant for sloshing can be truly stylish? Just take a stroll through the slideshow above for 27 cute rain boots for women that will have you singing in the rain.
As passionate about feminism as she is about fashion, Morgan C. Schimminger spends much of her time writing and editing pieces on everything from celebrity style to the fight to keep funding for Planned Parenthood. She earned her bachelor’s degree in English from the University of California at Berkeley and a master’s degree in publishing from Rosemont College. Morgan has contributed to a variety of publications, including StyleBakery, Uptown, metro.pop and Sister 2 Sister. Every week for theFashionSpot, she profiles the Top 10 Best Dressed Celebs and provides a daily dose of stylish stars via Look of the Day.