Created on: January 22, 2013 Last Updated: January 31, 2013
All-weather boots are the type of boots you can wear regardless of weather. Their role is to keep you warm, dry and comfortable no matter how wet it is outside. The best part is that you can wear them in all weather conditions, even if it is raining, snowing or the sun is up in the sky. Choosing all-weather boots should not be very difficult, especially with so many models readily available on the market.
Keeping you warm
One thing you need from your all-weather boots is the ability to keep you warm. While this is the kind of thing you expect from your winter boots, as the weather tends to change rapidly from one day to another and one week to another, you need a pair of boots that is very versatile. No matter how cute your boots are, if they are not warm enough, you should change them for a pair of more reliable footwear.
Another trait you need to look for when choosing all-weather boots is great insulation. When it is said all-weather, they really should be all-weather. This means that you should be able to trudge through rain or sleet without getting your feet wet. Wet feet can easily lead to you catching a cold, so be aware when you go shopping for all-weather boots of this tiny little aspect.
Freezing rain and sudden drops in temperature can turn the puddles of water on the road into a real tripping and falling hazard. For this reason, you need a pair of winter boots that have great traction. This way, you will make sure that you will be able to stand on your own two feet, without risking painful fractures.
If you also want your all-weather boots to be a fashion statement, there are plenty of style choices.
All-weather boots that stop below the knee are very fashionable right now, and they are also very cute. Worn with skinny jeans, they make for a great look.
Slip-ons are great both in function and form. A bit of fur lining can also make them highly fashionable. Paired with rubber soles for better traction, they are among the best you can find.
You do not necessarily have to go with knee long boots when choosing all-weather boots. There are many ankle long boots that look cute and fashionable, while still providing you with all the great qualities you usually find in winter boots.
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