Make a Splash! 2 Ways to Style Your Rain Boots
Truth: When it's raining and pouring, the wisest choice we can make is grab rain boots. Also truth: When it's raining and pouring, the hardest outfit choice we can make is grab rain boots. Those rubbery soles may be adorable, but they also tend to be slightly bulky and can throw off a whole ensemble in a snap (my husband, who has actually laughed out loud at some of my outfit experimentations, can attest). It's time for a change.
I turned to Denver-based Hailee Grace Boutique to help me style the April footwear for the 9-to-5 and the weekend. (Even better, everything in the store and on this list rings in at under $100 dollars.) Mother nature, bring it on!
Bishop and Young sheath dress, $72; scarf, $15; and turquoise necklace, $18, all at Hailee Grace Boutique. Roma rain boots, $49 for similar style
Try it: Dress up your boots with a fancier, single color dress, complimentary statement necklace and simple scarf (use it as a shawl if the wind picks up). Work environment extra dressy? Try this look on casual Friday.
Chaser graphic tank, $54; Just Black cropped flare jeans, $72; Olive and Oak striped sweater, $65; statement necklace, $22; teardrop earrings, $20, all at Hailee Grace Boutique. Roma rain boots.
Try it: Dress 'em down for weekend errands or brunch (or, you know, everything else) with a graphic tee, cropped jeans that will hit just where your boots end, some bling, small earrings and a sweater you can throw over your t-shirt should you get chilly.