Rain boots are trending recently, falling in lockstep with the chunky dad sneaker trend, with fashionable styles having chunky soles. The best boot brands making footwear for rainy days include Stockholm-based Stutterheim, BOGS, and Australian brand Merry People. They all make great-looking styles that are also comfortable and practical.
The Chelsea ankle boot, which includes elastic side panels, is perhaps the most classic style of boot you can invest in. A favorite with men and great-looking paired with jeans for women. Two of the best boot brands specializing in high-quality Chelseas include Thursday Boot Co. and Australian-based RM Williams.
Arguably, the best boot brands on either side of the Atlantic include heritage US label Frye and British-based Grenson, pictured. They have both been producing high-quality leather boots for over 150 years. For classic investment boots, be sure to check out these brands.
BOGS makes stylish waterproof leather and rubber boots designed to withstand rain and snow. Warm, durable, and comfy.
CITY Boots is known for chic and feminine cowboy boots made by hand. The sleek modern fit elongates the leg for a versatile look.
Forsake specializes in waterproof sneaker boots designed for adventure. Find versatile and stylish footwear to take you from peak to pavement.
Frye has been making authentic heritage boots for over 150 years and is a favorite rugged boot brand to rock stars and celebrities.
Hunter Boots, based in Edinburgh, Scotland, make iconic, upmarket rubber Wellington boots that are as fashionable as they are practical.
INUIKII is a Swiss footwear label known for designing statement boots lined with shearling for winter weather. Find an array of colorful high-quality boots that are unique and creative.
Merry People is the Ankle Gumboot specialist, designing chic and practical rain boots that look good enough for the morning commute.
Moon Boot is the iconic Italian brand that bought us the après-ski, or After Ski, look in the '70s. Find well-made snow boots with a high-fashion slant.