When I was a young girl rain boots were big and clumpy. They were usually ill fitting and uncomfortable but in last ten years the humble rain boot has become a fashion statement for all seasons. Now you can find cute rain boots for women in any style and design. in addition fittings are readily available for plus size women who need wide calf rain boots.
For the fall there are stylish lace up rain boots that are elegant enough to wear to work or on a night out. As the winter sets in there are some lovely cozy classic style wellington boots that look great while protecting the feet and legs from rain and snow.
For the spring there are some super cute rain boots that are fun and fresh. Clear PVC jelly boots for instance, add a bit of fun to any outfit, just pick out a pair of colorful socks and mix and match. Alternatively there are some adorable rain proof sneakers that are light weight and comfortable, just perfect to wear out when those pesky April showers are about.
With summer comes the outdoor music festivals and the perfect opportunity to slip on a pair of cool funky wellies with a bit of attitude. British manufacturer Hunter Boots LTD have seen their footwear become the rain boot of choice for many celebrities. When model and fashion icon Kate Moss was pictured at Glastonbury 2005 rocking a classic green pair of Hunters it brought the brand a new generation of fans. Suddenly the wellie boot became cool.
It is a great idea to cherry pick the best pair from each style so you can have a waterproof option for different outfits. There are some nice high end boots available from designers like Ralph Lauren, Marc by Marc Jacobs and Michael Kors. These boots are suitable to wear on inclement nights out. If you have green fingers and like to mess about in your back yard then there are some nice cheap and cheerful rain boots that fit the bill. If you have a dog you will be used to trekking about in wet and dreary conditions. a Lovely comfortable pair of waterproofs can definitely make it less of a chore and there are plenty of light weight and flexible pairs available.
For plus sized women or women who are athletically built and need a little extra room around the calf, a quick Google of “Wide Calf rain boots” and “extra wide calf rain boots” will return a host of designs for calves between 17 inches and 20 inches.