The Best Boots You Can Buy
FOR THIS WINTER
Winter may seem like a snowy wonderland to some. Canadians definitely know how unpredictable our climate really is. This poses challenges to the fashion obsessed from coast to coast. Lucky for us, a staple boot never goes out of style and can be worn across weather conditions. We’ve curated our seasonal favourites to help you go from city streets to chalet chic.
By Jane Bradshaw
The Spirit Boot, Port by Dear Frances ($795)
Handmade in Lombardia, Italy, these leather boots are worth the investment. The grounding block heel lends itself to easy walking, and the port nappa leather forms to feet for a comfortable feel. They offer an elegant, slim silhouette – perfect to wear to the office or sophisticated night out.
Port by Dear Frances ($795) Landlaan Chelsea Boot by ($150)
A staple to any closet, Aldo’s newest rendition on the Chelsea Boot offers slip-proof soles and elegant leather accents to add an edge to your everyday look. Made with a rubber lug sole, these boots can endure winter weather – an ideal urban alternative for a traditional snow boot.
Hunter Original Insulated Pac Boots ($215)
A modern take on a winter classic, these insulated boots are lightweight and Sherpa-lined to help leap into colder and wetter weather. The sleek design has a waterproof footbed and upper, ensuring full protection from the elements thrown your way. We’re loving the brown and navy colour combo, offering a colourful boost on even the most grey days.
Vagabond AMINA ($220)
This Swedish footwear brand is taking over North America with their wide range of coveted boots. The Amina style offers an infusion of western detailing on a timeless ankle boot, merging our desert dreams with seasonal practicality. The lining is made from certified organic cotton, and the insole from chrome-free tanned leather, guaranteeing a breathable weat for seasons to come.
L’intervalle Cahsel White Leather ($228)
Winter whites take on a whole new meaning with these L’intervalle heels. The tall sock will make you feel like a Bond Girl, whether you pair it with a long trouser or wear over tights. They may not be your everyday walking shoe, but they will elevate any outfit without feeling impractical.
Everlane Knee High Boot ($330)
Stand tall this season with this buttery Italian leather boot from the fan favourite brand, Everlane. Made ethically in Val D’Arno, Italy, this high profile silhouette offers all day comfort in knee-high form. Easily slip on over a pair of jeans or pair with a skirt – these gorgeous shoes have an every-outfit kind of appeal.