10 Rain-Friendly Shoes for the Unpredictable Weather
Just in case.
With the erratic weather and sudden downpours that are refusing to let up, going out wearing your favorite kicks is becoming more of a challenge (and a risk)—there's always the danger of ruining your go-to pair. But you don't have to settle for heavy rain boots either. Below, check out 10 shoes you can brave the rain in without having to sacrifice style over function!
Triple Bandeau Leather (P3,495) from Keds
Keds' leather sneakers are comfy and durable. The Triple Bandeau Leather in particular has a triple decker sole that'll keep your feet dry from sudden downpours, and with its leather finish, the murky rainwater will slide off your shoe instead of staining it black and leaving it wet, the way it would with canvas sneakers.
Superstar Shoes (P5,300) from Adidas
The classic Superstar trainers from Adidas has stood the test of time, and for good reason. Its leather upper and authentic rubber shell toe are the perfect combo against the rain. All you need is a quick wipe when you get home and your shoes will be good as new! Pro tip: Maintain the quality of your leather shoes by stuffing them with newspaper when you get home as you let them dry.
Vivienne Westwood Space Love II (P4,500) from Melissa
We can't talk about a list of waterproof shoes and not have Melissa's signature jelly pairs on it. Your feet can still look dainty as you brave the rain with this pristine Vivienne Westwood Space Love II pair.
Air Huarache iD (U.S. $130; roughly P7,023) from Nike
Keep up with the chunky-shoe trend this rainy season with the Nike Air Huarache iD. Its upper is made with water-resistant neoprene that helps keep your feet comfortable the whole day.
Tiana Waterproof Pointy Toe Bootie (U.S. $149.95; roughly P8,104) from Blondo
Trudge through the worst weather in style with the Tiana Waterproof Bootie. Boasting a collection of waterproof boots, Blondo's shoes are built with Aqua Protect seal guard leather. The Tiana in particular is made from soft treated suede and natural rubber to keep you looking chic and storm-ready at the same time.
1461 Virginia (P6,981) from Dr. Martens
Made from durable Virginia leather, these Doc Martens aren't just built to survive the rain; they also require no breaking in as they're purposely made to feel soft and supple for your feet. Plus, its slip-resistant feature will help keep your inner clumsy self in check when you're walking in the rain.
Originals Continental 80 (P5,300) from Adidas
This pair from Adidas features grain leather—a material that's durable enough for sudden downpours—for its uppers. The red-and-navy stripe detail down the upper adds a touch of edge. Plus, we love how it reminds us of P.E. classes back in the day!
F-Sporty II Sneakers (P6,990) from FitFlop
These leather lace-up sneakers called F-Sporty II are designed for those who are always on the go. It features slip-resistant rubber pods, and it come in various colors and styles, too!
Sammy Court High Heels (P2,995) from Topshop
Need to wear heels even when it's raining outside? You'll love these gorgeous nude pumps from Topshop, which are made from water-resistant and lightweight polyurethane leather.
Water Repellant Organic Cotton Sneakers (P1,650) from Muji
This story originally appeared on Preview.ph. Minor edits have been made by the Spot.ph editors.