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CLC Rain Wear Boot Review

  • MANUFACTURER: CLC RAINWEAR
  • MODEL NO:   F23011
  • SIZES:   7 -14
  • WEIGHT:   28 OUNCES
  • SHIPPING WEIGHT:  4.5 POUNDS
  • DIMENSIONS:  8 x 16 x 4.5 INCHES
  • COLORS:  BLACK
  • OUTER MATERIAL:  PVC
  • SOLE:  RUBBER
  • ALSO:  CLEATED OUTERSOLE
  • WARRANTY: LIFETIME LIMITED
  • WATER RESISTANT:  YES
  • PRICE GUIDE:  $17.97-$23.37
  • OUR RATING:  4.2 STARS OUT OF FIVE

THE FIRST IMPRESSION

Men listen up!

You aren’t interested in fashion. You want something hard wearing that will see you through the floods and rain this winter. read more

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Sorel Men’s Cheyanne Lace Rain Boot Review

  • MANUFACTURER:  SOREL
  • MODEL NO:   CHEYANNE LACE
  • SIZES: 7 (D)(M) 14 (D) (M)
  • WEIGHT: 28 OUNCES
  • SHIPPING WEIGHT: 3 POUNDS
  • DIMENSIONS: 15 X 14 X 6 INCHES (BOXED)
  • COLORS:  CHIPMUNK/ BLACK, BLACK/DARK BROWN, MADDER BROWN/STOUT, SAGE/ SANGUINE, DARK MOUNTAIN/ BLACK, COLLEGIATE NAVY, CITY GREY/ SHARK
  • OUTER MATERIAL:  LEATHER UPPER
  • SOLE: RUBBER
  • FIT AS EXPECTED: 75%
  • SHAFT HEIGHT:  0.75”
  • CALF CIRCUMFERENCE:  13”
  • ALSO: THINSULATE LINING
  • WATER RESISTANT:   YES
  • PRICE GUIDE:  $69.81-169.99
  • OUR RATING:  4.3 STARS OUT OF FIVE

THE DESIGN OVERVIEW

 

Made from leather and ankle height, these look like stylish and substantial boots, to see you powering through the winter rains and storms. read more

Joules Women's Welly Print Rain Boot review

Joules Women’s Welly Print Rain Boot Review

  • MANUFACTURER: JOULES
  • MODEL NO: WELLYPRINT
  • SIZES: 4 (F)(B) M- 10 (B) M
  • SHIPPING WEIGHT:  5 POUNDS
  • DIMENSIONS:  4 X 3 X 2 INCHES
  • COLORS: 46 AVAILABLE
  • OUTER MATERIAL: 55% RAYON/ 45% POLYESTER
  • SOLE: RUBBER
  • FIT AS EXPECTED:  65%
  • SHAFT HEIGHT FROM ARCH:  13” APPROX
  • HEEL HEIGHT:  1”
  • BOOT OPENING: 15.25”
  • WATER RESISTANT: YES
  • PRICE GUIDE:  $34.17-156.28+
  • OUR RATING:   4.4STARS OUT OF FIVE

THE DESIGN VIEW

With forty-six styles to choose from, your biggest problem with these rain boots will be that you can’t pick your favorite pair from the line-up. read more

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Dailyshoes Women’s Puddles Rainboots Review

  • MANUFACTURER: DAILY SHOES
  • MODEL NO: PUDDLES
  • SIZES: 5-13
  • DIMENSIONS:  4.1 X 17.1 X 12.2 INCHES
  • COLORS: PURPLE DAISY, LEOPARD, STRAWBERRY, PINK HEART, GREY, ZEBRA, BLACK, G FLORAL, GREEN, LEOPARD ROSE, MONET, MULTI DOT, WHITE MEDALLION, BROWN HORSE, MULTI HEART, BLK-WHT CHEVRON, GRASS, BLACK WHITE POLKA
  • OUTER MATERIAL: SYNTHETIC/RUBBER UPPER/ FABRIC LINING
  • SOLE: RUBBER
  • FIT AS EXPECTED: 49%
  • SHAFT HEIGHT FROM ARCH: 12.5” APPROX
  • HEEL HEIGHT: 1.25”
  • CIRCUMFERENCE:  14”
  • WATER RESISTANT:YES
  • PRICE GUIDE: $20.99-52.48
  • OUR RATING: 4 STARS OUT OF FIVE
  • ADDITIONAL INFO: SIZE RUNS 2 SIZES SMALL

THE FIRST IMPRESSIONS

There are few things good about the winter and there are even fewer things that we like about ‘stepping out’ in a downpour. read more

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We Review The 5 Best Women’s Rainboots for 2017

Not every manufacturer of boots for women understands how to make a proper rainboot for women.  Some are super cute, but practically useless.  Some are constructed to keep the moisture out, but are aesthetically un-appealing, shall we say.  It isn’t always that you get the looks and the function together in one boot, but there are certainly gems out there.  And we think we’ve found them!  Enjoy our review round up of the five best rain boots we have found so far in 2017! read more

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Kamik Women’s Olivia Rain Boot Review

  • FOOTWEAR TYPE: RAIN BOOT
  • SIZES: 6-11 (B) M
  • HALF SIZES: NO
  • WEIGHT: 2.3 POUNDS
  • DIMENSIONS: 17 X 13.5 X 5 INCHES
  • HEIGHT: 13.5 INCHES
  • HEEL: 1 INCH APPROX
  • SHAFT TO ARCH: 13.5 INCHES APPROX
  • PLATFORM: 0.5 INCHES APPROX
  • BOOT OPENING: 15 INCHES APPROX
  • MATERIAL: SYNTHETIC RUBBER
  • OUTER SOLE: SYNTHETIC RUBBER
  • ALSO: REMOVABLE COMFORT FOOTBED
  • WATER RESISTANT: YES
  • COLORS: CHARCOAL WITH PINK BOTTOM, BLACK, BERRY, GREEN, CHARCOAL WITH GREEN BOTTOM, NAVY, BLUE, BLACK WITH BRICK RED SOLE, BLACK/INK BLUE, CHARCOAL/AMBER,CHARCOAL WITH GREEN BOTTOM
  • BRAND: KAMIK
  • COUNTRY: CANADA
  • MODEL NO: OLIVIA-W
  • FIT AS EXPECTED: 43% APPROX
  • OUR RATING: 4 OUT OF FIVE STARS
  • PRICE GUIDE: $19.99-$99.99

Why oh, why did God create winter? It must be perfectly possible to live in a world with summer time all round, surely. Unfortunately, without having to live in a desert or somewhere like that, it is a sad fact that fall follows summer, which is inevitably pursued like a fox by a rabid pack of hounds by winter. read more

KEEN Men's Waimea H2 Sandal review

KEEN Men’s Waimea H2 Sandal Review

  • SHOE TYPE: SANDAL
  • SIZES: 7-15 (D) M US
  • HALF SIZES: YES
  • SHIPPING WEIGHT: 1.3 POUNDS
  • DIMENSIONS: 12 X 9 X 2 INCHES
  • MATERIAL: FABRIC/POLYESTER
  • OUTER SOLE: RUBBER
  • ALSO: NON MARKING OUTSOLE COMPRESSION MOLDED EVA SOLE
  • WATER RESISTANT: YES
  • MACHINE WASHABLE: YES
  • COLORS: INNERTUBE/ BLACK, MIDNIGHT NAVY/NEUTRAL GRAY/BLACK/ BRONZE MIST, DRESS BLUE/ DEEP TEAL, RAVEN/ BURNT OCHRE
  • BRAND: KEEN
  • MODEL NO: WAIMEA H2-1121
  • FIT AS EXPECTED: 77%
  • OUR RATING: 4.4 OUT OF FIVE STARS
  • PRICE GUIDE: $29.99-$115.00

THE FIRST IMPRESSION

The most obvious thing about how the Waimea H2 differs from ‘ordinary’ flip flops, even the upper end of the range, is the distinctive fact that these have a toe guard on them. read more

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Atika Men’s Sport Sandals Review – Maya Trail Outdoor Water Shoes

SHOE TYPE:  SANDAL

  • SIZES: 6-13 (D) M US
  • HALF SIZES: NO
  • SHIPPING WEIGHT: 12 OUNCES
  • DIMENSIONS: 9.8 INCHES APPROX (SIZE SEVEN)/250- 300MM
  • MATERIAL: NYLON STRAP
  • OUTER SOLE: RUBBER
  • ALSO: EVA COMPRESSION MOLDED FOOTBED, SOME MODELS UNISEX
  • WATER RESISTANT: YES
  • COLORS: M110 (MAYA)- BLACK, COOL GREY, WOOD BROWN, COOL BLUE, MID BROWN, NAVY BROWN, RED BROWN M105 (ORBITAL)– DARK NAVY. OTHER COLORS MAY BE AVAILABLE
  • BRAND: ATIKA OUTDOOR
  • MADE IN: CHINA
  • MODEL NO: M110/ M105
  • FIT AS EXPECTED: 77%
  • OUR RATING: 4.5 OUT OF FIVE STARS
  • PRICE GUIDE: $19.98
  • WHAT ARE THESE SANDALS THEN?

    For the purposes of this review, there are two types of sandal included in the same listing, the M110 (Maya) which is a thong like strappy sandal, with a nylon strap and something rather different, the M105, which is more of a sandal/sneaker hybrid shoe. It is also actually called ‘Orbital’ on their packaging information. read more

    Teva Men's Omnium Closed-Toe Sandal Review

    Teva Men’s Omnium Closed-Toe Sandal Review

    • SHOE TYPE: SANDAL
    • SIZES: 7-16 (D) M US
    • HALF SIZES: AVAILABLE
    • MATERIAL: SYNTHETIC AND MESH
    • VEGAN FRIENDLY: YES
    • OUTER SOLE: RUBBER
    • DIMENSIONS: 12 x 8 x 4 INCHES
    • ITEM WEIGHT: 13.4 OZ APPROX (SIZE 9)
    • SHIPPING WEIGHT: 7 POUNDS
    • WATERPROOF: YES
    • ADDITIONAL INFO: RUBBER TOE BUMPER, SHOC-PAD HEEL ABSORBER
    • FIT AS EXPECTED: 82%
    • COLORS: OMBRE BLUE, BUNGEE CORD, BROWN, BROWNED, TURKISH COFFEE
    • BRAND: TEVA
    • MODEL NO: OMNIUM
    • OUR RATING: 4.4 OUT OF FIVE STARS
    • PRICE GUIDE: $58-$99.95

    THE DESIGN VIEW

    Before we get started, we should mention that this particular sandal appears to come in two incarnations, in vegan ‘spider rubber’ and the leather alternative. Our review is concerned with the vegan rubber version. read more

    Teva Men's Katavi Thong Outdoor Sandal

    Teva Men’s Katavi Thong Outdoor Sandal Review

    • SHOE TYPE: FLIP FLOP/ SANDAL
    • SIZES: 7-16 US
    • HALF SIZES: NO
    • SHIPPING WEIGHT: 2 POUNDS
    • DIMENSIONS: 14.5 X 7.5 X 5.7 INCHES
    • MATERIAL: SUEDE/ RUBBER/NYLON
    • OUTER SOLE: NON MARKING RUBBER
    • ALSO: EVA MOLDED FOOTBED, CONTOURED FOOTBED
    • WATER RESISTANT: YES
    • WASHABLE: YES BUT HANDWASH ONLY
    • COLORS: BUNGEE CORD, WALNUT
    • BRAND: TEVA
    • MODEL NO: KATAVI THONG
    • FIT AS EXPECTED: 84%
    • OUR RATING: 4.5 OUT OF FIVE STARS
    • PRICE GUIDE: $49-$55+

    THE HISTORY

    When is a flip flop not a flip flop? When it is made by Teva, the aquatic footwear specialists. read more