If you prefer casual outfits in your day to day life, you know how annoying it is to wear sneakers on rainy days. Most sneakers, and especially the best ones, get soaked and you have to go around in wet shoes. You have probably tried to search for some rain boots. But what to do if boots aren’t your style?
Here we have picked some good water-resistant sneaker-type shoes for rainy season that are worth to take a look at.
|Vans Men's Sk8-Hi MTE Skate Shoe||M||$26.99 - $172.00|| |
|Converse Unisex Chuck Taylor All Star Leather Hi Sneak||M||$14.31 - $145.00|| |
|Nike Lunar Force 1 Duckboot Boot||M||$164.94 - $259.99|| |
|Nike Jordan Men's Air Jordan 1 Basketball Shoe||M||$69.84 - $272.65|| |
|adidas Performance Men's Kanadia 7 TR M Trail Running Shoe||M||$35.99 - $99.90|| |
|ASICS GEL-Lyte III Retro Running unisex-adult Shoe||M||$39.95 - $140.00|| |
|Skechers Sport Men's Waterproof Hiker Sneaker||M||$47.85 - $79.95|| |
|Reebok Men's Work N Cushion 2.0 Walking Shoe||M – 4E||$38.74 - $84.99|| |
While choosing rain shoes look at the material the shoes are made of. If you go for leather you may choose almost any style without hesitation. Leather is naturally waterproof which makes the shoes usable in the wet.
Leather sneakers will keep your feet dry and are the best choice if you like casual style and need “rain boots”.
You may think that waterproof shoes don’t need protection and care. Well, think again. Because if you would like your shoes to last, you need to take care of them. Here is what we recommend to do:
A matter to consider when choosing sneakers for rainy weather is a poor grip on slippery surfaces. Sneaker soles are not made with good traction in mind as they are supposed to be light and easy to wear for all kinds of activities. This often makes them very slippery on wet surfaces.
Choose sneakers with large treads and soft gripping rubber outsole in order to protect yourself from slipping. For example Adidas Performance Men’s Kanadia Shoe.
If you don’t want to buy new sneakers or need something to cover the shoes in case of a sudden rain here are some options on how to waterproof the shoes: