Where to Buy Rainboots
By Danny Wong
, last updated December 22, 2011
Shopping for children's rain boots is an important task. This is especially true if you live in a rainy, wet climate or if you are planning to visit one. Do not wait until the first rain storm strikes to buy your children's rain boots; start looking ahead of time and think about what you want from a pair of boots. In cold, rainy weather, your feet are an extremely important body part to keep warm and dry, so finding a quality pair of rain boots should be at the top of your to-do list. When shopping for rain boots it is important to consider the extremity of the cold and rain your children will be experiencing, what kind of activities your children will be doing while wearing these boots, and what kind of comfort and style you want in a pair of boots for your children. A good pair of rain boots will keep your children's feet warm and dry and keep them protected against inclement weather. You can find rain boots for children at the following places.
Quality children's rain boots are available from L.L. Bean, an outdoor clothing company. L.L. Bean has an online store and stores in Maine. Even if you are not able to go to Maine to shop for boots, they guarantee high quality for all of their products and buying from them online is a good bet. L.L. Bean's rain boots range from $35 to $45 in price. Their standard "puddle stompers" will keep feet very dry and come in blue, navy, red, yellow, and pink. L.L. Bean boots are a good investment, though, especially if you will be in extreme cold and rain; the warmth of your children's feet should be a priority. L.L. Bean also sells quality warm socks to line your boots for extra protection against the cold and rain.
Lands' End is an outdoor and casual clothing company that is similar to L.L. Bean. Lands' End is also a great place to find good rain boots for children. Browse their website for quality boots: Landsend.com. On their website they sell "Overstocks" at lower prices than their regular merchandise; this can be a useful place to find a pair of rain boots at a discounted price. Kids' rain boots are $40 and will protect your children’s' feet from the rain and cold. Girls' and boys' rain boots come in yellow, pink, red, and blue.
Shoes.com is a great footwear website that has many options for rain boots for children. They have many search functions, and you can sort boots by type, color, and size, just to name a few. Shoes.com offers rain boots in almost every solid color. They also offer patterns like polka dots, plaid, and paisley. You can also sort by price to find rain boots that are within your budget. Rain boots on this site cost from $28 to $75 for children. Though shoe shopping online might be tricky since you cannot actually try the boots on, customer reviews will give you a good idea of whether or not the boots run true to size.