It’s strangely warm at the moment, but muddy roads and freezing temperatures are coming. So why hesitate? Now plan in the sucking weather so that you don’t trudge through the gray mud in your beloved sneakers.
If experience has taught us anything, then snowshoes are absolutely necessary. (Sartorially disgusting, even if they seem.) Trust us, you don’t want to end up like Leandra Medine: “Honestly, I could have tackled the abundant snow until yesterday when it turned to slush that inevitably turns into one of these Cars transformed into violent puddles splash so often into pedestrian coats and faces that yesterday they inevitably splashed into mine too. And that wasn’t just any slush, it was frozen slush! Frozen slush with a piss flavor. I also had no choice but to walk the knit sneaker into a three foot puddle first because I won’t be buying snowshoes. “
Spoiler alert: She eventually gave in and bought snowshoes.
Sure, heavy winter boots aren’t everyone’s favorite look, but there are actually a variety of stylish options out there. Do you need visual evidence? Click through the slideshow above to see 16 of the best snowshoes to keep you dry in style this winter.