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Editors’ Picks: Splash around with water-resistant footwear

Brave the rains with stylish shoes that won’t leave you all wet

Sperry Seven Seas (Glorietta 3, Ayala Center, Makati; 843-4917)


Living in the Philippines means learning to deal with moody weather. Add the fact that it’s the rainy season and that the other fact that climate change is over (yes, it’s real) and the chances for a sudden downpour are always high. This makes what you wear on your feet an even consideration as you don’t a shoe rack full of ruined pairs. While wearing pumps and suede are impractical, you don’t have to forego your fashion sense entirely. Here are some suggestions that will help you through a water-logged day.

Left photo, from left: Kicker Becki in nude (Res Toe Run, Glorietta 4, Ayala Center, Makati; 817-8850) and Aigle boots in red (@aigleph). Right photo, clockwise from left: Doc Martens 1460 in black (Glorietta 4, Ayala Center, Makati; 817-8862), Aigle boots in black (@aigleph), Native Miller in black (Glorietta 4, Ayala Center, Makati; 729-3576), and Aigle boots in black (@aigleph).
Left photo, from left: Keds Scout Splash WX in black (Glorietta 3, Ayala Center, Makati; keds.com.ph) and Dr. Martens Gabe in black (Glorietta 4, Ayala Center, Makati; 817-8862). Right photo, clockwise from top: Keds Scout Splash WX in Forest Green (Glorietta 3, Ayala Center, Makati; keds.com.ph), Native Howard in blue and white (Glorietta 4, Ayala Center, Makati; 729-3576), and Keds Ombre Plaid WX (Glorietta 3, Ayala Center, Makati; keds.com.ph).


Photography by Renzo Navarro
Art Direction by Mags Ocampo

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