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Big Rain Drops...

..... require some big'ol rain boots.

We're going to a wedding in April in Vermont and from what I understand, it's supposed to be "mud season" up there during that time.  I don't know what means exactly, so what I envision is just mud and slosh everywhere.  So in order to prepare, I decided that I need to bring a pair of rain boots with me.

I didn't have a pair and while I would like a pair, I haven't purchased them yet.  I was talking to my sister and she said that she had two pairs that she was going to be getting rid of, so for me, it was perfect timing!  I went and picked them up from her yesterday and today, we have big'ol rain drops! 

So this morning, I pieced together some items that would match with my boots and I'm sporting them proudly today, even though my husband wasn't really a fan, this morning...



So far, they seem to be a hit in the office with just about everyone!  I like to think that they are complimenting me on them because they actually look cute and not because I look like a fool, but you can never be too sure...

Anyway, now I have to plan my wedding attire around these boots so I can make them work while we're up there!!



Oh and one more thing.  Yes, I can wear jeans to work.  In fact, I can wear them any day that I want and the rain boots... sure!  I could wear flips daily too.  No one would care, just as long as inappropriate things are covered up.  Shorts are okay too.



Written 4.8.10

Comments

the grumbles said…
your hubby didn't approve?? I think you look SO CUTE! I also have a pain of ridiculous rain boots. mine have bulldogs on them (of course) but I can never seem too pair them up with an outfit quite as well as you have here. two thumbs up!

(and jealous about the jeans and flip flops, flip flops are a forbidden item at our office)
katie beth said…
Cute! Its my personal opinion that husbands don't know much about fashion. Even though they may know what they find attractive.
from C to C said…
Those are tooo cute! I agree with kaite beth that husband's don't know much about fashion, it seems lately any new stylish outfit i have bought, the hubs doesn't really care too much for. Good luck coordinating your wedding outfit!
Allison said…
So cute! Love them!
I LOVE these!! And where do you work again? Not fair!
Iris Took said…
Very cute! I also feel like husbands/boyfriends don't like the rainboot look but they also don't like it when we complain when we don't have on "sensible" footwear.

Sensible AND fashionable? Win/win sister.
Alyson said…
I love a cute pair of wellies! how fun!!
Danica said…
Adorable!! I want a pair!!!

LW wouldn't like them either...men are so silly sometimes.
Sarah said…
I've been meaning to buy some cute rain boots and your little post has motivated me even more! My hubby HATES any kid of boots that aren't leather with heels. He just doesn't know... :) Happy to have stumbled upon your blog!

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