Anytime the wind chill in New York City drops below zero, it's time to rethink what's protecting your own two feet. Whether you are a traveler caught unprepared for the 2015 winter or just in need of a new pair of fashionable snow boots, Shoe Parlor has you covered.
The Sorel Mens 1964 Premium T Snow Boot sports a durable rubber sole for crunching ice and snow, with a rich leather top for the fashion forward dude conquering temperatures down to -40 degrees. $139.95.
Slip into a pair of Bed Stu's Oath Winter Boot and command the sidewalks, one snowy step at a time. $219.95.
For the urban cowboy, stride through the winter months in a pair of Frye's Phillip Harness Boot. Equipped with a leather sole and heel, plus stylish straps, your rugged country style stays in tip-top shape until the warmer weather comes around. $209.95.
With the Ugg Bonham for women, trot around town with the sturdy warmth that Ugg is famously known for, and look good while doing it. $149.95.
Keep those toes toasty with the Frye Womens Valerie 6 Motorcycle Boot. With a secure zipper back, standard Frye buckle for added design, and a shearling lining, you can rock your edgy wardrobe without sacrificing heat. $339.95.
The Ugg Mens Butte Winter Boot lets you slosh through puddles with waterproof leather, cut through slick ice with a hardcore tough toe and heel bumper, and keep your digits at the perfect temperature with a full shearling lining. $224.95.
For over 30 years, this independently-owned New York City shoe store has been a go-to source for men's, women's and children's footwear, with styles ranging from athletic to formal. However it's their large selection of winter boots that makes the shop such an invaluable destination during weeks like this one.
Your feet will thank you.
Shoe Parlor is located at 851 7th Avenue between 54th and 55th Sts; 212-582-0039; or visit them at www.shoeparlor.com,