Remember jelly shoes? Well, they’ve just got a 2020 update. Perfect for rainy weather and casual summer outings, rubber shoes are the versatile accessory of the season, and they're pretty hot in fashion right now.
Reminiscent of the vintage ‘90s trend, this season witnesses various renditions of the thick, rubbery sole. Gucci launched a series of logo mules in rubber slip-on style that feature a low heel and open toe, while Bottega Veneta reinterpreted the classic rain boots with the BV Puddle, which extends up to the ankle in solid, cheery colours.
Check out some of our top picks by some of the hottest fashion houses this season:
Thick, chunky soles make their appearance in this updated rendition of the classic rainboots at Bottega Veneta. They are also made in environmentally-conscious with material: biodegradable rubber out of sugar cane, coffee residues and more. The chunky shape certainly adds some fun factor to your look.
Certainly a glamourous '90s throwback - these Gucci mules are made from glossy rubber that is embossed with the Gucci house emblem, with thick 30mm block heels.
These Chloé Betty boots are a stylish option for rainy days, and made in Italy from shiny rubber with block heels and a sleek square toe.
If 2020 has taught us anything, its that comfortable dressing is key. But if you're still looking to make a statement in comfort, these flatform sandals by AREA may just be for you. The thick soles come in a an eye-catching crystral encrusted fringe to catch light while you walk.