The Best Winter Shoes for Kids to Wear During Cold Weather

by Hilary Braaksma

The Best Winter Shoes for Kids to Wear During Cold Weather
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Shopping for winter shoes can be hard—it’s easy to nail down the obvious, like snow boots, but what about for regular day-to-day wear? If you’re looking for warm shoes that will keep your kids comfortable during chilly weather but are more appropriate for playdates and the classroom than stomping around in the snow, check out these trendy winter shoe styles.

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For Baby Girls

Gap Baby Brannan Booties


Keep your new baby’s tiny toes warm all winter in these adorable knit booties from Gap. These baby booties are 100% cotton, machine washable and come in a wide variety of color choices including indigo, milkshake pink, french vanilla, dark night and gray.

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For Baby Boys

Old Navy Faux Suede Desert Boot for Babies


These faux-suede booties are super stylish and comfortable for baby boys to wear with all of their winter weather outfits. The padded ankle collar sits comfortable on their little legs and provides coverage and protection from exposure to cold weather. These boots come in tan and gray.

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For Toddler Girls

OshKosh Pink Combat Boots


These adorable pink OshKosh combat-style boots for toddler girls have a faux sherpa trim and fleece lining that will keep their toes toasty warm during winter weather. The zip-up design makes them easy and fast to put on before heading out for the day.

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For Toddler Boys

Carter’s Buffalo Check Wool Boots


Keep your little guy cozy while he practices his first steps or perfects his running during chilly winter months. The padded ankle collars provides extra warmth and comfort and the bold buffalo check print is the perfect pattern for fall and winter.

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For Little Girls

Geox Olivia Stivali Boot


This durable boot is super stylish and a great addition to any little girl’s wardrobe. The shoes have a sophisticated, sleek appearance that will look great with everything from jeans to dresses and tights, and the boots have a thermal lining to keep her feet warm on even the coldest of days.

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For Little Boys

UGG Neumel II Water Resistant Chukka Boots


UGG boots are synonymous with winter warmth, but this chukka style boot from the brand is as stylish as it is practical. Young boys can dress these lined, water-resistant boots up or down—they’ll look as great with jeans and a hoodie as they do with khakis and a sweater.

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For Preteen Girls

Boden Pompom Suede Boots


Add a little bit of sparkle to her winter wardrobe with these pretty pom-pom boots from Boden. These blue suede shoes have a leather insock and faux fur lining to keep your girl comfortable and warm on cool winter days.

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For Preteen Boys

Dr. Martens Combs Junior Boot


Let him lace up these combat boots for a stylish take on winter wear that will match almost any outfit. These classic, comfortable boots are durable, have a side zipper for easy on-and-off and come in black or olive.

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For Teen Girls

Chooka Eastlake Chelsea Faux Fur Waterproof Boot


These trendy olive Chelsea boots are waterproof and fur-lined for a fabulous take on winter wear. Teenage girls will love pairing these comfy rubber boots with skinny jeans and sweaters, tunics and leggings and other stylish winter outfits.

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For Teen Boys

Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Winter Water-Repellent High Top


Chuck Taylor All-Stars are a classic style for teen boys and young men that got a winter-ready makeover with this water-repellent design. These high top sneakers have boot-like details and weather-durable leather material to help keep him dry and warm all day long.