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What's your toddler dd wearing on her feet this winter?

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Suddengeekgirl Fri 20-Sep-13 14:54:41

Dd (2.5yo) has cheap Velcro plimsoles but they are starting to fall apart after a summer of hard wear and aren't really suitable any more.
I don't want to get her a ballet pump with an ankle strap type job from Clarks as they're not suitable for cold or wet weather and a toddler who can find a puddle with her eyes shut. hmm

Can you show me what you've got/ getting? smile

Suddengeekgirl Fri 20-Sep-13 14:56:26

Oh and I only want to buy her one pair of shoes so they need to be suitable for all types of casual clothes - dd isn't a party dress sort of girl yet thank goodness- she will cost enough in clothes later on smile

snowgal Fri 20-Sep-13 15:07:40

I've been admiring these smile

Lagoonablue Fri 20-Sep-13 15:08:40


Artandco Fri 20-Sep-13 15:11:15

Personally I think you do need two things.

Nice warm boots / ankle boots similar to above


Waterproof snow boots for deep puddle hump

Artandco Fri 20-Sep-13 15:11:51

Oops- snow boots for puddle jumping/ snow/ winter walks

PuddingAndHotMilk Fri 20-Sep-13 15:12:12

Snowgal they're gorgeous. Do they do them in big sizes?!? envy

snowgal Fri 20-Sep-13 15:14:12

I know!! I think that's why I've been admiring them..... smile

DrinkFeckArseGirls Fri 20-Sep-13 15:23:15

She'd like Sandals...

SkodaLabia Fri 20-Sep-13 15:26:55

DD has these. I love their shoes.

NoForkNKnife Fri 20-Sep-13 15:27:18

Dd has got these. I want some!

MooseyMoo Fri 20-Sep-13 15:38:25

DD has these Clarks shoes and these John Lewis boots (for colder weather as lined)

flootshoot Fri 20-Sep-13 16:17:34

I'm in the same boat needing something for 2.5yo DD who's currently only got glittery canvas pumps. Some of those are lovely but £40 on toddler boots! shock

OneLittleToddleTerror Fri 20-Sep-13 16:30:54

Where do you buy waterproof snowboots for 2-3yo?

tethersend Fri 20-Sep-13 16:31:54


I've managed to stash an unworn gold pair away from when DD1 was small. They are lovely, comfy, go with everything and are very hard-wearing.

Worth the £££ IMO, although ebay is best for cheaper ones.

SmokedMackerel Fri 20-Sep-13 16:52:35

JoJo maman bebe do wellies and snow boots for tiny feet. They were the only place I could find a size 3.

Lidl have excellent fleece lined wellies, but they started too big for my 2 year old.

I love those start rite boots, snow gal

ItsAllGoingToBeFine Fri 20-Sep-13 16:56:12

Go to an independent shop that does European brands and buy her some waterproof boots/snowboots.

FruitSaladIsNotPudding Fri 20-Sep-13 17:02:03

Leather boots for everyday, Wellies with multiple socks for snow/very very wet days. Possibly jazzy party shoes from tesco or similar for Xmas and parties.

FruitSaladIsNotPudding Fri 20-Sep-13 17:10:21

Oh yes, and kickers are brilliant for littlies.

FrancesFarmer Fri 20-Sep-13 17:14:01

DD is wearing these. I may also buy her boots if the winter is very cold.

noisytoys Fri 20-Sep-13 17:16:32

Peppa pig snow boots we picked up brand new from a car boot sale for 50p because someone bought them for their DD to grow into and they didn't fit her at the right time of year

AnotherStitchInTime Fri 20-Sep-13 17:18:17

Autumn either clarks leather ankle boots or wellies.

Winter mid-calf Clarks leather boots or these snowboots.

MakeHayIsAWhaleNow Fri 20-Sep-13 17:23:20

Both dcs had snow boots from Aldi last year - they were excellent, really did the job. Only about £8...! I'm hoping they do them again this year.

OneLittleToddleTerror Fri 20-Sep-13 17:28:41

Thanks, for the suggestion on jo jo maman bebe and independents. There are both of these in that expensive old town close to us which I seldom set foot on.

dyslexicdespot Fri 20-Sep-13 17:41:01

Something like this, I take cold weather seriously!


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