Aetrex’s Berries collection is created with advanced waterproofing technology, memory foam insoles and Neoprene insulated linings that allow you to keep your New Year commitment of walking to the further subway stop even when temps hit below 10 degrees. Aetrex Bungee boots in Gooseberry, $129.95, www.aetrex.com
Sorel’s Luxe waterproof full-grain leather boots come with a built-in removable recycled felt inner boot to ensure that your feet stay warm, dry and comfy even when trekking in icy conditions. The faux fur snow cuff add a fancy touch to your bundled up look. Sorel Joan of Arctic Premium Boot, $195, www.sorel.com
If you look a spill in last Sunday’s black ice coverd streets you know the importance of having boots with traction. Pajar Canada’s ice gripper boots include retractable ice picks on the outsoles for traction in ice and snow. The boots are waterproof and guaranteed to keep you warm even when temps fall to -20C.