How did latex boots become chic?

Dior latex boots are new 2015 street style shoe trend.
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Sometimes it only takes a famous street style ladies walking around in their new favourite designer piece during the fashion week, and fashionistas around the world will soon enough become crazy about that desirable piece. Of course, high street stores realized the same so by the time you start thinking about it, they already have an affordable version on their shelves.

This time, stylish ladies like Rihanna, Anna Dello Russo, Elena Perminova and Chiara Ferragni made a step forward by wearing a latex boots designed by Raf Simons for Dior’s Haute Couture SS15 collection (later appeared in the fall catwalk show too), which wouldn’t be so unusual that latex wasn’t considered as, let’s just say, undesirable material in your wardrobe (until now). This fetish-inspired skin tight footwear with a transparent block heel come in several colours as well as heights which fashionistas pulled off in a completely new, unpretentious chic way.

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If you are wondering how can latex be chic, keep reading. Know that latex isn’t reserved only for the bravest, well maybe an over-the-knee red model that Anna Dello Russo was wearing, because there are even wearable versions like simple black ankle boots. 

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The positive side of latex footwear? They are fun, unconventional and different, can be worn from day-to-night with pieces like flared jeans or skirts.

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