The following article was
written by PETA staffer Royale.
Baby, it's cold outside!
As the winter months wear on and
the shelves overflow with flocks of fuzzy-wuzzy selections, remember: It's as
important to stay tenderhearted as it is to stay trendy. When it comes to fur—whether
it came from an animal on a fur farm or from one who was trapped in the wild—every
bit of trim produced caused an animal tremendous suffering and
took away a life. You don't want that on your hands—or feet—right? And
shearling has the same sad story; no amount of fluff can hide the fact that
anyone who buys wool supports a cruel and bloody industry.
So, to keep your toes toasty (and
your heart ice-free), I suggest the following faux-fur footwear and synthetic
socks needed. The following picks are like pillows for you paws—and the only
kind of furry tongue a girl dreams of. Am I right?
Bakers' Oscar: $59.95
River Island Turtle Faux
Fur Lined Flat Boots: $77.56
Blizardd by Steve Madden: $89.95
heeled booties are nothing short of shear-joy!
Collar Heeled Boots:
Aldo's Straugter: $48.99
ASOS Autograph Faux Fur
Cuff Lace Up Boots: $94.82
Flats or heels, these winter
shoes are sure to make a statement. Faux snow! (Like fo' sho', get it? OK, I'll
I have a pair of Aldo's Straugter
boots on the way. Which pair is your favorite? Tell me in the comments section
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