Make Your Winter Boots Last Forever — Or At Least All Winter

Designed by Anna Sudit.
You probably get away with wearing your new heels or sneakers straight out of the box. But, if there's one class of footwear you really can't afford to neglect, it's winter boots. Care for them properly, and they'll valiantly protect you from snow drifts and slush piles from now until spring. Ignore them — and well, hope you like cold, wet feet.
To help make your new pair really last, we spoke with Timberland buyer Jackie Burlage to round up her expert tips on keeping your boots working for you longer. Click on — and never experience that squishy-sock feeling again. Let the boot camp begin...