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We Can't Get Enough of These Blundstones

The Women's Active Series boots from Blundstone ($165) are associate social media editor Svati Narula's favorites for any occasion. Lightweight, breathable, and durable, they're great for going from work to the trail.

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Video Transcript

[MUSIC PLAYING] INTERVIEWER: So I just took these off my feet. This is my one and only pair of Blundstone boots. When I got them, they were called the Blundstone Summer boots. I think now Blundstone is calling them their Active Series boots. But regardless, they are a more lightweight, summer-friendly version of traditional Blundstones. So instead of being waterproof leather, they're kind of a lighter suede material. They have these two holes for breathability. I love them because, in the summer, I feel like I'm often torn between wearing sandals, which aren't always professional—they can get scuffed up really easily and aren't the most durable—or wearing sneakers, which are supercomfy, but do not look great with dresses. And when it's hot and you work in an office, a lot of times you want to wear a dress but you also don't want to change your shoes when you go take your dog for a hike after work. These are the perfect all-scenario boots. I wouldn't wear them in rain or snow, but other than that, it's [INAUDIBLE] game on. And they were super comfortable right out of the box. They have been just as comfortable on day 100 of wearing them as they were on day one. And I just trust that they're going to last for a long time. And I get a lot of compliments on them. So I don't know what else to say. I'm glad I have them.