Wellington boot

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(19th century) a man's high tasseled boot

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These miles will be added to the total for the Great African Welly Walk, which aims to see fundraisers walk the same distance as the entire coastline of Africa, all in their wellies.
A series of industry leaders have been signing a pair of 9ft wellies during the show.
Visitors will also be able to decorate their wellies on site.
Organiser Alison Bailey Smith said: "After a great lunchtime of frantic planting with Birkenhead School, we're now left with only seven wellies - we need hundreds.
It's a beautiful sunny day with no need for wellies, I reason.
Holly wears scarf, pounds 8, grey ruffled skirt, pounds 14, and peach printed T-shirt, pounds 12, from Select with Regatta wellies, pounds 25, from Oswold Bailey.
The wellies, available in three styles being the RHS digger clog, costing pounds 20, the digger half boot, which cost pounds 30 and the digger boot, pounds 40, have already proved popular among discerning gardeners.
He found that nearly 60 per cent of the wellies were right ones.
"The children are really excited to wear their wellies to raise money for such an important cause," said Head Teacher Emma Beeston, "Our harvest appeal supports Farm Africa because it gives communities in eastern Africa the tools they need to dig themselves out of poverty."
Events co-ordinator Nia Richards said: "We are excited to be part of World Cerebral Palsy Day and are looking forward to getting our wellies on, even if it's still sunny outside.
Okay she did wear wellies (you're hardly going to wear stilettos though are you?) but we loved her 21st-century cowgirl look with the tan waistcoat and fringed leather jacket.
This year I am investing in a decent pair of wellies and a totally waterproof coat and if you're heading to a festival/concert anywhere outside the US state of California, I suggest you do the same.
These eye-catching red wellies with a fabulous bow detail are like a gift to yourself.
WELLIES Standing on muddy grass all night means wellies all round.
I LOVE boots - from wellies to workboots and Uggs to cowboy boots.