The Must-Have Boots for Winter
The dip in temperature isn’t all doom and gloom. When the mercury plummets, so too does one’s pedicure bill, and cold mornings herald our favourite time of year: boots season. Step firmly into it with the best pairs to buy now.
The Knee-High Boots
The unofficial uniform of well-heeled women everywhere, lofty leathers step up the game of any ensemble – from sleek midi dresses to light separates. Look to neutral hues like deep brown and buttery cream to echo the palette of the season.
The Over-the-Knee Boots
Leather Bryson Boots 100$1,226Now $613
Leather Glove Over-the-Knee Boots$983
Leather Bea Cuissard Over-The-Knee Boots 85$1,782
Suede Lowland Lift Over-The-Knee Boots 35$918
Leather Lowland Ultralift Over-The-Knee Boots 50$1,060
The Ankle Boots
The Chunky Boots
After the arrival of Bottega Veneta’s XXL Lug and Tire boots, it was only a matter of time before chunky-soled styles became the boots to be seen in. With hefty rubber soles worthy of a Wellington boot, they’re the all-weather pairs that will see you through winter. Prepare to stomp forth and conquer.
Leather Lug Boots$1,000
Leather Flash Ankle Boots 95$1,113
Leather XL Chelsea Boots$408
Leather Tire Knee-High Boots$1,237
Leather Ankle Boots$935
Leather Tire Chelsea Boots$1,113
Gloria Over-The-Knee Boots$255
The Day-to-Night Boots
The Riding Boots
Where cowboy boots once reigned supreme, sleek riding boots are now in the saddle – an evolution of the two styles’ shared equestrian roots. Stacked atop a chunky sole, Stuart Weitzman’s mid-calf pair are the cream of the (riding) crop.
The Lace-up Boots
Biker, combat, hiking... Whatever boot camp you find yourself in, lace-up pairs stand firm as fashion’s most functional footwear. Identified by a sturdy sole and twining laces, this silhouette will do battle in the urban jungle – however harsh the conditions.