In those cold, wet months, every woman needs a few pairs of boots to see them through the season in style but with so many different styles of women’s boots to choose from it can sometimes be difficult to decide which suit your needs best.
From cute shoe boots and ankle boots to sexy knee boots and funky thigh highs, the choice of women’s boots is so wide ranging that you’ll certainly find a pair for all occasions and outfits.
One of the biggest footwear trends of the past year, shoe boots are also known as shooties and are taller than a shoe but shorter than an ankle boot. Perfect for autumn and spring days when you just can’t decide what to shoes to wear, shoe boots are great worn with jeans or leggings, while they’re ideal with dresses or skirts to pull off a cool retro look, making them utterly versatile. And because there are so many different styles of shoes boots from casual flats to dressy heels, they’re easy to dress up or down depending on what you team them with.
Ever so versatile ankle boots are definitely a must have in any woman’s wardrobe because they’re so easy to wear. As with shoe boots, ankle boots made a big comeback in the past year so you’ll find a big choice of styles from the slouchy to those with a killer heel. Flats are most certainly back and this season it’s been combined with the ankle boot for a comfortable yet fashionable flat ankle boot that’s easy to wear with lots of different fashions from the glam grunge and the 80s floral to the sexy skinny jeans and casual cosy look.
There’s just about every style of calf boot you can think of from pointed leather boots with a killer heel to plain and flat designs to cowboy boots and the ever-popular sheepskin boots. As you would expect, calf boots finish half way up the calf and often come in a variety of calf widths from narrow to extra wide calf boots, while many have zips you’ll also find slip on ones with adjustable buckles for a comfortable fit. Perhaps one of the most versatile styles of women’s boots, calf boots come in so many different designs too that you’re bound to find a pair for all occasions.
A classic style of boot, knee boots are one of the most popular types of women’s boots because of their versatility and ease to take from casual daytime to dressy evening looks. Of course, there’s the popular plain black leather knee boots with a heel, perfect with jeans or skirts for a stylish look, while flat knee boots teamed with jeans hit the footwear fashions in winter 2010.
Quite possibly the biggest footwear trend of the past season, thigh high boots and over the knee boots burst onto the scene and the shelves of high street retailers in funky flat heeled designs in suede and leather. Typically worn with skinny jeans, flat over the knee boots are both fashionable and practical and are the perfect footwear choice for those cold, wet winter months.