During the cold months of winter, ladies are forced to forego their strappy sandals and fun wedges for the sake of staying warm. However, that doesn’t mean gals are forced to say sayonara to their fashionista ways and sense of style. Boots and booties are the best trendy counterparts to summer’s fun open-toed shoes.
This winter, there are five boot trends that stand out and will guarantee to make your style shine throughout the coldest months of the year. Check out our must-have boot styles this winter and ways to wear them below!
Hunter boots are having quite the moment in the world of fashion thanks to the countless celebrities, street-style stars, and bloggers who don them in the cold weather. They can be styled in a multitude of ways and still give you the warmth and comfort you crave on the chilliest of days. If you’re unsure how to wear your Hunter boots, check out Meagan from Meagan’s Moda for some direction. She effortlessly pairs her Hunter boots with black skinny jeans, a bold leopard jacket, oversized hat and fierce red scarf to create a timeless and chic look.
Motorcycle boots are for the ladies who like to incorporate some edge into their wardrobe. They are standout shoes that make a rock-n-roll statement.When paired with romantic dresses or lace shirts, they have the ability to create a sexy and cool look. If you’re interested in a more laidback look, pair your motorcycle boots with simple black leggings, an oversized flannel and a fun beanie. These motorcycle booties from Kohl’s will for sure become a staple in your closet.
Riding boots are classic, sophisticated and always chic. Worn with skinny jeans and an oversized sweater, they will easily become one of your outfit essentials this winter. When looking for a pair of riding boots, try to find a pair with a little bit of flair. Our favorite riding boots? These two-toned riding boots from Macy’s. The mixed colors will allow ultimate functionality and enable you to create more outfits. Style score!
Duck booties are making a comeback. Duck booties are typically associated with fisherman or dads. But in more recent years, duck booties are being perceived as a stylish shoe that serves a bigger purpose than just keeping your feet dry and warm. Make a statement with your duck boots by pairing them with a sophisticated top, a fun plaid blanket scarf, metallic belt and dark-wash skinny jeans like Joanna from Coastal Closet did. You will be sure to turn heads in this comfy, chic look.
Cut-out booties are all the rage this season – and will be the perfect transitional piece into spring! A classic shaped bootie with unexpected cutouts makes for a sexy yet subtle look. This style of bootie is incredibly cool and looks amazing when paired with jeans, flirty dresses or skirts. This edgy bootie also looks great with chunky, patterned socks and thick, opaque tights for colder months. We recommend these cut-out booties from JCPenney’s. This pair, featuring chic cut-out details and buckled straps, will add a contemporary and polished detail to complete your outfit.
To the shoe and style obsessed, trust us – you can’t miss out on these must-have winter boot styles. Not only will they keep you warm in the winter cold, but they will certainly add instant style and sophistication to any outfit. Grab your pom-pom adorned beanie, quilted down jacket, a chic pair of straight leg denim and your favorite pair of boots and stay stylish this winter!
So, now it’s your turn to tell us! What are your go-to boots for the winter months? Share in the comments below!