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Any woman with wide calves knows the struggle of finding cute and trendy boots that fit properly…or at all. Some simply give up, swearing off of riding boots and thigh-highs forever. But thankfully, a ton of brands have caught up to the times and now offer their best styles in wide and extra-wide calf variations. Here are the ten best wide-calf boots, so we can all get in on the stylish fun.

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1. Vince Camuto Eckina Knee High Boot

These knee high boots—which come in regular and wide-calf options—are polished and sleek to elevate a dressier OOTD. The block heel makes walking a breeze and the foot bed is padded for added comfort.

Buy It ($230; $138)


2. Naturalizer Reed Riding Boot

A classic riding boot is great for everyday wear thanks to the clean lines and sleek shape. This pair, which has a double buckle on the side for some extra detail, is available in two calf options—regular and wide.

Buy It ($240)


3. Lucky Brand Basel

Ankle booties are great for when you aren't feeling a full boot, but too tight options aren't the move. This pair comes in regular and wide sizes and has a side zip closure and a lightly padded footbed for comfort.

Buy It ($129; $100)


4. Journee Collection Aurora Wide Calf Boots

A trendy homage to the iconic go-go boots of the '60s, these wide-calf, knee-high heels are are a super cute option to dress up a simple outfit.

Buy It ($130)


5. Sarto by Franco Sarto Fera Over the Knee Boot

The lug sole gives these over the knee boots—that you can shop in regular and wide-calf options—an edgy utilitarian vibe that we are loving. The slight heel is made of a dense rubber that is lightweight and comfortable for walking.

Buy It ($170; $120)


6. Sperry Saltwater

Whether it's snowing or raining, these waterproof duck boots are a classic favorite.

Buy It ($130; $100)


7. Dr. Scholl's Like It Wide Calf High Shaft Boots

The comfy, thick cushioning in the insole is enough to get us to buy these cute boots. This pair has a textured sole for traction and a lower heel that's easy to walk in.

Buy It ($130; $110)


8. Brinley Co. Women’s Regular, Wide and Extra Wide Calf Faux Suede Over-the-Knee Boots

These boots have a slight scrunch to the shaft and reach to the mid-thigh. They also have nearly 1,500 five-star ratings on Amazon. "Safe to say I am obsessed with these boots," raves one customer. "As a woman with bigger legs, I was convinced I’d never find over the knee boots even though I love the style, but then I found these. They are so comfy, they fit wonderfully and they are insanely cute."

$64 at Amazon


9. Sarto by Franco Sarto Borne Knee High Boot

The square toe is a '90s style we're hoping stays in forever. These boots hit right at the knee and have a higher heel for a sleek and sexy nighttime look.

Buy It ($180; $130)


10. Alfani Women’s Step 'N Flex Hakuu Wide-Calf Dress Boots

If you want a bit of a lift but aren't ready to commit to a four-inch heel, try a more modest two-inch silhouette. Paired with a midi dress and long trench, these will take you straight from the office to happy hour. (Plus, this Malbec shade is calling our name.)

Buy it ($130; $90)

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