30 Statement Boots to Beat the Winter Blues
Pom-poms! Snakeskin! Gold!
You haven’t seen the sun in four days, your eyes water when you step outside and your winter coat is starting to feel like a second skin. Yep, it’s that time of year when everyone needs a bit of a pick-me-up to make it through until spring. Our favorite trick: a rockin’ pair of statement boots. Here are 30 to peruse.
Rose-Colored Velvet Booties
Pretty is an understatement.
Steve Madden ($90)
Classic with a hint of pizzazz (aka our new Instagram bio).
Miss Selfridge ($96)
These belong in a museum…or at the very least, on our feet.
Your black jeans called. They need these.
Urban Outfitters ($98)
Navy Croc Booties
These beauties are handmade in Spain.
Freda Salvador ($263)
The ultimate cool-girl shoe.
Loeffler Randall ($400)
Over-the-Knee Heeled Boots
Trust: These will still be going strong next winter (i.e., worth the investment).
Marc Fisher ($230)
Over-the-Knee Velvet Boots
BRB, fetching our wish list.
Jeffrey Campbell ($190)
Oxblood Wraparound Booties
A winter version of our beloved lace-up flats.
Vince Camuto ($77)
Who run the world? Pearls...er, we mean girls (in Gucci).
Floral Cross-Stitched Booties
Not your grandmother's cross-stitching.
Rebecca Minkoff ($295)
Floral Embroidered Booties
When it’s 30 degrees out, all you have to do is look down. That’s better.
Suede Tasseled Booties
Ain’t no party like a pom-pom party.
Blue Suede Over-the-Knee Boots
*Insert Elvis quote here*
Stuart Weitzman ($798)
New Year’s outfit? Done.
River Island ($61)
Silver Glitter Booties
See also: a disco ball for your legs.
Forever 21 ($35)
Modern and edgy and totally sophisticated.
Alexander Wang ($775)
Microstud Buckled Booties
Guaranteed not to be mistaken for anyone else's black leather ankle boots.
Burgundy Buckled Booties
When all you need is a pop of color.
Modern Vice ($398)
Thank goodness for the hope of spring (and these shoes).
Daisy Street ($53)
Orange Suede Booties
Tiny studs add a touch of daintiness to these paprika-hued boots.
Rag & Bone ($550)
You could kinda almost use them to check out your lipstick in the back of a cab.
Opening Ceremony ($270)
Whether you wear silver or gold, this pewter pair will go with everything.
Kendall + Kylie ($199)
Meet our new favorite neutral.
Pointed-Toe Stiletto Booties
Ooo, the scalloped edge adds a touch of sweetness.
We're nowhere near July, but we'd rock these patriotic booties year-round.
Hilfiger Collection ($680)
Red Patent-Leather Booties
Bury us in these shoes (and a velvet blazer, please and thanks).
Can you dig the '70s vibe?
Jerome Dreyfuss ($1,022)
Cinderella, meet 2017.
Acne Studios ($480)