The fashion world is making it clear that female empowerment
is haute. To prove it, our fave cool girl-staple, the combat boot, has been low-key dominating footwear. The OG badass booties may be grunge-inspired, but designers have reimagined these steppers for every style of fall boot
. Channel your inner "Vive la Resistance" vibes, pick the pair that speaks to you, and step confidently into the winter season.
Stuart Weitzman The Ryder Bootie ($598):
Crimson suede, contrasting laces, and a sleek design are a must. Wrap the laces around your ankle before tying them for added edge.
AGL Double Belt Combat Bootie ($560):
This elegant pair was made for the modern boss babe. A rounded block-heel, tasteful buckles, and a touch of PVC reinvent the military boots' gritty roots.
Schutz Kika ($245):
Blending Victorian sensibility with ranger-esque laces gives this patent leather pair serious sass. Wear them with flowy florals and lace collars to absolutely slay.
Rag & Bone Cannon Boot ($595):
If laces are too much trouble, consider a zip-up alternative. Faux laces can be tied at the front or the back for the desired effect.
Allsaints Donita Boot ($348):
Ranger-inspired eyelets and a foot-hugging toe buckle toughen up the look on these pretties. Trust and believe that they will turn heads when worn with tights.
Dr Martens Vegan Black Felix Rub Off ($140):
Beneath that tough exterior, we know you have a sensitive heart. Rock the original grunge-inspired style while supporting the cause of animal-friendly fashion using ethically on-point vegan leather.
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