11 New Ways to Wear White Ankle Boots
When it comes to fall footwear essentials, black ankle boots undoubtedly reign supreme. While the perfect pair will never go “out,” there’s a new style that continues to rise in popularity: white booties. The trend first cropped up in a major way last year, but the look is actually as hot as ever right now. Ready to finally test out the trend or looking for new ways to wear your favorite pair? Just take a cue from the fashion elite for inspiration! Keep scrolling for 11 fresh outfit ideas featuring white ankle boots, and give those same-old black booties a break once and for all.
Mix ‘n Match: If you really want to go for it, try a multi-dimensional look and play with textures and patterns like this outfit here with a patent coat, plaid pencil skirt, and white sock booties. (Photo via Christian Vierig/Getty)
Pretty in Pink: Want to make a statement at the office? Wear a vibrant suit with your white ankle boots. You’ll turn heads in an instant. (Photo via Edward Berthelot/Getty)
Fine Lady: For a ladylike twist, pair your boots with a long, structured coat. The beauty of this silhouette is that you can wear virtually anything underneath (even a simple sweater and jeans) and look incredibly fashion-forward and polished. (Photo via Christian Vierig/Getty)
Bold and Bright: Offset your white booties by incorporating a bold piece (like this gorgeous orange coat!) into your look. A pair of jeans and patterned blouse complements the overall vibe just perfectly. (Photo via Christian Vierig/Getty)
Check Out: For a stylish yet simple weekend look, follow this fashionista's lead and wear your boots with your favorite pair of jeans, a white knit, and a stylish plaid coat. (Photo via Kirstin Sinclair/Getty)
Layer Up: For a look that feels incredibly high-concept, go for unique layering like this outfit with double knits, a jacket, and belt bag (and handheld purse!), complete with trousers and your white boots. (Photo via Vanni Bassetti/Getty)
Pretty Pastels: A matching pastel set with a trench coat and coordinating white accessories is sweet yet unexpected for the season. (Photo via Kirstin Sinclair/Getty)
Seeing Spots: Toughen up your white booties by adding a dash of leopard print into your outfit with a bold pair of trousers and cool accessories. (Photo via Christian Vierig/Getty)
Ruffle Your Feathers: Give your outfit a flirty vibe by pairing your stiletto booties with a ruffled skirt. A tee and denim jacket will give the entire ensemble a laid-back, fresh feel. (Photo via Christian Vierig/Getty)
Set Ablaze: White booties feel even more sleek paired with an all-white look and a fashionable plaid blazer. Adding a belt not only gives the outfit more dimension but is also incredibly flattering. (Photo via Christian Vierig/Getty)
The Fine Print: Spice up your favorite boots with a gorgeous printed dress. A multi-colored style like this one is the simplest way to turn heads. (Photo via Christian Vierig/Getty)
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Bobby Schuessler is a contributing fashion writer at Brit + Co and has contributed to Who What Wear, Refinery29, Lucky, Glamour, Out, Nordstrom, and Barneys New York. When he's not writing about style and shopping, you can find him catching up on the latest Housewives franchise and sipping his go-to drink, a vodka martini with a splash of cranberry and a twist.