Boot It Up
From combat to knee-high, boots are having a big year. Demanding a coveted, front-row spot in your closet, this versatile fashion staple’s primo position is well deserved. Regardless of the type, boots are the moment.
Street stylers rocked the edgy addition to carefree summer looks all season long, and the fall forecast calls for much of the same. The unexpected outfit element elevates most looks in a subtle, not-trying-too-hard way. With cooler temps coming (not soon enough), we prepped early and chose three hot boot styles from local retailers that will fit any fall clothing capsule well. Our picks showcase the on-trend footwear within three price points, making it easy for you to boot it up the next time your wardrobe needs a refresh.
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Hello, Hermès. A classic to have and to hold at TBC, a luxury resale boutique, the riding boot is one to keep in rotation. The flat, comfortable, previously loved designer boot is good for you and the environment too.
Scottsdale/Phoenix (discount warehouse)
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A combat boot is always a good idea. Larroudé’s take on the military look in black leather with pink stitching and thick platform sole will turn heads for seasons to come.
This bootie is a twist on the traditional cowboy boot. Paired with skirts, dresses and denim, the unexpected neutral, caramel color wears well with a variety of wardrobe choices.
Muse Apparel: $89