If fall is your fave season and you can’t wait to wear all the cute boots, I’m right there with you. Sure, we’re still in the full swing of summer, but it’s never too early to start eyeing (and buying) some staple cold-weather footwear. Here are 23 pairs to shop right now—no matter what style you prefer.
if you like studded details
Li’l silver studs along the sole and elastic side add a touch of edge to these white-hot booties.
Ripley Western Shoe Boots
if you like backless styles
Do your feet feel claustrophobic in boots? This backless design solves that problem, and it even has a cute wrap-around buckle detail to keep your foot in place.
High Leg Heeled Boot
if you like over-the-knee boots
Suede over-the-knees are a classic style and happen to make your legs Look. Miles. Long. (Even more so when paired with a mini dress or skirt.)
Olivia Leather Boot
if you like statement shoes
In a sea of black and brown shoes during the season, make sure yours stand out by wearing deep red. According to reviewers, this pair fits like a glove—just make sure to size up!
Brielley Perforated Bootie
if you like texture
The mesh material on these booties makes them stand out from the rest of your fall shoes, and the neutral hue means you can easily wear them with any other color.
510 Original Chelsea Boot
if you like water-resistant shoes
Blundstone boots are a cult favorite for a reason: They’re durable, water-resistant, and feel practically indestructible. The pull tabs on both the front and back help your feet slide in, and thanks to the Chelsea silhouette and black hue, they’re super versatile.
Valencia Peep Toe Heeled Sandal
if you like peep toes
Give your toes and heels some air with boots that have extra openings. Shoes with these details are great because they’ll prevent your feet from overheating and sweating if that crisp fall weather hasn’t quite hit yet.
Rural Velvet Ankle Boots
if you like velvet
Your boots will look so amazing in a gorgeous amber shade, and they’ll look even more luxe in velvet.
if you like laces
THURSDAY BOOT COMPANY
Love a traditional lace-up boot? Get yourself a dark brown pair with a comfortable heel that you know you’ll wear 24/7 once cold weather hits.
Olson Fashion Boot
if you like glitter
Who knew that with a little glitter, sock boots could be so chic? These babies will become your new best friends because they’re easy to slide on but stylish enough for your dressiest fall occasions.
‘Yale’ Chelsea Boot
if you like snakeskin
MARC FISHER LTD
A pair of faux-snakeskin boots will make your feet feel so cool, while the multicolor pattern differentiates them from all the plain black ones you probably already own.
Western Ankle Boot
if you like a western vibe
Western fashion is having a moment, but if you don’t want to go all out with cowboy boots, try this shorter version instead. The contrast stitching channels the aesthetic, but the silhouette is still sleek.
if you like suede
Suede boots and fall go together like hot chocolate and marshmallows, and a pair that goes over the ankle is killer with both jeans and skirts.
Juniper Leather Booties
if you like a stiletto heel
Give your pair a sexy spin in a fire-engine-red shade and a stiletto for extra drama. The heel is on the shorter side so you won’t have trouble walking, and the back zipper makes them so easy to pull off.
Kendra 10-Eye Boot
if you like combat boots
A utilitarian combat boot gives you the best of both worlds—it is comfortable and also has a heel to make your outfit dressy.
Deby Leather Ankle Boots
if you like kitten heels
Great news for your toes: Kitten heels are in! That means you can walk all day in a pair of white-hot boots without suffering from sore feet.
Kira Heel Boot
if you like embroidery
If you’re not a fan of plain boots, a bright tan pair with embroidered details is right up your alley.
if you like two-tone shoes
Chelsea boots are an essential for fall, but a pair with black leather and a brown sole goes with twice the colors in your wardrobe.
Babe Block-Heel Bootie
if you like angled heels
Get yourself a pair of boots that have an angled block heel this season—it’s an an unexpected twist on a classic shape.
Phillip Harness Tall Boot
if you like tall boots
It’s always an exciting time of year when you can wear tall boots again, so invest in a classic brown leather pair that you’ll wear again and again.
Patent Heeled Boots
if you like patent leather
The shine of patent leather boots is definitely eye-catching, and you’ll get so many compliments on these—especially with the edgy buckles around the toe and ankle.
if you like a hybrid style
Don’t want to be boxed into just one type of shoe? Get yourself a pair of “shoeboots;” i.e., this faux-croc skin pair. The design is ideal for transitioning weather, thanks to its openings at the toe and heel.
Careful Stretch Boots
if you like leopard print
Treat yourself to a pair of *wild* ankle boots that also have tons of stretch for an easy on and off.