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    26 Pairs Of Boots That People Actually Swear By

    You can never have too many boots!!!

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    1. Chelsea rain boots for conquering rainy/lightly snowy days with chic urban style.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I had my doubts since my feet tend to swell up and I have trouble finding rain boots that fit me comfortably. Well, I can honestly say that these are truly amazing. They are super comfortable — I wore them all day and they didn't bother or hurt me at all! The plus side is they look GREAT!!!!! For me, these are truly a miracle rain boot and it's worth every dollar spent!" —Wendy Morales

    Get them from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in two colors, and sizes 5–12).

    2. Thermal snow boots lined with thick faux fur inside to keep your feet feeling nice and toasty, no matter how bitingly cold the temperature gets.

    Amazon, amazon.com

    Promising review: "As I type, New York is facing a winter snow storm. I had the unfortunate luck of opening at work today, so I grabbed these boots and my ski coat and headed out the door. By the time I got off, about a foot of snow had fallen. I trudged through about half a mile of snow to get home. To my astonishment, my socks remained dry throughout the snow storm, even when the snow rose above boot level in some areas. I vowed to write a review as soon as I settled in and grabbed a mug of hot tea. Also, I have pretty wide calves, so I thought zipping these up would pose a problem, but they fit very well and don't squeeze. Overall, style and function are A+. I would definitely buy these boots again. The boots are a true size 9 for me. I have wide feet, and they fit well." —Chelsea

    Get them from Amazon for $39.99+ (available in four colors, and sizes 5–11).

    3. Faux-suede boots detailed with pretty stitching and a wrapped belt that'll take any outfit from fab to a MILLION TIMES MORE FAB — because there is no such thing as a drab outfit here, nope.

    Amazon, amazon.com

    Plus, according to reviewers, the belt isn't stitched onto the boot, so it can be worn with or without!

    Promising review: "These are hands down, my absolute favorite boots. I have narrow feet and there's definitely some extra room width-wise. There's also a good bit of extra room around the calf. I get tons of compliments every time I wear these boots. I wore them while taking my kids trick-or-treating and my feet weren't even remotely sore after two hours. Love, love, love these." —bri047

    Get them from Amazon for $29.95+ (available in 16 styles, and sizes 6–11).

    4. Mid-calf combat boots with a discreet zippered pocket to store things like cash, cards, or a key. They're perfect for wearing when you're really not feeling carrying a purse for your small belongings.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I love these. I ordered a 7.5, and I probably could have gone a full-size down, but shoe sizes vary greatly across manufacturers and it's easier to add insole pads and wear thick socks than it is to make small shoes work. The pockets aren't very big, but they're functional, and keep my keys and cards in an easy place for my ADHD brain to find. I've been walking around in them for a few months now and no complaints. Strongly considering getting a second pair in another color." —Edward F. Aranyosi

    Get them from Amazon for $31.99+ (available in 12 colors, and sizes 5–12).

    5. Knee-high leather boots, available in both regular and wide calf sizes, to instantly become your new favorite pair of boots — everyone can use a classic, solid pair of riding boots.

    Nordstrom

    Promising review: "This boot is what dreams are made of! I did need to go up a half size, but the boot stays put on my calf and doesn't slouch. It's comfortable and classic — I can dress them up or go casual. Loving the back zip. I'm looking forward to wearing these for years to come. I got them in brown and will definitely order a second pair in black." —LauraFromAtlanta

    Get them from Nordstrom: regular calf for $149.90 (available in two colors, and sizes 4–13), or wide calf for $149.90 (available in two colors, and sizes 4–13).

    6. Ankle booties with cutouts so you can be all business at the front of the shoe, and then a DAMN PARTY on the side. Heck ya!

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I'm so happy with how these fit and how comfortable they are to walk around in! There's not too much heel (and that's important because I haven't worn heels in AGES), and my foot isn't smushed in but doesn't slide around either. And the color! Perfect!" —M. Downes

    Get them from Amazon for $19.39+ (available in five colors, and sizes 5.5–11).

    7. Over-the-knee faux suede boots that'll perfectly pair with your favorite dress or skirt in a stylish office outfit, or a trendy ensemble on a night out with your squad. Not to mention, reviewers rave about how truly comfortable these babies are!

    DSW

    Promising review: "I bought these boots in the taupe color and loved them so much, I went back and bought the black. They fit true-to-size, and I can walk in them all day. I get so many compliments when I wear them. They look stylish with comfy oversized sweaters and jeans, as well as dresses." —Kathyk

    Get them from DSW for $69.99 (originally $100, available in two colors, and sizes 6–11).

    8. Classic Ugg boots for those who have somehow managed to make it to 2019 without owning a pair of these boots that truly make you feel like you're walking on a cloud, or perhaps you're just overdue for a new pair.

    Nordstrom

    Promising review: "These are 'classic' for good reason, and the craftsmanship and attention to detail are worth spending more than you would for disposable imitators. These shorter Uggs have a subtle stylishness that works well with both sophisticated west-coast mall-prowling looks, and cool-season casual coastal attire. They are also a boon for ladies of shorter stature, as the lower legs are lengthened a bit by these slightly less-tall boot uppers. The fit is true-to-size, though you might like a half-size up if planning to wear with your favorite poofy socks. Highly recommended!" —CoastalDweller

    Get them from Nordstrom for $159.95 (available in seven colors, and sizes 5–12).

    9. And if you already own the classic Uggs or live in a wet weather climate, water-resistant suede Uggs will be a great way to ensure your feet still get to reap the benefits of wearing those plush shoes, without worrying about Mother Nature ruining them.

    Nordstrom

    Promising review: "Love, love, love! I've never owned Uggs before because I don't like how chunky and big they look. I prefer a more feminine boot, and these are perfect. I get so many compliments on mine. I even bought my mom a pair for Christmas. They are a little snug on the top part of my foot, but I can feel them slowly getting less tight as I wear them. They keep my feet so warm. My toes don't even get cold. And they're waterproof. I can't say enough!" —hapyjoy

    Get them from Nordstrom for $129.90 (originally $174.95, available in three colors, and sizes 5–12).

    10. Of course, there are suede boots very similar to the above styles at a price tag that'll be gentler on your wallet. Sometimes you just can't justify spending THAT much $$ on shoes, we get it.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "These boots are incredible. They are very comfortable and warm. I am so happy to have gotten these at such a great price here on Amazon. I am also happy that there is a great and affordable alternative to Uggs. I usually wear a size 9, but ordered a 10. They look a little big on me, but they fit great, and I think a 9 would have been too small. I would highly recommend these boots." —Lightpath

    Get them from Amazon for $31.46+ (available in 13 colors, and sizes 5–12).

    11. Studded boots for adding some edge to your wardrobe. You didn't come to play, and these badass shoes are solid proof.

    DSW

    Promising review: "I gifted myself these for Christmas and after a few wears I have to tell you I am obsessed. These boots are so comfortable right out of the box, they are roomy enough for my toes and thick socks, and don't cut into my upper ankle area at all. Not to mention, I've gotten endless compliments from people! I usually am a 6.5, but went up to 7 because I like thick socks for winter. The price is unbeatable, so just buy them!" —Vivian

    Get them from DSW for $59.99 (originally $75, available in sizes 5.5–11).

    12. Block heel boots featuring a cute slouch, distressed details, and, of course, a block heel to treat yourself to some boots that look like they just came right off the runway at BYFW — Boot York Fashion Week.

    Free People

    Promising review: "Lovely soft leather. The tan color is fabulous — may have to order the black now, too! I’m usually a EU 40, but had to return for a 39, as they were slipping off. Comfortable heel height, and room for your toes, too. Perfect!!" —Till

    Get them from Free People for $198 (available in nine colors, and sizes EU 36–41).

    13. Studded leather booties so you can turn every head the second you walk into every room. Hear all the buzzing around you? Those are the sweet sounds of people envying your style.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "You can dress these up or play them low key with some denim like I did. They are sure to make any ensemble POP and the compliments were overwhelming! I wore them with ease for nine hours." —GirlfriendNJ

    Get them from Amazon for $67.15+ (available in two colors, and sizes 5–11).

    14. High-heel boots with a laced-up back that'll serve as the perfect option when getting all glammed up to go out with your crew.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I was looking for something for my wide calves and a size 10 with a slightly wide foot. These are awesome. Wore them for at least four hours the first time, and danced in them!!! My feet were not in pain when I finally got home that night. I LOVE these!!! I have to repeat something from another review I read in trying to decide to order these. The sentiment is true — once I adjusted the laces in the back of the boot just a little, I was able to fit them over my calves comfortably. The laces are what make them suitable. They're AWESOME!!" —Brandy La Nier

    Get them from Amazon for $21.63+ (available in 10 colors, and sizes 5–10).

    15. Suede wedge boots embellished with buckles at the top and bottom perfect for when you wanna add a simple, but cute, pair of boots with a reasonable price tag into your closet.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I love these boots so much! They fit perfectly! I'm normally an 8.5 in shoes, so I ordered true-to-size, and they fit like a GLOVE! I am so, so, so happy with this purchase. They are very comfortable boots too, and don't make a whole bunch of noise, which is important to me since I live on hardwood floors in an apartment over someone else. I really cannot believe I ordered boots online that came true-to-size and feel so great! I might even get another pair in a different color!" —Lylah

    Get them from Amazon for $29.99+ (available in seven colors, and sizes 5–11).

    16. Laced ankle booties so you can finally realize there IS such a thing as COMFY HEELS, and they exist in the form of these adorable shoes.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I hate shoe shopping, both online and in a store. I'm especially leery of buying shoes online, because they never fit properly — but these fit PERFECTLY and the quality is AMAZING, especially for the price. I wore these to a crowded concert, and danced my heart out in them. The shoes held up perfectly and didn't even give me blisters. Comfortable, durable, and cute." —Sarah

    Get them from Amazon for $5.99+ (available in 11 colors, and sizes 5–10).

    17. Faux-leather booties to very quickly become your new go-to shoe. You're gonna wanna wear these to work, to school, to just run errands, to hang out with friends, to bed — hey, you do you.

    DSW

    Promising review: "LOVE these boots. They are super comfy, even with walking around the city for eight hours, my feet did not ache one bit. You can wear them with any type of pants too — leggings, jeans, even tights look good with these boots. You will not regret buying these!" —Betty Lou

    Get them from DSW for $34.98 (originally $49.99, available in sizes 6–10).

    18. Tall waterproof rain boots that'll have you splashing around in every puddle you can find — not just because you can, but because you want people passing by to see your SUPER CUTE wellies.

    Nordstrom

    Promising review: "I wanted boots that were warm enough to wear in the winter, but also usable for warm weather rain boots. These fit the bill perfectly. With a pair of tall boot socks, these are a nice, stylish boot for winter. I wouldn't use these for an all-day freezing cold adventure in Michigan — I will grab my snow boots for those occasions to keep my toes warm, but these are good for everything else since they are not as heavy and bulky." —Lklein_MI

    Get them from Nordstrom for $150 (available in five colors, and sizes 5–11).

    19. Ankle rain boots perfect for those who do in fact need a solid pair of rain boots, but prefer a shorter boot as opposed to a taller one. These are so cute, you're gonna want to wear them even when it's not raining.

    Amazon, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I wasn’t sure these were going to work because I have wide feet. At first, they were too tight with the insoles. I wore them for extended walks between my house and my bus stop without them. It started to hurt a little after the second walk. I decided to try it again with the insoles and, miracle of miracles, the boots had stretched just enough so that they now fit perfectly. I’ve worn them several times now since it’s been rainy around here lately. I walk a lot and they feel good. I’ve gotten random compliments from both women and men because they just look like stylish Chelsea boots." —Jaye

    Get them from Amazon for $26.99+ (available in nine colors, and sizes 4–13).

    20. Chunky lace-up boots to show off your ~edgy~ side while your feet still feel hella comfy. Basically, these shoes are a win/win.

    Free People

    Promising review: "I have been looking for the right boots for a long time. I first bought these boots in white, and have just purchased the black ones as well. They are simply amazing! I receive compliments everywhere I go, whether at work, in school, or even on the street. More importantly they are comfortable, and at the same time very chic!" —Nila

    Get them from Free People for $168 (available in four colors, and sizes 5–10).

    21. Waterproof winter boots that'll shield your feet and calves from even the yuckiest, most brutal of cold-weather conditions. Rain, snow, sleet, hail? Psh, those are no match for these bad boys.

    Amazon, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I have only had these boots for a couple of weeks, but in that time the state was hit with a blizzard, and we got more than two inches of snow overnight. These boots stayed warm and dry the entire time I was outside, despite the snow being as deep as they are tall. They truly are waterproof, and seem to be holding up nicely. They look nice, aren't too bulky to be fashionable, and are really comfortable. They don't feel too clunky to wear as street shoes after you shovel snow." —Merigold

    Get them from Amazon for $25.99+ (available in 18 colors, and sizes 5.5–11).

    22. Dr. Martens combat boots you need to buy immediately, because it's a law in the shoe world that everyone needs to own a pair of these timeless babies. I don't make the laws, I just abide by them.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I absolutely love these shoes! I have worn these shoes almost every day since first buying them. Breaking them in kind of hurt, but they were fine after the first few wears. These are some of the best shoes that I've ever owned! I can wear them for an eight-hour shift at work and not have sore ankles, knees, and hips like I might with other shoes. Plus, these shoes are sturdy and I can tell they will last me for a very long time. Certainly worth the investment." —Bridgette

    Get them from Amazon for $97.99+ (available in nine colors, and sizes 5–10).

    23. Suede moccasin boots for channeling your inner boho chick. Just be prepared, you're gonna have to answer the question "Where can I get those shoes?" a million times on the days you wear them.

    Free People

    Promising review: "I bought these in the brown, (blue are amazing, almost bought them, brown is just easier to wear IMO), and in my usual size 36. They fit true to size, like a size 6, perhaps a tad closer to a 6.5. They look just like the photos!!! Very comfortable, no defects, well-made. I will get a ton of wear out of them. Highly recommend. Have received many compliments on them already. LOVE EL VAQUERO!!" —sunsweetie01

    Get them from Free People for $358 (available in two colors, and sizes EU 36–41).

    24. Buckle-detailed fashion boots to not only pair with, like, everything in your wardrobe, but they're made with faux-fur lining inside, so those feet of yours can be warm AND trendy.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "Love these boots! Super cute. Very comfy. Based on advice from others, I ordered an 8.5 instead of 9, which is my usual size, and they fit perfectly. I love the fur on the inside of them. They also fit great in my calf area, which can be a major issue for me as mine are quite large. They are very easy to put on with the partial zipper too. The style is awesome. I am really pleased with my purchase." —ZomBettie

    Get them from Amazon for $35.99 (available in four colors, and sizes 5.5–11).

    25. Combat boots that are so cool-looking, you'll want to keep wearing these even when the weather changes from cold to sweltering hot.

    Amazon, amazon.com

    Promising review: "This was the best purchase I have made in a long time! I bought these boots specifically to travel to Iceland, but I didn't anticipate wearing them the ENTIRE time I was there! I went hiking on mountains and near waterfalls and these boots were comfortable, kept my feet warm, and were easy to maneuver in. They even prevented me from slipping on wet rocks and moss. I bought hiking boots as well, but ended up using these on all seven days I was there. Very impressed, and planning to buy another pair, (and treat them a lot better with everyday activities)." —Trish Kimlyn

    Get them from Amazon for $22.69+ (available in three colors, and sizes 5.5–11).

    26. Leather ankle booties to get IMMEDIATELY, because I personally own these amazing shoes and practically live in them!!! They are so comfortable, go with EVERYTHING, only took a day to break in, and have I mentioned I PRACTICALLY LIVE IN THEM?!

    amazon.com, vionicshoes.com

    For real though, I was lucky enough to have these amazing boots sent to me from Vionic. All of their shoes are incredibly comfortable, but these truly take the cake. I typically wear a size 11 shoe and have a wide foot, so shoe shopping is never a fun thing for me. I didn't have super high expectations when these first arrived, but I gave them a shot. It really only took one day to break these babies in, and I wear them almost every day. They're great for running out to do errands, going to work, even going out at night with my friends. I'm hard on my shoes, so I definitely wear these out faster than the average shoe-wearer might, and am due to treat myself to a new pair soon, but the fact that I wanna order these ALL OVER AGAIN is a small testament to how much I love these.

    Get them from Amazon for $118.67+ (available in two colors, medium/wide widths, and sizes 5–11.

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