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These Over-The-Knee Boots Were Made For More Than Walking

Here’s how to style ‘em.

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With fall on the way, there’s nothing your wardrobe needs more than a pair of over-the-knee boots. However, these statement shoes can definitely be outfit steals, which makes them a bit hard to figure out stylistically. So, here’s how to wear over-the-knee boots in ways that feel achievable.

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Rather than pack up your shorts until spring rolls around next, you can still enjoy the style with your over-the-knee boots. The boots will keep your legs from getting cold while still showing off just a little bit of skin. It’s almost like wearing pants with a peek-a-boo strip.

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Kate Flat Over The Knee Boots in Black

The slightly loose fit of ASOS’ Over The Knee Boots ($45, ASOS), and the lack of a heel, makes them comfy to wear no matter where you’re headed. The fabric a slight sheen that will pop without taking over your outfit.


You can elevate your sporty bodysuit or unitard with a pair of over-the-knee boots. It brings the athleisure look to a whole new level. Add on a big coat, and this outfit looks like something a modern-day Carrie Bradshaw would wear.

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Black Point Block Heel Over The Knee Boot

The 4.5-inch heel on PrettyLittleThing’s Boot ($61, PrettyLittleThing) makes them a bit dressier. When you break out your bike shorts or bodysuit, these boots ensure no one will think you’re going to the gym.


It’s sweater dress season, and nothing pairs better with the knit silhouette than a fun pair of tall boots. Since knit dresses generally have a looser silhouette, tight boots that form to the shape of your legs offers a nice fit contrast.

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Womens Thigh High Boots Round Toe Chunky Heel Over The Knee Boots

You can go a little edgy with your over-the-knee boots, too. Milanoo’s Boots ($49, Milanoo) have a chunky heel and oval toe, which give them a grunge-y vibe.


Plaid print is a fall necessity; that’s just facts. A plaid skirt with your over-the-knee boots is an undeniably hot look that plays on the preppy trend but won’t make you look totally like a schoolgirl.

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A New Day Women's Sidney Over the Knee Boots

With a memory foam sole, A New Day’s Sidney Boots ($40, Target) are comfy enough to wear all day long and not get tired or achey. The suede finish also adds an extra sophisticated touch.


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