Out of All the Winter Boots, These Have Got to Be Our 7 Favourites

We get the same feeling when the clocks go back (or forward) each year as we do knowing a seasonal wardrobe switch is coming: total confusion. We still never quite know when to get out the vacuum bags and stuff with bikinis and basket bags for fear we're waving goodbye to the sunshine (and linen dresses) too early.

Thankfully, we've now properly entered the winter months and so can justifiably embrace everything the season has in store. There's no need to faff around with 'transitional separates', because we've, well, officially transitioned—bring on the layers, we say. As fashion editors, if we aren't looking at the latest brand drops, we're trying to incorporate them into our wardrobes. So what's on our minds right now? It's got to be boots.

Save your pedicure pennies because this season's boot offering is looking seriously good. From Miu Miu's chunky Chelsea boots that'll take the place of your summer "dad" sandals to the Western knee-high boots you'll want to style with your floral dresses, these 16 pairs of perfect boots are the ones everyone is not only shopping now but also wearing now.

1. Luxe Lace Up
It boots: Wethepeoplestyle wearing Manu Atelier boots

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@wethepeoplestyle

Lace-up boots, in general, are big news, but this particular Manu Atelier pair is the queen of all pairs. 

These are selling so fast. We suggest you add them to your basket pronto. 

2. Cool Cowboy
It boots: Nnenna wearing Zalando boots

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@nnennaechem

We've spotted Nnenna wearing these with jeans, skirts and dresses on her Instagram. Proof they'll go with all your new- and current-season wares. 

If in doubt of the ever-popular cowboy boot, go for a fail-safe black pair. 

3. Perfect Platform
It boots: Alyss in Miista boots

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@alyssainthecity

Proving platforms are well and truly back, Alyssa styles Miista's cream beauties with a fresh mint maxi. Swoon. 

4. Glossy Knee Highs
It boots: Barja Barannik in Jimmy Choo boots

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@darjabarannik

Mixing different shades of green is a winning way to wear colour for winter. Make like Darja and opt for rich, glossy shades that instantly look premium. 

They also come in green, but we're big fans of the classic black. 

5. Sleek Sock Boots
It Boots: Annabel Rosendahl in Yuul Yie boots

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@annabelrosendahl

The classic signature Yuul Yie directional heels but with an added neoprene feel. We approve, as does influencer Annabel. 

Sock boots are back once again. Case in point? The Yuul Yie ankle boots. 

6. Chunky Chelseas
It boots: Lucy Williams wearing Miu Miu boots

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@lucywilliams02

The ever-stylish Lucy Williams is among the list of fashionable women wearing this Miu Miu style. 

The chunkier the better when it comes to this season's Chelsea boots. 

7. Biker Boots
Best boots: Lotte wearing Whistles boots

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@asos_lotte

Making minidresses go the distance, hiker boots are the way forward, this season and beyond. 

Shop More Winter It Boots

Yes, Ganni has launched another pair of cowboy boots. We predict they'll sell out just as quick as last year's pink offering.

They're 360-degree perfection for under £100. 

Sleek sock boots will see you through autumn/winter in style. 

The olive-green pair have sold out already, so we assume these will have the same effect. 

Move over, chunky sandals—chunky boots are stepping in. 

We've already seen the Marylebone at every London hot spot. 

Boots so sleek you'll feel fancy as soon as you put them on.