9 Chic Boot Trends to Kick-Start the New Season in Style
While we'd be more than happy to spend the next few months in our beloved square-toe heels, there will come a point in the next couple of weeks when sandals just won't cut it any longer. That's right: boot weather is upon us. As all of our favorite brands and stores are debuting their new collections, there's no better time than the present to start thinking about what new boot trends you'll be investing in this Fall, and luckily, there are plenty of chic options to choose from.
Whether you tend to lean toward classic styles (Who doesn't love a good animal print?) or are looking for something a bit more fashion forward, this season's best and biggest trends have got you covered. On this year's particularly fun menu, you'll find trends such as croc-effect and work boots, while square toes and slouchy boots are sure to bring back some memories, and Victorian styles will add a touch of romance to your Fall looks.
Ahead, take a closer look at the nine shapes that are making it big this season, along with our favorite iterations at a variety of price points, and then check out the other Fall shoe trends that are making us want to shop.
- Boot Trend Fall 2019: Croc Effect Boots
- Boot Trend Fall 2019: Victorian Boots
- Boot Trend Fall 2019: Work Boots
- Boot Trend Fall 2019: Slouchy Boots
- Boot Trend Fall 2019: Square Toe Boots
- Boot Trend Fall 2019: Two-Tone Boots
- Boot Trend Fall 2019: Sculptural Heels
- Boot Trend Fall 2019: Animal Print Boots
- Boot Trend Fall 2019: Western Boots
Fall 2019 Boot Trend: Croc-Effect Boots
If you've always been intrigued by animal prints but find them to be a bit too loud, allow me to introduce you to the perfect alternative: croc-effect boots. More subtle than snake or leopard prints, croc-effect boots are one of the most sophisticated shoe trends you'll come across this Fall.
Tibi Rowan Glossed Croc Effect Leather Knee Boots
Call It Spring Sila Black Synthetic Croco Boot
London Rebel Wide Fit Pointed Block Heeled Boots
London Rebel Wide Fit Pointed Block Heeled Boots ($56, originally $89)
& Other Stories Leather Cowboy Ankle Boots
By Far Becca Glossed Croc Effect Leather Ankle Boots
Fall 2019 Boot Trend: Victorian Boots
Victorian-inspired lace-up boots are once again taking over, having appeared on numerous Fall/Winter 2019 runways.
Fall 2019 Boot Trend: Work Boots
This season's work boots are getting a small update with chunkier soles. Pair them with your Fall dresses for a cool, supermodel-approved look.
Dr. Martens Women's Combs White Ajax + Extra Tough Nylon Boots
Miu Miu Camouflage Print Textured Leather Ankle Boots
Chloé Bella Paneled Lizard Effect Leather Ankle Boots
Ranch Road Boots Women's Current Issue Sand
Fall 2019 Boot Trend: Slouchy Boots
Slouchy boots are back, and they'll go beautifully with pretty much everything you own.
Anthropologie Splendid Slouchy Mid-Calf Boots
Gianvito Rossi Laura 85 Leather Knee Boots
Fall 2019 Boot Trend: Square Toe Boots
If you loved your square-toed sandals, you'll fall head over heels for this trend — and a pair of these boots definitely belongs in your closet.
Balenciaga Embellished Leather Ankle Boots
Zara Heeled Leather Square Toe Ankle Boots
ASOS Design Wide Fit Reed Heeled Ankle Boots
Fall 2019 Boot Trend: Two-Tone Boots
If you're looking for something fun and different this season, opt for two-tone boots. They'll be perfect for those days when you just want to let your feet do all the talking.
Jennifer Chamandi Nicolò 85 Two-Tone Leather Ankle Boots
Public Desire Hyper Two Tone Snake Ankle Boots
Public Desire Hyper Two Tone Snake Ankle Boots ($44, originally $63)
Fall 2019 Boot Trend: Sculptural Heels
Sculptural heels have been taking over since first appearing in the Jacquemus Fall 2017 ready-to-wear collection, and we couldn't be happier to see them sticking around for another season.
ASOS design Escape Premium Suede Sculptural Heel Boots
Fall 2019 Boot Trend: Animal Print Boots
Have no fear if you're no minimalist, and you like slightly louder prints, because animal-print boots are set to be one of the biggest trends of the season. From snake print to zebra, all you have to do is pick your favorite.
Zara Leather Animal Print Kitten Heel Boots
Khaite Zebra Print Calf Hair Ankle Boots
Fall 2019 Boot Trend: Western Boots
Western-inspired boots are the fashion wild card that just keeps on giving, and while they've been around for a few seasons, resisting these fun rustic shoes is proving to be quite impossible.