33 Over-the-Knee-Boot Outfits to Copy This Season

33 Over-the-Knee-Boot Outfits to Copy This Season
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Photo: Barbie Conga

Let’s start by giving credit where credit’s due: When it comes to the over-the-knee-boot trend, Julia Roberts in “Pretty Woman” deserves some serious props. Who could forget her star-making turn as hooker-with-a-heart-of-gold Vivian Ward, who meets the man of her dreams while rocking patent leather thigh-highs? In 1990, those shoes were shocking—and laughably indicative of prostitution—but in 2016, up-to-there footwear is par for the course, and totally wearable for day or night. In fact, these days, figuring out how to wear over-the-knee boots is practically a no-brainer.

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Whether you wear a flat suede pair with a mini-skirt in lieu of tights (while the weather permits) or hike up some high-heel leather ones over your skinniest skinny jeans, over-the-knee boots are actually some of the most versatile shoes in your wardrobe for fall and winter.

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In the gallery, see 33 new ways to wear them right now, inspired by our favorite bloggers.

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