Women’s Trend: Over-the-Knee Boots

A bevy of fall ’14 boots clear the knee in pursuit of new heights. While a thigh-high upper was non-negotiable, heel length varied — in inches and shapes. Laurence Dacade stuck to her block heel look, while Pedro Garcia and Aperlaï made a case for flats, seemingly channeling “Puss in Boots.” And the prize for steepest climb goes to Paul Andrew for the soaring Queensbury look with a shaft measuring a stately 25 inches.