5 Ways to Wear Thigh-High Boots This Fall

Fall is officially the season of boots, and there’s no better way to jump on the trend than with a crop of new statement styles. Designers embraced thigh-high silhouettes this season and amplified them even further, incorporating bold treatments such as mirrored metallics and fringed suedes. Get ready to turn heads.

A number of celebs have already started wearing the trend. We’ve spotted Rihanna in the Manolo Blahnik x Vetements boots, Cara Delevingne in a classic Christian Louboutin style and Bella Hadid in Stuart Weitzman.

Below are five different ways to wear thigh-high boots.

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Colored Suede
Go for bold with a colored suede thigh-high boot from Valentino. To make it less flashy, pair it with grungier streetwear pieces such as a graphic tee and sharp black skirt.

valentino suede thigh high VALENTINO suede thigh-high, $1,612. Tim Coppens skirt, Givenchy rings, Pierre Hardy bag, Acne Studios choker, Off-White T-shirt, Alexander Wang hat. Courtesy of brands.

Mirrored Metallic
Balenciaga’s mirrored thigh-high is one of the buzziest styles of the season. Keep the rest of the look simple with a black plaid dress, denim jacket and subtle jewelry.

balenciaga mirrored boot BALENCIAGA mirrored thigh-high, $1,550. Jennifer Meyer necklace, Marc Jacobs jacket, Tod’s bag, Repossi ring, Tibi dress, Pamela Love earrings. Courtesy of brands.

Fringed Leather
Boho meets equestrian via Frye’s fringed over-the-knee boot. Give it a polished spin with a tailored blazer, dark denim and neutral accessories.

FRYE fringed over-the-knee boot, $578. J.Crew blazer, Mulberry bag, Fossil watch, Mother jeans, Sonia Rykiel t-shirt, Zeus + Dione earrings. FRYE fringed over-the-knee boot, $578. J.Crew blazer, Mulberry bag, Fossil watch, Mother jeans, Sonia Rykiel T-shirt, Zeus + Dione earrings. Courtesy of brands.

Dazzling Embellishment
Aquazzura’s embellished thigh-high in speckled velvet is an unexpected design. Pair with cozy pieces such as a wool skirt, turtleneck and metallic jewelry. 

Aquazzura Thigh-High Boot AQUAZZURA embellished thigh-high, $1,995. Acne Studios sweater, Rosantica earrings, Oliver Peoples sunglasses, Alexander Wang cuff, Tom Wood ring, Fendi bag, Balenciaga skirt. Courtesy of brands.

Ladylike Lace
A lace thigh-high from Gianvito Rossi is an elegant option for evening. Wear it with a velvet dress, evening coat and refined accessories.

gianvito rossi lace thigh high GIANVITO ROSSI lace thigh-high, $2,295. Vince dress, Marni earrings, Attico coat, The Row clutch, Oscar de la Renta ring, Sydney Evan bracelet. Courtesy of brands.

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