Best Knee-High Boots for Women

There are many fall boot styles to choose from. But if you’re looking for a pair with moderate coverage, knee-highs are the perfect pick. Whether slouchy or straight or worn with a dress and tights or jeans, they’ll add an effortlessly chic touch to any outfit this season.

In case you needed any more convincing, we’ve curated a list of our favorite knee-high boots worth adding to your wardrobe. Since fall boots can be pricey, we made sure to choose women’s styles that are affordable — so you won’t be feeling guilty about buying any these styles. Take a look.

For more than 75 years, Footwear News has been the shoe authority. Our coverage spans top industry news, retail trends, head-to-toe fashion, athletic and outdoor analysis and more. Footwear News’ global network of editors has carefully curated all product selections featured using our expansive brand knowledge and thorough research to find quality, long-lasting items. If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, we may receive an affiliate commission.

1. Generation Y Women's Mid-Calf Knee-High Boots

Complete with a knit cuff and chic buckle accents, this cozy style is the ultimate fall-ready pick. Plus, it’s great for people with wide calves.

Pros: These boots are available in eight earthy colors and they’re finished in faux leather or suede. They feature a cushioned insole for added comfort. Meanwhile, the handy side zipper and stretchy cuff allow for easy on and off. They’re also come in half sizes, are roomy enough to accommodate thick socks and are surprisingly durable for the price.

Cons: These tend to run big. They also have minimal arch support, but they are roomy enough for inserts.

generation y knee high boots ruched
CREDIT: Amazon

2. RF Room of Fashion Women's Slouchy Boots

These boots are just as functional as they are stylish. The slouchy silhouette is perfectly ontrend, and a hidden pocket on the inside is convenient for storing small essentials like your phone and credit cards.

Pros: This style is available in neutral leather and suede finishes to complement any outfit. They’re also available in a flat and 1.25-inch heeled option for those who like a little boost. These feature a moderately cushioned insole and come in half sizes.

Cons: If you plan to wear them with thick socks, order a size up. They also feature minimal arch support and may be too tight for wide calves.

rf room of fashion knee high slouch boots, black
CREDIT: Amazon

3. Dream Paris Women's Chunky Heel

If you’re looking for a higher heel that’s still manageable, Dream Pairs makes a great option. This chic pair from the brand features a moderate 2.5-inch heel and corset-style lacing at the back to help you turn heads.

Pros: From the inside, these boots feature a lightly padded faux fur insole to keep your feet warm and comfy. They also include a side zipper for easy on and off access and are available in half sizes.

Cons: These tend to run small and may be tight around the calves (the top opening has a circumference of 14 inches).

CREDIT: Amazon
imbox Sponsored

Customer Experience, Revenue Stream and Sustainability Come Wrapped in an IMBOX

Sustainable, footwear protection technology company, IMBOX Protection, is bringing its in-store service to the U.S. market for increased foot traffic and basket size with a new revenue stream.
Learn More

Access exclusive content