If you’ve been searching for a new pair of boots that make a statement, why not try out the ubiquitous snakeskin trend? While the popular scaled motif may seem a bit intimidating at first, you can actually style it with almost any look, depending on how bold you want to go, and it’ll look cool. There’s a wide variety on the market, so to help ensure you find the best style for your money, we did some research and rounded up a few of our favorite options for women. Our selection consists of three ankle boots from popular brands like Steve Madden, Kenneth Cole and Lucky Brand.
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1. Steve Madden Rookie Boot
These Steve Madden booties feature a leather upper, dipped sides, a chunky block heel and a pointed toe.
Pros: They’re offered in natural and tan snake print. A man-made lining and cushioned footbed offer enhanced comfort.
Cons: They may run a bit small.
2. Kenneth Cole Reaction Side Way Ankle Boot
These almond-toe Kenneth Cole Reaction boots are also made of leather with subtle side ankle cut-outs.
Pros: Lightly-padded insoles make them more comfortable. A zipper closure in the back helps you get them on and off.
Cons: They also run slightly small.
3. Lucky Brand Basel Ankle Bootie
The boot also has a leather upper, a soft synthetic lining and a stacked block heel.
Pros: A rear pull tab and dual side zippers allow for easy on and off. A lightly cushioned footbed softens your every step. They come in wide and extra-wide sizes.
Cons: These run a tad large.