If you’ve been on the hunt for the perfect biker boot, you’ve found yourself in the right place. This contemporary classic shoe adds a certain edginess to nearly every outfit and seamlessly transitions from day to night. From lace-up, combat styles to pull-on versions, this boot can be worn with jeans to dresses and skirts. They work well in warmer weather and colder climates, too. Here, FN did the research and compiled our top picks for the best women’s moto boots that will keep you feeling comfortable and secure, not to mention cool, wherever you go.
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1. Harley Davidson Tegan Ankle Boots
These ankle boots are crafted from 100% leather and have a short ankle length. They feature a 1.75-inch heel with a half-inch platform as well as a lace-up front detail and silver hardware.
Pros: These boots add some height to your ensemble while still being suited to casual wear ,and they are comfortable enough to walk around in all day.
Cons: They tend to run on the small side, so make sure to size up if you’re in-between sizes or have a wider foot.
2. Dr. Martens Pascal Combat Boot
These ankle-length combat boots feature a lace-up front and side-zip detail, with the brand’s signature pull tab. The shoes are crafted out of leather with an approximate 1.25-inch heel, featuring an air-cushioned insole and a slip-resistant outer sole.
Pros: These shoes are highly versatile, for work, weekend, or evening wear, and can be worn all day due to the short heel and textured sole. The silhouette is a classic style that will withstand the test of time and short-lived trends.
Cons: These boots require some breaking in, so make sure you test them out on a day when you won’t on your feet all day.
3. Steve Madden Banddit Biker Boot
Featuring buckle and wrap-around strap detailing, these mid-calf biker boots are available in three colors and elevate any simple look. The shoes are crafted from 100% leather and feature a 1.25-inch heel, with a half-inch platform.
Pros: These shoes have a short heel making them comfortable to walk around all day, and the sleek mid-calf silhouette allows these boots to pair equally well with items from jeans to dinner-appropriate dresses.
Cons: These boots tend to run on the smaller side, so make sure to size up a half size.
4. DailyShoes Combat Boot
This combat boot style marries the best of fashion and function. It features a vegan leather finish with a slight a 1.5-inch heel and comes with a hidden front pocket so you can easily store your keys and credit cards on the go.
Pros: The boot is available in a variety of colors.
Cons: These boots are not intended for heavy wear under harsh weather conditions.
5. Carlos By Carlos Santana Sawyer Motorcycle Boot
These boots are crafted out of faux leather with a faux fur lining. They feature a decorative hardware and straps as well as a functional side zipper for easy on and off access.
Pros:. The short heel makes these boots easy to wear and walk around in all day.
Cons: These boots run on the smaller side, so make sure to get half a size up, especially if you’re in-between sizes or have a wider foot.
6. Durango Flag Harness Motorcycle Boot
Western boot brand Durango offers a cowboy boot with biker-chick flair for those looking to stand out from the crowd. The style features a flag pattern along the shaft and harness strap with silver hardware. Plus, it comes with a on-trend square toe and chunky 2-inch heel for a boost of height.
Pros: The chunky heel makes these shoes easy to wear all day long and can pair well with nearly any staple look in your wardrobe.
Cons: These boots tend to run on the larger side, so you might want to order half a size smaller than your regular shoe size.
7. Milwaukee Tall Leather Boots With Side Lacing
These edgy knee-high boots feature a harness strap and unique corset-style speed laces running up the side.
Pros: The shoes are crafted from cowhide leather and feature an anti-slip, oil-resistant outer sole.
Cons: These boots are heavier by design and might take a while to truly break-in.