3 Cute Boots for Women With Wide Calves

When your calves are on the larger side, it can be difficult to find boots that fit. To make life easier, we did some research and rounded up a few standout styles made for women with wide calves. From classic riding boot silhouettes to slouchy heeled pairs, each option on our list features a shaft opening of 16 inches or more and can easily be styled with your entire cold weather wardrobe. Pair these with jeans or a skirt and thick tights — either way, they look great.

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1. Dr. Scholl's Brilliance Wide Calf Riding Boot

These boots feature a genuine leather upper with a marbled finish and a stacked block heel for a subtle height boost.

Pros: The calf opening is approximately 18 inches around. Memory Foam Cool Fit insoles ensure pillow-soft cushioning underfoot. A full-length medial side zipper promotes easy on and off access. These are offered in black and brown.

Cons: They might not be the most durable.

Dr. Scholl's Women's Brilliance Wide Calf Riding Boot
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2. Naturalizer Jessie Wide Calf Knee High Boot

This pair has a smooth leather upper, wraparound buckle straps and an elasticized panel at the top for added flexibility.

Pros: It has a 17-inch opening and come in sizes for wide and extra feet. N5 Comfort technology offers plush, breathable support. Full-length side zippers and rear pull tabs allow for easy on and off. They’re available in three colors.

Cons: Some may find they run a tad small.

Naturalizer Jessie Wide Calf Knee High Boot
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3. Brinley Co. Wide Calf Over-The-Knee Boots

Easy to dress up or down, this tall, slouchy pair is designed with a faux suede upper and 3-inch wooden block heel.

Pros: The extra-wide version of this style delivers a 16-inch opening. These also come in five colors to choose from as well as wide and extra-wide width sizes. A half-length interior side zipper encourages easy on and off. They’re lightly padded underfoot.

Cons: These also may run slightly small.

Brinley Co. Wide Calf Over-The-Knee Boots
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