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Heidi Klum Takes a Walk on the Wild Side in a High-Slit Leopard Dress & Thigh-High Boots

Heidi Klum brought her wild side to the set of “America’s Got Talent” this week.

Teasing the episode last night on Instagram, the model gave her best strut in a bold leopard-print dress; the design featured a long-sleeve fit with a high-leg slit. To elevate the bold number further, Klum then slipped on a set of sheer black tights and slick thigh-high boots.

Knee-high and thigh-high boots are the must-have boot silhouettes this season. From leather twists on the trend to edgy lace-up styles, you can find the taller shoes on everyone from Ciara to Lily Collins and Gwen Stefani amongst other major names. In colder temperatures, the silhouettes offer coverage to counter skirts, dresses and shorts as well as provides an extra layer to any leggings or jeans look.

Klum herself is a major fan of thigh-high boots and broke out a bold pair for the MTV Movie & TV Awards: Unscripted. The model arrived on the red carpet for the second night of events in bold fashion, matching a semi-sheer blazer to a coordinating skirt; both pieces come from Aliétte’s fall ’19 collection and feature unique hand-beaded detailing.

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Heidi Klum arrives at the MTV Movie & TV Awards: Unscripted in Los Angeles, May 17.
CREDIT: Courtesy of MTV

2020 was a major year for Heidi Klum; she completed her bout serving as a judge on her NBC talent series as well as the co-host of Amazon Prime’s series “Making the Cut” alongside her former “Project Runway” co-star Tim Gunn; the competition series profiled up and coming designers with winning styles added to shop live every week to Amazon. She also has served as the host and executive producer of “Germany’s Next Topmodel” since 2006.

Before her TV stardom, Klum kicked off her career modeling for the likes of Jordache, Victoria’s Secret and Sports Illustrated as well as founded her own swimwear and intimates lines. In her shoe closet, you can find everything from towering Christian Louboutin pumps to embellished Birkenstock “ugly” sandals as well as unconventional fish-style rubber slippers.

Channel Heidi Klum in these sleek boots inspired by her look.

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CREDIT: Courtesy of Saks

Buy Now: Schutz Anaisha Boots, $149 (was $298).

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CREDIT: Courtesy of Moda Operandi

Buy Now: Staud Wally Boots, $550.

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CREDIT: Courtesy of Ssense

Buy Now: System Croc Boots, $380 (was $745).

Click through the gallery to find more of Heidi Klum’s edgy taste throughout the years.

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