Kate Middleton & Meghan Markle’s Favorite Boot Styles

Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton move product for brands like no one else can.

With cooler temperatures prevailing, consumers are shopping for boots — and it’s natural to turn to Middleton and Markle’s wardrobes for a touch of inspiration. Both women have worn loads of chic silhouettes over the years, both with fashion and function in mind.

As far as Middleton’s wardrobe goes, she has one pair of shoes that she looks to time and time again: her Penelope Chilvers riding boots.

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Kate Middleton wears her trusty Penelope Chilvers riding boots in October 2018.
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The brown boots — which feature tassel detailing, an elongated silhouette and a calfskin upper — have been in the Duchess of Cambridge’s closet since her pre-royal days.

Aquatalia Rhumba boots are another go-to of Middleton’s that date back to before she was a duchess. The mom of three has worn the $700 shoes, which have a block heel and a waterproof suede upper, since 2006.

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Kate Middleton wearing Aquatalia boots in May 2019.
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A more recent addition to Middleton’s wardrobe? See by Chloé hiker boots, which she first wore in January 2019. With hiker boots as a fall trend, the University of St. Andrews alum has offered up a royal-approved take, which are now sold out.

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Kate Middleton wears See by Chloé combat boots during a visit to King Henry’s Walk Community Garden in Islington, London in January 2019.
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Meanwhile, Markle also has given her seal of approval to a pair of weather-proof boots. The former “Suits” star wore the Muck Boot Co.’s Reign boots in Australia in October 2018, while participating in a muddy boot tossing contest.

Muck Boot Company, Meghan Duchess of Sussex and Prince Harry dedicate a 20-hectare area of native bush to The Queen's Commonwealth Canopy at Abel Tasman National Park in Auckland. After unveiling the plaque, The Duke and Duchess join children from the 'Trees in Survival' group in a ‘welly-wanging’ contest.sPrince Harry and Meghan Duchess of Sussex tour of New Zealand - 30 Oct 2018
Meghan Markles wears Muck Boot Company boots in October 2018 in Australia.
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Markle has worn the boots for Christmas Day festivities with the royal family. For her first holiday with the royals in 2017, she went with Stuart Weitzman’s Hiline boots, which are available at Nordstromrack.com for around $450 (more than 40% off).

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Meghan Markle, clad in a tan coat and brown Stuart Weitzman boots, and Prince Harry attend church together on Christmas Day 2017.
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The following year, she wore shiny black heeled boots from Victoria Beckham as she stepped out alongside Middleton.

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Meghan Markle, in a double-breasted and black leather heeled boots from Victoria Beckham, and Prince Harry arrive for Christmas Day services in Sandringham, England in 2018.
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Flip through the gallery for more of Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle’s favorite boots.

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