Choosing the perfect pair of shoes to wear in Winter can be a struggle. You might not have considered this, but boots could easily become a great go-to shoe for many occasions. Especially when living in colder climates. When you find the perfect pair of boots it is almost unconscious to gravitate towards them. An item that can be effortlessly incorporated into many different looks to take your outfits to the next level. If you do not own any boots that you can use with dressy and stylish looks, here are the styles that you should start by having a look at:
Chelsea boots are probably the number one boot choice for formal looks. They are comfortable, stylish and sleek. Easy to put on but also easy to pair with formal outfits. You can wear them with almost anything from suits to casual attires. We highly recommend you to consider this style due to its diversity. If you are on the hunt for your first pair of boots, Chelsea boots would be a great choice. The easiest colors to pair with many outfits would be black and tanned brown but you can add riskier colors as you build your collection.
While ankle boots still remain semi-formal and can be worn with dressier outfits, they give less of a formal vibe when compared to Chelsea boots. Ankle boots, as their name suggests, tend to come not only in a shorter build but also generally in more textured materials and many times including laces. The choice you go for will depend entirely on your intended use. Yet a pair of light brown or beige ankle boots would be a great addition if you already own dark-colored Chelsea boots.
Chukka boots are one of the most comfortable types of ankle boots out there. Generally worn with more casual attires. Chukka boots are made of soft leather and incorporate shoelaces. If you like to stay comfortable and warm while still keeping a polished look you should consider giving chukka boots a try. They are not only easy to wear and a great wardrobe staple but they have also recently made a comeback.
Generally flaunting some sort of buckle detail, biker boots can be found with both a slightly taller or shorter heel. Boots that have taller heels are great choices for guys that might want to elongate their figure. While trendy and dressy biker boots will be fitted for men wishing to wear effortless yet edgy looks, or wishing to add character to their outfits. Adding biker boots immediately toughens up an outfit while adding style points. Even when many believe them to be reserved to pair with more casual pieces like skinny jeans biker boots can also be incorporated in more formal looks like sleek all-black smart casual outfits or even suits.
Alike with derby shoes, derby boots have an eyelet tab that does not close all the way letting the tongue of the shoe show. This gives a more elevated and dressy version of the look a military boot would give. Derby boots can be a great addition to spark dressier outfits with a unique touch. You can easily pair them with sleek looks or semi-casual outfits.
Alike with their cousin, the brogue shoe, brogue boots are an elevated version of the hiking boot. This style of boot is popular for its characteristic design. A design that uses perforations as the decoration that gives character to the shoe. Brogue boots which can be worn with basically the same styles that you would be able to wear their shoe variants. And are also another great item that you might want to check out.