TAKING IT TO NEW HEIGHTS
Perhaps one of the most coveted trends yet - chunky combat boots!
You can always rely on a trusty pair of boots as the weather moves well and truly into winter. This season’s trend is one not to miss! Perhaps one of the most coveted trends yet – chunky combat boots! Adopting the chunky sole of their chunky dad sneaker counterpart, these boots have taken over the runways and become a favourite on the street style scene. Heavy-weight and sturdy, these boots inject an effortless sense of cool to any outfit with their almost androgynous feel. The versatility of chunky boots is another reason they have become a wardrobe staple that can be styled with anything from a contrasting flowy dress to tailoring to just a casual pair of jeans. On a practical note, chunky boots are perfect for the rainy winter weather with their durable lug-soles. Stylish and practical? That’s a double win if you ask us!
Some of our favourites include the sleek and highly sought after boots from The Row with a sophisticated front zipper. Easy to pair with almost anything in your wardrobe, they will instantly elevate any look. Don’t worry we’ve got you covered with a high street alternative as well. These beauties from ASOS are a striking resemblance for the originals! For something a bit more subtle, these Alexander McQueen boots are a perfect way to dip into the chunky boot trend with an easy slip on design and glossed finish as well as of course the iconic Mcqueen exaggerated sole silhouette. If you are someone who likes to make a statement, these Chloe boots are sure to turn heads with a sleek square toe and great attention to detail – a very stylish option for winter days. This groovy pair from Bershka are good cheaper alternative to look into if you don’t want to go all out.
Lace-up or slip-on, knee-high or ankle, glossy or matte, whatever your preference, one thing we can all agree on is the chunky boot silhouette is the way to go!
COLLAGE HOLLY TITHERIDGE
WORDS GITIKA GARG