Spring ankle boots
Photo: Bob Hiemstra

Clockwise from top:

With slouchy suede in front and gold buckles in back, this nude bootie looks chic coming and going. Tory Burch, $395; ToryBurch.com

Spring awakening: The traditional stacked-heel platform gets reborn in denim-blue leather. Nine West, $109, select Nine West stores, NineWest.com for stores

A mushroom slip-on in suede with patent leather trim reveals a bit of leg for a lengthening effect. Mia, $79; MiaShoes.com

Ruffled daffodil shoe-booties with a thick cork platform are easy on the feet (and the eyes). Lovely People Shoes, $139; LovelyPeople-USA.com

A skinny heel gives this oxford-inspired peep-toe a major lift. Edmundo Castillo for Tommy Hilfiger, $198; 212-223-1824

Great Buys: Chic pink and gray picks for under $100!