THE BELT WAY
Buckled, burnished, and practically begging for thick tights and a tweed skirt. Botkier, $645; Zappos.com
The tightly shirred top can be pushed down to midcalf or extended to its full height.
Enzo Angiolini, $189; 800-999-1877
COMFORT: RANCH DRESSING
Don't buck the cowboy trend; here's a citified version with a stacked heel. BØrn Crown, $190; BornCrown.com
WALK THE LINE
This artful cuff is a standout, with its bicolor geometric precision. Matisse, $180; Nordstrom.com
This sophisticated boot has contrasting topstitching.
Lauren by Ralph Lauren, $198.; select Macy's stores, 800-622-9748
IT'S A GIFT
A graceful ankle-high tie makes the slouchy plum suede exceptionally feminine.Circa Joan & David, $199; Zappos.com
Nice and Snug
Scrunched down or folded over, the ribbed knit on this hidden platform is cozy-cool. Loeffler Randall; $650; LoefflerRandall.comO's Complete Boot Guide:
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