The 19 Best Boots for Fall 2013

Boots of countless shapes and sizes were all over fall runways from DKNY to Gucci this year, and for good reason; come autumn, there’s no better sound than fallen leaves crunching beneath your best pair of boots. Though it’s always important to protect our tootsies against the elements with practical shoes, a little fashion never hurt anyone. This year, it’s important to invest in boots that can incorporate new fall trends while still staying timeless. With so many new and exciting fall trends, you’re sure to find one that inspires you.


Tough As Nails

Saint Laurent Fall 2013 Runway

H&M Fall 2013 Runway

Grungy punk looks are back for fall, footwear included. Gracing the collections of Saint Laurent and H&M among many others, fierce punk boots took fall runways by storm. There are tons of new styles boasting studs, spikes, buckles and more, so invest in a shoe that will really edge up your closet.

BDG Penzy Boot in Olive, $69, Urban Outfitters

These canvas lace-up boots are sturdy and comfortable and are sure to edge up your wardrobe. Don’t worry – they’ll still match most everything!

Pink & Pepper Brooklyn Boot in Taupe, $49, Zappos

With gold buckle straps and distressed brown leather, these booties are both cute and tough.

AEO Studded Bootie, $69.95, American Eagle

Polished yet fun booties are a must-have for fall. Inexpensive and cute, these studded shoes scream rocker and boast a 3-inch heel to give you some height.

AEO Studded Moto Boot, $52.49, American Eagle

These motorcycle boots will go with everything, from your most darling dresses to your fiercest pants. Rock these silver square-studded boots everywhere this fall.

Pyramid Stud Motorcycle Bootie, $42.50, Charlotte Russe

These pyramid-studded motorcycle boots are a more subtle way to embrace the punk trend for fall. Make your legs look longer by pairing them with dark wash skinny jeans.