Dark skinny jeans and a black Cuban-heel boot can make practically anyone look like Vanessa Axente, or better yet, a Beatle, so dare we even suggest an alternative? Hisses and boos have never stopped us before, so yes—we're backing the *white* boot for fall, because it is even more modish and uplifting in a season of black on black on darker black. Ahead, shop 10 pairs just in time for scuffing season.
Square toe. Chunky heel. A GOLD FOIL OPTION (technically against the theme of this story, but whatever!). What are you even waiting for?
The inspiration: one of NYFW's highlights. The price: low enough you could still make rent.
So clean...until you go outside, but that's part of the charm.
The OG Parisian brand. The dream.
The other OG, perfect for pairing with ditsy prints, sheer plaids, and a bad attitude.
News flash: Lucite isn't going anywhere.
Club-kid vibes but way too nice to actually wear to the kinds of clubs that are any fun.
A super walkable version with a cute chubby heel.
They've taken care of the toe, so kick as many table corners as you want.
Whereas with this Western-ish one, they've thoughtfully included the shoe equivalent of a landing strip.