The lace up ankle boot is one of our favorite go-to styles for shoes this fall. Think sleek and edgy or casual chic. These the are the modern redux of the granny boot. This fall’s ankle boots take a stance with a higher heel and many fine details such as grommets, buckles and the platform sole for added height. Lace-up ankle boots will look fierce with black leggings, skinny jeans, or even a fitted black pencil skirt at the office. Styles range from rocker glam to sand colored suede for an luxe uptown look.
Givenchy does a wedge Lace-up textured leather boot ($995 at Net-a-Porter, top left) with a peep toe and uplifting 5-inch heel. These boots will work an edge with skinny leggings or a black pencil skirt for daytime dressing. Chloe Lace-Up Wedge Ankle Boots ($695 at Saks.com, top right) have a bit of ’80s boxing ring appeal along with a crepe sole and 4-inch self covered wedge. Wear these with fall hues of olive, khaki and dark browns. Bottega Veneta’s Lace-Up Ankle Boots ($980.00 at Saks.com, bottom right) take on the woven leather appeal of the brand’s signature woven leather. This unique style is sure to add a dramatic statement to your wardrobe. These boots will add the perfect touch to your sleekest body hugging LBD. Kors Michael Kors’ Hayley Lace-Up Bootie in black suede ($350.00 at NeimanMarcus.com, bottom left) features a lug sole, silvertone eyelets and a wide strappy lace. This lace-up boot will look perfect when worn with black leggings or with skinny jeans tucked inside.