This year boots trends are also inspired by the 80s. The chunky style, the edgy looks and all of them rock more chunky sole, which honestly I have no complains about. 2020 kind of marks the year of comfort, an a lot of brands have embarked that in their signature designs and styles. So, I thought I would share some comparison of the top trending boots styles for winter that I have been honestly eying and some of these pieces are on my wishlist as well.
Before I share more details about all of the trends, I want to share some tips that I also keep in mind while shopping for any trending piece. These are the parameters I use to decide whether I want to Splurge, Save or find a steal for any item that I buy in my closet. It is essential to do that because we do not want to waste money, even though it might be a slight difference, I always feel bad that I could have bought something nicer.
Tips on When to Splurge, Save or Snag a Steal!
- Do I see myself wearing it for a long term. That determines hugely on your budget.
- You have to think of your overall budget, or else, you might not be able to buy everything. If you really want to splurge, you have to think of how you can save.
- Is the style suits my personal style. This is really key to buying anything no matter what the cost. If it does not fit your style, you will never wear it.
- Think of at least 5 different ways you can immediately wear it. I use this trick when I am shopping for any new item in my closet. This really helps me rationalize my purchase.
Zipped Combat Boots
This is one of the most long term trending boots in the combat boots category, the lace up zipped boots that are just slightly longer. You can not only pair them with casual outfits, but also style them with skirts and dresses to dress them down. And because of the platform boots, they are really comfortable as well.
White Combat Boots
I am kind of obsessed with this style of boots. I am in general obsessed with white boots, and these combat white boots look really chic and stylish even if they are casual. The platform heel makes them really comfortable and the front zip adds a modern touch to the otherwise retro trend. And Must I add, white boots look great with everything.
Lug Combat Boots
These style of boots are famous to be known as rain boots or work boots. They are often way more sturdy and can withstand a lot of harsh conditions. Now, the fashionable options are definitely a little bit more delicate, but the simple design and style always makes a statement. I can totally see myself wearing this on top of my slouchy jeans during winter rainy days. There sole have excellent grip and heigh to be enormously comfortable for walking.
Croc Embossed Tall Boots
Tall boots are a must have for winter. They not only elevate your overall style, they are also really cozy. Tall boots kind of become my favorite way of wearing any outfit in winter specially the ones I want to dress up. They do dress up every outfit. These croc embossed style tall boots are extremely trending and actually look really expensive in any price point. The details of the leather or faux leather makes the boots look rich and luxurious.
Is there any other designer boots that you are eying on and you want me to look for a budget friendly option. Pro a comment below. And I will try my best!