Knee-high boots are functional and classy. Since they go a little higher up on your leg, they keep you even warmer. Aside from that, they are also very stylish.
When it comes to style, knee-high boots are also very versatile and can be worn with several closet pieces. In case you’ve been wondering how to style them, here are some of the best outfit ideas on what to wear with knee high boots:
With skinny jeans
Since skinny jeans follow the exact shape of your leg, they are easy to wear with your knee-high boots.
Of all the types of denim, skinny jeans are some of the most common wardrobe pieces because anyone can wear them. They are simply effortless since they can be styled with any top, any coat or even footwear.
Heather (above) styled her skinny jeans with a pair of knee-high boots. She wore the outfit with a tank top and cardigan in the same white color as the boots. However, if you’re going for neutral colored tops, you’ll have the freedom to play around with the color of your knee-high boots.
With a sweater dress
If warmth accompanied by coziness is what you’re looking for, then what better way to go about it than wearing a sweater dress with knee high boots?
Sweater dresses are often so snuggly and come in different lengths and designs. You probably will have to go for a longer one if you prefer that extra warmth, when it’s extremely cold outside. Pairing one with knee-high boots will also make the whole look very stylish.
It’s always a great idea to grab knee-high boots in a color that can be found on your sweater dress, if your sweater dress is multi-colored.
With a plaid skirt
Plaid is a great print that’s mostly worn during the fall. It’s great and fun and if you want a more youthful look, then a plaid skirt is the way to go. Pair that with some knee-high boots, and you have an amazing look for the cooler fall weather.
Courtney (above) wore a plaid skirt with a turtleneck knit and then went for some knee-high boots matching her knit.
Remember, since plaid is a pattern, you have to be very selective with the colors you pair it with and in most cases, plain boots are better.
With a shift dress
Wearing knee high boots with a shift dress is one of the most forgiving outfits suitable for any age group and body type.
Shift dresses are flattering, considering they are meant to be that loose. Wearing one makes you feel more confident, because it hides your “weaknesses” that you might be self-conscious about (such as a bulging midsection or wider hips or thicker thighs).
You can pick the length you prefer most with a shift dress whether long or short. You can also choose from different colors and wear dresses with some knee-high boots.
Aimee (above) styled her shift dress with some simple brown knee-high boots. Shift dresses can also come in different designs, when it comes to the sleeves and the neckline. Since the dress is pretty free, it’s worth getting more fitted boots.
With an asymmetrical skirt
When wearing knee-high boots with a skirt with asymmetrical hem, you’ll have a chic fall look that could easily take you from the office to an event.
An asymmetrical hemline always creates an interesting look, which is why you should get yourself an asymmetrical hem skirt. This is one of the most flattering types of skirts for petite women, especially if you wish to look taller.
They always look so classy and feminine. The best thing about an asymmetrical skirt is that while one side does to an extent cover part of your boot, the other side allows your boot to be properly seen so its design is not completely hidden.
Anjali (above) wore her asymmetrical brown skirt with a red pullover and some knee-high boots.
With a fit & flare dress
A fit n flare dress is one of the most flattering, considering it cinches your waist, which is the smallest part of your body, then flares out towards the bottom. They are great when worn with different types of shoes including knee-high boots, in fall weather.
Meagan (above) styled her fit n’ flare dress with a pair of knee-high boots in suede material.
It’s a fun flirty look that works for different body shape. These dresses come in different lengths and even volumes, but they all look really good with knee-high boots.
One of the best outfits for transitioning weather is to wear shorts with knee high boots.
Shorts are great especially during summer months, as they allow you to show off your legs. They come in different lengths, which gives you the flexibility to choose anything you prefer.
For the best fall look, it’s worth going for longer shorts, as they are more appropriate for the weather and make more sense when styled with such boots.
With knee-length dress
You may be thinking dresses are great with strappy heels, stilettos and sandals, but in the cooler months, they also go well with some knee-high boots considering their simplicity.
Straight knee-length dresses that come in simple design are great for office environments and more formal environments. The boots just make them more interesting.
Gianna (above) looked chic in a white knee-length dress paired with some snake print knee-high boots.
This look can be generally minimalist, if your dress is in neutral colors like above. Should you go for a more colorful dress, it’s best to pick plain knee-high boots in basic colors like white or brown.
With a pencil skirt
Pencil skirts are some of the most flattering silhouettes you can find. They also follow one’s figure, highlighting your hips and giving you a smaller waist. They are also some of the pieces that look really great with a pair of knee-high boots.
Delila (above) wore her black top with a pencil skirt and a pair of knee-high boots. She finished the look off with a coat. The pencil skirt makes you look smart while the boots give the look an edge.
With a maxi dress
You can transition your maxi dress into fall by wearing it with a pair of knee-high boots.
Maxi dresses are such great summer piece because how flowy and comfortable they are. The boots will keep you warmer considering summer dresses are often free and flowy.
Amanda (above) wore her printed maxi dress with a pair of white knee-high boots and finished the look off with a hat. This is the kind of look to go for if you love the bohemian style. A plain maxi would also work.
With a duster
A duster is one item that’s great to have. When worn with a pair of knee-high boots, you get a great outfit that makes your look edgier, whether the duster is worn over a skirt or dress.
The flowy nature makes it a great layering piece that makes an otherwise plain and simple outfit look more elevated. Since dusters are long, if you’re wearing something colorful underneath your duster, make sure the duster is nice and plain.
Christina (above) styled her duster over a colored dress and finished the outfit off with a pair of knee-high boots.
Plain knee-high boots are best for this outfit, if you have more printed pieces as part of your wardrobe.
With a denim dress
A denim dress can be styled with different types of knee-high boots for the chic and casual look in the fall.
Denim is always so comfortable and flattering, whether we’re talking about a denim shirt, jean jacket, pants, or even a dress. The denim fabric goes with a number of different materials such as leather, and suede, just to mention a few.
Eleanor (above) wore her denim dress, black in color with some brown leather knee-high boots.
You don’t always have to wear a similarly long dress. You can pick a shorter one that allows your knee-high boots to be seen more.
With a denim skirt
You can wear your denim skirt with knee-high boots for a classy outft for the fall or the spring when the temperature goes up and down.
A denim skirt never goes out of style and can be worn throughout every season within the year, depending on how you style yours. They can be paired with different tops and most of all different footwear, whether casual or dressy.
Young (above) wore some knee-high boots, brown in color with her denim skirt outfit.
With a blue denim skirt, it’s easy to pick boots since these go with boots in just about every material and color.
Since leggings follow the shape of your body, they’re one of the easiest to wear with knee-high boots, especially if the leggings are plain.
Leggings are comfortable, which is why many of us like to stock them up in their closets. They are great for lounging around, but there’s a particular style that can be worn outdoors.
Glamitupmoms (above) styled her leggings with a poncho and some brown knee-high boots. This style works for leggings of different fabrics such as denim, leather, just to mention a few.
With a pleated skirt
In the fall, knee-high boots will add some casual touch to your very feminine outfit.
Pleated skirts are a classic wardrobe staple that can make you feel more ladylike, especially if they’re longer length. You can choose from a knee-length , midi or maxi pleated skirt for this look.
Pleated skirts are mostly preferred for dressy occasions such as high teas, high profile events, church, and many such. However, you can wear them on ordinary days too, when you wear them with tall boots.
Puja (above) went all monochromatic with her pleated skirt outfit, picking mostly browns for every piece. She finished the look off with some brown knee-high boots.
With a midi dress
In the fall, you can wear a midi dress with some knee-high boots for extra warmth.
A midi dress is ever so classy, because of the length. Also because of the length, they requires more thoughts to style. Tall boots can indeed make midi dresses look more flattering for most women, because they eliminate the gap between the dress hem and your boots, thus avoid making your legs look cut-off
Nicole (above)wore her midi dress with a belt and some black knee-high boots. You don’t have to think too hard with this combination. All you need is to have the dress fit you properly.
With a shirtdress
One way to look smart casual is to wear shirt dress with knee-high boots.
Shirtdresses are known to be those wardrobe pieces that leave you looking smart. They come in different styles and lengths which gives you a lot of flexibility to choose according to your preference. Beside looking formal, they can also be dressed to look casual and even edgy.
Sandy (above) styled her classy shirtdress with a pair of simple knee-high boots in an almost similar color as the dress.
Going monochromatic is a great way to look chic, but you will also look stylish if you pick different colors for your dress and shoes.
With a blazer dress
One great way to wear your blazer dress is with a pair of knee-high boots, preferably simple ones.
A blazer dress, just like an actual blazer, gives you an elevated look that is classy and sophisticated. Blazer dresses are even easier to wear, considering you don’t have to worry much about what to mix and match it with.
Sqhermile (above) wore her blazer dress with a pair of brown knee-high boots. It’s a simple combination you could wear to the office or to an event in the cooler months.
With a trench coat
You can wear longer trench coats fully buttoned or tied and pair with knee-high boots for a Parisian look.
Trench coats are a wardrobe staple, a classy style that never goes out of style and are also functional. They come in different lengths, allowing you to choose the best one according to your height and your style.
Abbi (above) wore her trench coat over her outfit with a pair of brown suede boots. This is a combination that will keep you safe from the cold, and also rain.
With a suit
You can wear your skirt suits with some knee-high boots for a fun and trendy look.
A suit is a must-have, if you love the style to feel and look both sophisticated and elegant. Whether you wear a pantsuit or a skirt suit, you can always be assured of that classy outfit.
Nash (above) styled her suit with some knee-high boots. It’s a great outfit for fall and you can even add a pair of tights underneath your skirt for more warmth. Pantsuits can also work but the pants have to be fitted.
With these 20 ideas, you can be sure that your knee-high boots will serve you right as you can wear them severally in different ways.