There's no reason you should have to sacrifice style once the temperatures start to drop. Winter staples like chunky boots, puffer coats, and gloves often get a bad rap for lacking style, and while, yes, you might need to swap more functional weatherproof items into your wardrobe, said items necessarily have to be mediocre-looking. And we're here to prove it to you.
While we could definitely touch on every winter wardrobe essential from parkas to thermals, today we're focusing squarely on boots. Below, we've rounded up the best winter boots on the market this season. The criteria for the lucky winners ahead? Simply put, they had to be equal parts warm and cute. Sounds like a pretty fair ratio to me. Go on to shop our picks of the best winter boots that are both warm and stylish.
Ganni can do no wrong in our eyes.
We couldn't have a winter boot roundup without Sorel.
This color is everything.
Chic snow boots? Yes, please.
Gucci does it again.
Pair these with your favorite black skinnies and a chunky knit.
The guilty pleasure of the footwear world lives for this time of year.
Moon Boots are a classic winter staple.
We love the pearl detail.
The chicest hiker boots there ever were.
Mock croc is everywhere this season, and these boots are no exception.
This chic style doubles as rain boots with removable shearling.
Get these before they sell out.
This post was originally published at an earlier date and has since been updated. Next up, find out which sneakers everyone suddenly stopped wearing.