When it comes to footwear staples you live in, black ankle boots probably rank pretty high up there. In fact, they just might be the one shoe silhouette you rely on more than anything else. Trust—you’re not alone. While you may have a go-to ensemble you love wearing with your favorite pair of booties, variety is the spice of life, right? So don’t be afraid to mix it up a bit. With that, we’re showcasing 10 outfit ideas below to remember the next time you slip into your favorite pair of black ankle boots (which will probably be 20 seconds after reading this). We also shopped out a few of our favorite pairs of booties in case your offering could use a refresh as well.