The Coolest Shoe Trend You Can Actually Walk for Miles In

30 Chunky Chelsea Boots That Are So Comfortable Amy Julliette Lefévre



There's nothing better than finding a pair of shoes that makes you feel strong, powerful, and ready for anything and that is actually comfortable. Luckily, there is a cool shoe trend that checks all the boxes. Welcome into your wardrobe chunky Chelsea boots. The practical stompers were seen all over the runways—from Bottega Veneta to Alexander McQueen—where models wore thick platform boots with rubber soles that exuded a punk-rock feel. Dark and ominous was the vibe, presenting a refreshingly modern and moody addition to our wardrobes. The apocalyptic-style boots are supremely cool and easy to walk for miles in due to their sturdy soles.

So how do you incorporate trending chunky Chelsea boots into your outfits? Wear them with your favorite dresses to toughen up the look or add a cool-girl edge to your jeans and loose leather trousers. Scroll below for plenty more inspiration on how to wear chunky Chelsea boots and to shop the best boots out there for every budget.

Give your dresses a cool edge with the help of statement lug-sole boots. Bonus points for layering on a leather blazer.


These only look like they have a designer price tag.

Try a sleek pair of patent-leather Chelsea boots with a chic maxi coat for an easy polished-meets-practical outfit.

Ground a statement blazer with practical white chunky-sole boots for a cool-girl look that exudes major personality.


White boots bring a fun energy.

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Miniskirts and minidresses get an edgy boost thanks to this boot style.

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Chunky lug soles will ground statement pieces such as a printed jacket or a bright-colored bag.

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Chunky boots add a cool edge to knitted dresses for an easy fall outfit combination.


The pronounced toe gives these a designer look.

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Want to venture beyond black? Try this suede hue.

Just add a miniskirt, sweater, and bomber jacket.

A modern take on the classic Chelsea silhouette.

These boast "naturally breathable lining for easy comfort."

Pair with a cool floral midi dress.

Easy to pair with anything in your closet.

Excellent if you're looking for a more comfortable heel.

This post was published at an earlier date and has since been updated.