How to Wear the It Ankle Boots of the Season

By the time fall rolls around, it seems like all anyone cares about is boots—ankle boots, to be exact. Instead of copying what all your friends are wearing or investing in your hundredth pair of black boots because you've worn your old pair out, why not think outside the box and buy a pair that's exciting, bold, and extremely current?

Ahead, we've rounded up the coolest fall 2017 ankle boot trends so you don't have to think twice about feeling in the know when it comes to this season's best and brightest. Including mismatched, glitter, and satin ankle boots, the shopping selection ahead is anything but boring. Since some of the footwear trends you're about to witness are a tad out of the ordinary, we've provided you with an outfit idea to go with whichever ankle boot trend you fall for.

Go on to shop the It ankle boot trends of 2017 and discover our favorite fall outfits to wear with each.

Mismatched Boots

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Pair this odd yet forward ankle boot trend with a romantic black midi dress. Accessorize with complementary forward items like a uniquely structured bag and sleek sunnies.

Satin Boots

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Get creative with textures while wearing these slippery soles. We love how this look here combines patent leather, a print, denim, and, of course, the satin boots. 

White Boots

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When opting for white, choose an outfit that is simple yet striking, and tailored yet relaxed. White boots make more of a statement than you may realize, so jeans, a T-shirt, and a blazer make for the perfect combination. 

Cowboy Boots

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Cowboy boots can definitely feel overwhelming to wear, but with the right counterparts, you'll look like a million bucks. We suggest offsetting this boot trend with frilly, elegant items like a ruffled skirt and deconstructed button-down. 

Sock Boots

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Sock boots are especially cool when you can actually appreciate the fact that they flatter the ankles and legs extremely well. Instead of wearing them with skinny jeans or long trousers, show them off a bit by pairing them with a midi dress.

Bright-Colored Boots

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Want boots that will stop traffic? Who doesn't? But to ensure you don't look like you're wearing a costume, try pairing the bold stompers with a more subdued color palette or even a monochromatic look.

Glitter Boots

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There's nothing more festive than a special pair of glitter boots. A more traditional outfit always looks incredible when paired with this modern style, as seen here with the pleated midi skirt and belted cardigan.