Celebs, Fashion Girls, and I Agree—Every Chic Outfit Features These Boots

When it comes to It shoe silhouettes, ankle boots often reign supreme during fall. But there’s actually another classic shape that may just give your favorite booties a run for their money. Yes, I’m talking about knee-high boots. While they’ve been making the fashion rounds for seasons, this footwear pick is apparently one of the only styles that matter for fall 2020.

Seriously. I haven’t been able to scroll through Instagram or catch a glimpse of a cool celebrity outfit without spotting knee-high boots. And for good reason—they're often the hero piece to the chicest fall looks thanks to their sleek, statement-making nature. Basically, if you haven’t tested these shoes out yet, now is the time.

With that in mind, I curated a range of celeb and fashion-girl outfit inspiration highlighting the freshest knee-high boot silhouettes. Keep scrolling and get a leg-up in the autumn styling department.

How celebrities wear knee-high boots:
Amal Clooney Date Outfit With George Clooney

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On Amal Clooney: Altuzarra Fringed Sides Detail Shoulder Bag ($1443)

Style tip: Push the boundaries a bit by teaming your knee-high boots with a skort or miniskirt and a vibrant top.

Best Kendall Jenner Fashion Week Outfit

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On Kendall Jenner: Alain Mikli sunglasses; Ports 1961 dress; Staud Moon Bag ($325); Jacquemus Les Bottes Pantalon Boots ($1180)

Style tip: For an eternally chic look, pair black knee-high boots with a black shirtdress—complete with eye-catching accessories.

Bella Hadid Fall Outfit in Jeans and Boots

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On Bella Hadid: ’47 Yankees Hat ($25); Vivienne Westwood blazer; Prada Lace-Up Moto Boots ($1450)

Style tip: Lean into that ’90s vibe by tucking loose jeans into flatter almost-to-the-knee boots. A power blazer and unexpected baseball cap complete this very-right-now silhouette.

Hailey Bieber White Dress Outfit

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On Hailey Bieber: J Brand x Elsa Hosk Leather Birthday Blazer ($1298); MM6 Maison Margiela Inside Out Logo Tee ($255); Jacquemus Les Bottes Pantalon Boots ($1180); Celine sunglasses

Style tip: Don’t be afraid of a monochromatic look with white boots and a coordinating dress. You can always toss on a leather jacket to break up the vibe.

Chanel Iman Black Dress Outfit

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Who: Chanel Iman

Style tip: Make an LBD pop even more with a sleek pair of snakeskin boots.

How fashion people wear knee-high boots:
How to wear knee-high boots with skirts

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Style tip: Test out this ensemble for the office with statement boots, a pretty midi skirt, and a sophisticated belted blazer.

How to wear knee-high boots with jeans

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Style tip: Try brown knee-high boots instead of standard heels or booties with denim culottes and a blazer.

Style tip: A printed dress looks flawless with mock-croc boots for work or play.

How to wear knee-high boots with dresses

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Style tip: While this look may seem incredibly high-concept, it only requires two chic pieces. Yep, simply toss on a midi dress with white knee-high boots for an elevated look.

How to wear knee-high boots

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Style tip: Snakeskin boots with a layered rust-colored fit feels so elegant for the season.

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

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