You've heard it a million times, and the reason is that it's true: Black ankle boots go with everything. Denim? Check. Your favorite miniskirt? Check. A cozy sweater and leggings? Check. We could go on and on, but you get the point—and Emily Ratajkowski's recent look only strengthens the case for the eternally versatile shoe style.
Spotted out and about in black patent booties from ASH, the model, actress, and designer chose a whimsical printed dress for a warm L.A. day. Her choice of footwear added an appropriate fall-ready edge to the midi silhouette. So if you don't already own a steadfast pair of black booties, we just have one question: What are you waiting for?