4 Easy Ways To Wear Over-The-Knee Boots

The most magical item that incites envy might just be over-the-knee boots. When seen on 5'11" supermodels, they seem like the most gorgeous pieces imaginable. But when it comes to the rest of us, the thought of floating around in halfway-up-your-leg shoes doesn't seem as easy to pull off. The secret to making them work for anyone, though, is no secret at all — a pair of tall boots can do the work for you.

Now that you have the go ahead, it's time to get creative while braving this trend (or don't, because jeans and a tee work just as well). Over-the-knee boots are coveted for a reason: They have the ability to turn any outfit into something that whispers fabulous. Sometimes, all we need is a dash of inspiration for adding a sky high shoe to our wardrobe. Click ahead for four seamless outfits that will help you breeze down the street in a killer pair of shoes you never thought you could make work.
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We took this one right out of Runway Looks 101. Pair a chunky heeled option with a high-neck minidress to balance out your overall coverage. Draping a loose coat on top keeps it easy when you're wearing a calf-hugging boot.

H&M Silk Dress, $129, available at H&M; Mango Flowy Trench, $149.99, available at Mango; Saint Laurent Stretch-Suede Over-The-Knee Boots, $1495, available at Net-A-Porter;Loeffler Randall Junior Work Tote, $495 $247.50, available at Loeffler Randall; Louise et Cie Lariat Necklace, $58, available at Nordstrom.
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The easiest way to pull off an over-the-knee boot is by keeping it sweet and simple — we're talking denim and a blouse. For those who need a little more comfort in their day-to-day, opt out of wearing four-inch heels, and go for a flat pair of boots instead.

Billy Reid
Monroe Shirt, $295, available at Billy Reid; Rag & Bone Corduroy Bomber Jacket, $595, available at Stylebop; 3x1 Highrise Channel Seam, $235, available at 3x1; Sole Society Daegan, $139.95, available at Sole Society; Alexander Wang Cardigan Beanie, $125, available at Alexander Wang.
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This boot provides the perfect excuse to keep miniskirts in rotation no matter the season. Tights or no tights — that's your call.
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A miniskirt isn't the only way to go. This almost high-low pencil skirt gives you some room to add a lengthy boot. Go for optimum chic with a playful neck scarf to help your statement shoe stand out even more.

J.Crew Collection
Cashmere Shell Top, $128, available at J.Crew; Ada Kokosar & Other Stories Duo Slit Skirt, $130, available at & Other Stories; Mo&Co. Longline Wool Overcoat, $960, available at Mo&Co.; Stuart Weitzman Highland High Heel Boots, $798, available at Stuart Weitzman; Sonia by Sonia Rykiel Star Print Scarf, $127.70 $89.39, available at Farfetch.
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Switch up your leggings and sweater routine by adding an extra dose of effort. A high-neck body suit worn underneath an over-the-shoulder sweater (and sweetened even further by a pair of charcoal-colored jeans), make for an eye-catching ensemble.

Classic High Neck Body, $35, available at Topshop; Chicwish Slouchy Off-Shoulder Sweater, $59.90 $50.92, available at Chicwish; Zara Skinny Trousers with Zipped Hem, $49.90, available at Zara; Ballin Thigh Length Boots, $784.46, available at Farfetch; Erin Templeton Sunday Best, $250, available at Erin Templeton.