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When temperatures take a major plunge (and so does your motivation to brave the outside world), an ankle-grazing bootie just ain't gonna cut it. On those days, there's nothing more comforting than slipping on some cozy socks over your favorite skinny jeans and zipping up a pair of trusty, knee-high riding boots. After all, it's the ultimate snug-meets-chic combo. Want to see your options (and trust us — you've got many)? Click through for the 11 pairs that are topping our wish list, from classic black to the palest tan to distressed metallic, and prepare yourself for the warm fuzzies.
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For whatever reason, we feel the need to justify our designer purchases with phrases like, "It only cost me [fill in the blank]," or "But, there was an amazing sale." Or, our favorite, the "I just had to have it" spiel. Though, oftentimes this is more for our own peace of mind than for those we're giving excuses to.