30 Fall Boots You Can Actually Walk In

When your daily schedule involves living in a city, you need to make certain adjustments. Your routine needs to account for commuting time, your wallet needs to allocate funds for more frequent takeout dinners, and your footwear needs to be able to keep up with a much more active lifestyle. We've discovered that all you need to survive in a concrete jungle are a trusty pair of boots that get you from A to B, and then all the way down to C, without taking a toll on your soles. Trust us — it'll save you a fortune on reparative pedicures.
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Sure, stilettos are fun for a night out on the town, but you need a shoe that'll withstand the morning sprint to the subway platform and long strolls across new neighborhoods. So we found 30 boots that'll do just that — and more. Their soles are sturdy, their heels thick for extra height and support, and their look ready to go from sidewalk to rooftop bar in five seconds flat.
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Madewell The Margot Boot, $198, available at Madewell.
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ASOS Admission Pointed Ankle Boots, $48, available at ASOS.
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Coach Bowery Chelsea Boot, $395, available at Coach.
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& Other Stories Pull On Sparkle Boots, $195, available at & Other Stories.
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Barbara Bui Lug Sole White Hiker Boots, $695, available at Intermix.
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By Far Lada Leather, $537.52, available at By Far.
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Nine West Urazza Pull-on Booties, $99, available at Nine West.
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See by Chloé Shearling Booties, $420, available at Bloomingdale's.
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Dorateymur Biturbo Booties, $520, available at Shopbop.
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Dolce Vita Vara Booties, $170, available at Dolce Vita.
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The Row Fara Lace-up Leather Combat Boot, $1,390, available at Bergdorf Goodman.
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Finery London Elmworth Leather Closed Boot, $215, available at Finery London.
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Vanessa Wu Leopard Booties, $158, available at Anthropologie.
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Acne Studios Tinne Leather Lace-up Boots, $620, available at Opening Ceremony.
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Bershka Lace-up High Heel Ankle Boots with XL Buckle, $54.90, available at Bershka.
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Cole Haan Arden Grand Bootie, $280, available at Cole Haan.
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Mango Zipped Leather Ankle Boots, $119.99, available at Mango.
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Prada Lace-up Velvet Après-ski Boots, $750, available at MatchesFashion.com
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Topshop Kash Leather Socks Boots, $80, available at Topshop.
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Everlane The Suede Heel Boot, $225, available at Everlane.
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Stuart Weitzman The Metermaid Boot, $585, available at Stuart Weitzman.
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Intentionally Blank Nancy, $218, available at Intentionally Blank.
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Charlotte Stone Daria, $354, available at Charlotte Stone.
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Kenzo Sierra Boot, $435, available at Kenzo.
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Ash Razor Black Leather, $250, available at Ash.
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Isabel Marant Rilows Leather Ankle Boots, $540, available at Net-a-Porter.
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Loeffler Randall Carter Boot, $395, available at Loeffler Randall.
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Aldo Pevio, $130, available at Aldo.
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Vagabond Cora Leather Chelsea Boot, $180, available at Urban Outfitters.
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Zara Flat Ankle Boots with Buckles, $49.90, available at Zara.
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