The Edit: 12 Sexy (And Comfy!) Pairs of Ankle Boots

Fall's footwear mainstay gets versatile.


As far as we’re concerned, ankle booties are the most functional footwear of fall—warm and versatile enough to carry you through Sorel weather. And, there’s a fitting pair for nearly every setting. The office? Errands? Date night? Check, check, and check. Plus, any shoe that keeps your ankle secure and strapped in is a safe bet in our book. Ankle booties, we bow at your throne.

[1] Sukie Scallop Bootie, $395 at Loeffler Randall. [2] Chester Boot, $150 at Sam Edelman. [3] Rachel Comey Alley Boots, $425.50 at Madewell. [4] See by Chloe Studded Booties, $535 at Shopbop. [5] Stanton Chelsea Boot, $595 at Rag & Bone. [6] Burberry Hand-Painted Bootie, $1,695 at Neiman Marcus. [7] Carrano Anna Bootie, $144.50 at Piperlime. [8] Regina Calf Hair Bootie, $425 at Tory Burch. [9] Mason Martin Margiela Ankle Boots, $372.75 at The Outnet. [10] Circus by Sam Edelman Monk Strap Boot, $140 at Urban Outfitters. [11] REPORT Signature Toby Boot, $64.50 at Nordstrom. [12] Jason Wu Floral Buckle Booties, $1,195 at Shopbop.