Thigh-high boots become a staple in our fall and winter wardrobe. Though they might be intimidating, they can actually keep your legs warm during the winter. Also, it can make your outfit a little more dimensional. So, keep on reading for the 5 ways to wear thigh-high boots.
- Play with volume and texture.
From suede, leather, vinyl, and more, thigh-high boots can come in a lot of different textures. A fun way to play off the texture of your boots is by pairing them with contrasting fabrics. If you’re wearing a furry dress, think of wearing a pair of boots with a smoother textile. Because thigh high boots are so sleek, you can pair them with massive pieces on top, and they’ll balance each other out. If your thigh high boots are sleek, pair them with an oversized sweater dress. You may also play around with fringe, faux fur, even neoprene, and see what comes of it.
- Keep it monochromatic.
Going monochromatic will keep your cozy style classy and dressy. Like fashion blogger Annabelle Fleur, think of a pair of boots that matches the color of your skinny jeans to provide some balance to your bulky winter coat. Thigh high boots are already pretty wild, so you wouldn’t want to make an exaggerated statement if you’re already wearing a catchy top.
- Elevate your basics.
Thigh high boots may seem like a frivolous piece that won’t get much wear, but you literally can wear them with whatever outfit you have. Like fashion blogger Annabelle Fleur, wear your thigh-high boots as an opportunity to elevate your striped top and denim jeans. Or, make your little black dress edgy with a pair of thigh high mesh boots like fashion blogger Micah Gianneli did.
- Keep it short.
Thigh-high boots pair really well with short hems. You may think of a 70s-style mini or bottom-grazing sweater dress to pair with your sassiest pair of thigh high boots. Because thigh-high boots will actually end up covering a majority of your legs, you can get away with pairing them with really short pieces with a high slit. This way, you’ll get a sexy look in a very subtle and tasteful way.
- Wear some attitude and confidence.
The biggest issue women have with wearing thigh-high boots is that they lack the confidence to do so. Thigh-high boots are a statement piece that can turn heads. People pay attention to you when you wear them, so you have to be prepared to show off your bold personality, and be comfortable in your style convictions. By heeding these tricks, you’ll be able to wear your thigh high boots in a statement-making way.