Saturday, 31 October 2015

Fashion | Boots To Add To Your Autumn Wardrobe

Time To Ditch The Heels (sob!)

I was recently walking down the street playing avoid-the-puddle in my favourite stiletto heels, when I realised it was officially time. Time to give up the heels that I've been sporting over summer and invest in some much more practical shoe wear for the wet soggy Autumn days. 

After a scour around the internet I picked 3 options which I think will serve me well throughout Autumn/Winter. Here's how I styled them:

Asos 70's Platform Ankle Boots

The first ones I found were these gorgeous black and brown heeled ankle boots from Asos. You don't have to give up he heeled look completely for Autumn - it's just about finding a comfy pair that can take on the crap weather. Because these are platform boots they not only lift you off the ground away from the puddles but they're also surprisingly comfy and easy to walk in! Success. 

I think the two tone style of black and brown really sets off the outfit too, creating the 70s feel which I love. Shout out to Weird Ape for gifting me the pretty cool forest watch featured in the outfit too - I love quirkily pieces like that! 


70's Long Line Blazer: £65 Topshop | Yellow Geo Print Skirt: £14.99 New Look | Platform Suede Ankle Boots: £60 Asos | Layered Necklace: £8.99 New Look | Brown Fringed Duffle Bag: £17.99 New Look | Watch: £25 Weird Ape 

Public Desire Brown Ankle Boots

I think a simple pair of brown boots are essential for any Autumn wardrobe, as they're easy to style and work well with pretty much any outfit.

Priced at a reasonable £29.99, I decided these ones from Public Desire were the next to join my Autumn boot collection.

70's Longline Blazer: £65 Topsop | 70's Piped Floral Shirt: £42 Topshop | Red Skirt : £15 Boohoo |Brown Ankle Boots: £29.99 Public Desire |  Tan Belt: New Look 

New Look Black Knee High Boots

I actually had a pair of black knee highs last year (see a post on how I styled them here) but they were in a bit of a sorry state when I pulled them out this Autumn - literally wore them to death!

I decided I had to re-invest in some more this year, but chose the cheaper New Look version (£44.99) rather than last years River Island ones (£70). 

They're definitely my go-to boots when I want comfort on a bad weather day. I've styled them with a skater skirt and long sleeved top below, but they're also great styled with a comfy knit dress too - for the ultimate comfy/lazy Autumn look!

70's Print Skirt: Topshop (last year) | Grey Top: New Look | Tan & Cream Bag: £19.99 New Look | Layered Necklace: £8.99 New Look | Red Fedora Hat: £22 Topshop | Black Knee High Boots: £44.99 New Look |

Thanks for reading today's post - what are your go-to Autumn boots? 

See you soon,

Gabby xo



  1. Now I feel like I need all three of these boots in my life! The outfits you styled them with are absolute perfection too <3

    Andini xx | Adventures of an Anglophile 

  2. The first pair of boots is so unique, I love them! I really like all of these styles though!

  3. Killer outfits girl! Those boots from Asos in the first outfit are dy-na-mite! I need them in my life. I also want all of those skirts in my life. Thanks for sharing/making me feel like I REALLY need to go shopping ;)

  4. Omg those Asos boots are literally to die for, I love them! Your outfits here are on point as well, love your style.

    The Velvet Black | UK Style & Beauty Blog

  5. You have absolutely impecable style, seriously you are now my Autumn/Winter muse hahah! I adore the first boots so much I may have to get them myself now! I have been buying a lot of suede and heeless items and now I am like oh F* haha xxx

  6. OTK boots have been my favorite lately! I love being able to pair them with dresses during the colder months. You styled yours perfectly :)


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  7. love how you're breaking up the outfits with the printed pieces! :D

    Have a great day!
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  8. wow great Looks
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  9. LOVE all of these outfits and how you've style them with the 60's/70's vibes throughout each outfit! LOVE IT!

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  10. Love all these looks!
    Have a nice evening!
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  11. I love love love ankle boots! Those knee highs look fab on you too, bought a pair similar the other day and love wearing them with oversized knitted dresses!

  12. oh lady you're looking so fine in all of these outfits!! You're like the most photogenic person ever! I love the floral shirt and the 70's style ankle boots.
    Deimante x

  13. Not only are all boots amazing but your outfits are too!!! We don't have fall here in my country but man did I get the autumn feel from your photos. Followed you via bloglovin' <3

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