by Bobbi Watts | photography by Keith Borgmeyer

‘Tis  the  season  for  fringe!

This winter, discover some of the bold and daring trends of the season, including the forever-timeless statement of fringe — this time with a twist. Break the habit of boring and try out some invigorating and chic styles of casual, dressy, and cowboy boots. There’s a little something for everyone this season.

boots-casualKeep It Casual

Clockwise from left:
Dromedaris Krissy from Dryer’s Shoes
Steve Madden Aces booties from Dillard’s
Dansko Michelle milled nubuck from Dryer’s Shoes
Earthies Zurich by Earth from American Shoe

boots-heels

Dress It Up

Clockwise from left:
Vince Camuto Rora peep-toe booties from Dillard’s
Vince Camuto Fermel tassel boots from Dillard’s
Vince Camuto Winiveer fringe sandals from Dillard’s
Free People Seven Wonders from American Shoe

cowboy-boots

Look at Them Boots

Clockwise from right:
Abilene Boots teal leather upper from Larry’s Boots
Very Volatile Los Angeles Lookout from Dillard’s
Durango Crush boots from Dryer’s Shoes
Corral Women’s cowboy boots from Larry’s Boots

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