{GBF Style How To} Wearing Fall Boots Ahead of Its Season


When Vogue calls, I answer on the first ring. When they ask me to infuse summer feminine style into fall boots, I ransack my closet like a raccoon in a candy store and try on ten different permutations. Mild exaggeration, but I definitely cycled through a few outfits in my head while at spin class yesterday. Rich burgundy and soft supple leather define the Clarks Lida Sayer Bootie. Along with its buckle detail and slightly distressed fading, the boot exudes a rugged look and feel that may not immediately scream summer shoes. But dream the summer dream and it will come true.

I paired the boots with the most summery and feminine dress in my possession as every inch of my Gold Hawk babydoll dress is etched in ladylike heat {similar dress from Free People}. Girly elements like the off-the-shoulder baby doll cut, segmented ruching, light silk fabric in a soft lavender floral print, and the scalloped edges balance out the boots so it can be ahead of its time.

How would you style the boots for summer? Leave a comment so I can report back to Anna Wintour.




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29 comments

  1. cute\!!

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  2. That's such a perfect way for wearing fall boots before fall! <3

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  3. I love this look! Somehow this is such a great girlfriend look! Cute and revealing with a bit of an edge created by the boots. I love it when I can wear certain pieces all year.

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  4. It never occurred to me that one could wear tall boots with a dress -- and yet I love the look! Very cute. Thanks for expanding my fashion vocabulary.

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  5. Really lovely pics, I like the setting :)
    xx

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  6. Great look, love the dress!!!

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  7. interesting shoes!

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  8. Nice simple dress. Well accessorized :)

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  9. Great look and nice dress!!
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  11. I love to use dresses with boots, it looks so grunge!! lol

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  12. Love this mix of sweet, girly dress and tough boots!

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  13. I would die if Vogue called lol! I love that you pulled out your Fall boots during the Summer for a little bit of boho inspiration.

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  14. you look amazing
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  16. I love pairing ankle boots with summery dresses! The contrast of tough-looking shoes with feminine pieces is right up my alley! You look great here :) Thanks for the tips! xo

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  17. WOW AMAZING! Cool love!! see u !!!


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  18. Gap has weird hits and misses sometimes. That dress is a definite hit! Love it!
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  19. Amazing! Love your outfit, so chic!

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  20. wow such a beautiful dress, Love your styled outfit,This is very lovely blog regarding fashion and dress style

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  21. Definitely girly yet rugged =) Definitely something I would wear for a casual date night.
    I would style my boots with shorts and sleeveless top with a crossbody =)

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  22. Love your style !

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