The onset of fall brings a number of exciting things: crisp leaves, cozy drinks, cheerful holidays, and, of course, fall fashion. I'll be honest—the latter is the thing I look forward to most. Can you blame me? Fall fashion feels as if it’s in a renaissance, so to speak. The trends, street style, popular handbag brands, and rising designers are making the prospect of dressing up this season even more exciting. And no other trend has received a reinvigorating jolt quite like knee-high boots. Since last year, these boots have reigned supreme on runways, and we’re betting big this versatile boot trend is bound to take over the streets in no time, which is why we’ve rounded up the 49 best knee-high boots to shop right now. No matter your style or budget, there’s a pair of knee-high boots out there for you to slip into this fall.
Knee-High Boots Under $150
H&M Knee-High Boots ($60)
H&M’s affordable-boot section pops off.
Nasty Gal Faux Leather Croc Knee High Boots ($48)
Shoe Dazzle Jaleen High Block Heel Boot ($65)
These Shoe Dazzle knee-high boots are perfect, from the price tag to the block heel to the hardware.
Chinese Laundry Evanna Boot ($100)
Fair warning: These spicy red knee-high boots might come with a kick.
Missguided Black Square Toe Stiletto Knee High Boots ($46)
Black square-toe knee-high boots always look expensive, no matter their price tag.
As an editor, I know that affordable chunky-sole knee-high boots sell out quickly, so act fast.
Charles & Keith Chalk Buckled Knee Boots ($89)
Yes, I’d like to be strapped into these knee-high boots, please.
Sam Edleman Samira Boot ($100)
I own these boots, and they're the best pair of knee-high boots I’ve ever purchased.
Looks Like Summer Kira Knee High Boot ($139)
Now, these are statement boots.
Aldo Majorr Black Knee-High Boots ($150)
Lug-sole boots aren’t going anywhere anytime soon. Luckily, Aldo has an affordable black version to invest in for fall.
Calvin Klein Massie ($122)
Calvin Klein does not disappoint with these snakeskin knee-high cowboy boots.
Circus by Sam Edelman Nate Knee High Boot ($140)
The not-so-subtle square-toe and hardware details on these knee-high boots are everything I didn’t know I needed in my life.
Naturalizer Soul My Fave Over the Knee Boot ($140)
If I ever leave the city for some quality time in nature, these knee-high boots will be coming with me.
Zara Patent Effect Heeled Boots ($119)
Zara rivals high-end shoe brands yet again with these patent kitten-heel knee-high boots.
Azalea Wang Victoria Knee High Boot ($100)
Wait, these wedge knee-high boots aren't designer? Could have fooled me.
White Fox Meika Knee High Boots Wheat ($105)
These knee-high boots have me dreaming of my morning coffee.
Knee-High Boots Under $350
Who What Wear Cate Knee High Boot ($159)
As usual, Who What Wear has you covered with these luxe-looking, everyday knee-high boots.
Schutz Maryana Flare Croc-Embossed Leather Boots ($238)
The chocolate-brown crocodile on these knee-high Schutz boots has me in my feelings.
Steve Madden Cypress Black ($180)
These Steve Madden boots are single-handedly bringing back the pop-punk aesthetic, and I’m not mad about it.
Kat Maconie Arvika Boots (£335)
Leave it to Kat Maconie to make the perfect patchwork knee-high boots for the season.
Mango Leather Boots With Tall Leg ($230)
Found: the perfect simple black riding boots for fall.
Raye Jonathan Boot in Grey Snake ($258)
I’ll always be a fan of a knee-high boot in snakeskin.
Dolce Vita Solei Stud Boots in Black Suede ($280)
Cowboy boots are an accessory trend we’re betting big on this fall, so why not invest in these studded Dolce Vita shoes?
Coach Leigh Boot ($275)
Of course, Coach created the perfect black-and-green knee-high boots to traverse the city in.
Vince Camuto Falla Boot ($229)
The patchwork diamond-shaped leather appliqué on these suede Vince Camuto knee-high boots gives a whole new meaning to edgy.
Alohas East Kaleidoscope Black Stone Beige Print ($315)
Can someone help me collect my jaw off the floor? These multicolor, kaleidoscope knee-high boots have me in shambles.
Jeffrey Campbell Cattle Boot in Beige Suede ($335)
Saddling up all my cash for these suede fringe knee-high Jeffrey Campbell boots.
Franco Sarto Julie Wide Calf Tall Boot ($239)
Don’t say we didn’t warn you, but this green hue is bound to get some envious looks.
LPA Greta Boot in Brown ($258)
Lovers + Friends Doreen Boot ($248)
Living for these pink suede-tip boots.
Dr. Martens 1b60 Bex Pisa Leather Knee High Boots ($220)
Combat knee-high boots? Here for it.
Michael Kors Ridley Leather and Logo Jacquard Knee Boot ($250)
Searching for a twist on the classic riding boot? Michael Kors’s half-logo-sock style is just the unique boot you’re looking for.
Knee-High Boots to Splurge On
Brother Vellies Nightfall Boot ($1125)
Brother Vellies dreams up the type of boots that I know I’ll spend the rest of my life regretting not buying.
Cult Gaia Lola Embossed Leather Sculptural-Heel Boots ($698)
Is it a MoMA sculpture, or is it a Cult Gaia heel?
Loeffler Randall Goldy Forest Tall Boot ($695)
Please take a moment of silence for these forest-green croc-embossed leather Loeffler Randall boots.
Nicholas Kirkwood Jj Knee-High 55m Boots ($1250)
Nicholas Kirkwood just served up the two-toned knee-high boots of my dreams.
Sarah Flint Alexandra 50 Black Stretch Suede ($755)
Sarah Flint’s knee-high suede boots are made for walking.
Ganni Leather Knee-High Chelsea Boots ($545)
Ganni’s knee-high Chelsea boots have garnered a cult following among the fashion set for a good reason.
Simon Miller Tall Scrambler Boot in Oasis Vegan ($530)
I have yet to meet a Simon Miller boot that I don’t love.
Nomasei Twist Stretch Boots Black ($625)
The best part about these chocolate-brown lambskin leather boots? They look serious in the front, but the contrasting zipper in the back is like a lil' party.
Good American The Ooo Boot Satin Black001 ($349)
Slouchy boots are having their moment. With satin versions like these from Good American, we can see why.
Yuul Yie Doris Long Boots Burnt Yellow ($800)
Not going to lie: I think the cartoon character Daphne from Scooby-Doo, would wear these Yuul Yie boots.
Reike Nen Front Piping Long Boots ($670)
I didn’t believe in love at first sight until seeing these square-toe Reike Nen boots.
Staud Wally Boot Mahogany Zebra Calf Hair ($595)
Honestly, Staud can do no wrong. These zebra-print knee-high boots are proof of just that.
Tory Burch Basketweave Tall Boot ($698)
Just when you thought knee-high boots couldn’t be any chicer, Tory Burch created these basket-weave ones.
BY FAR Gwen Creased Leather Tall Boots ($804)
Slouchy boots weren’t exactly on my must-try list for fall until I saw these BY FAR beauties.
Chelsea Paris Queen Napa Slouchy Mid Boots ($595)
I'll say it one more time: Slouchy boots are back for fall. So why not invest in these boots from the Black-owned brand Chelsea Paris?
Tamara Mellon Eris Velvet Knee High Boot ($1095)
Am I dreaming, or are these velvet teal boots real? Someone pinch me.
Bottega Veneta Flash Chunky-Sole Leather Knee-High Boots ($1790)
Excuse me, Bottega Veneta. You did not need to go that hard with the lime-green lug sole on this knee-high boot. I’m unwell.
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