Every single Autumn there is 1 footwear trend the style planet fawns more than. We’ve noticed the rise and fall of more than-the-knee boots, chunky white trainers and the classic Chelsea boot – but in the rapid-paced and fickle planet of style there is a new shoe adorning just about every style editor’s feet.
This season it appears like we’ll be having all tied up courtesy of the shoe du jour: the lace-up boot.
“Lace-up, Victorian-style boots appear set to usurp the slim, white, kitten-heel pair of final autumn, and I for 1 cannot wait,” mentioned GLAMOUR’s Style Editor, Charlie Teather.
“Extra directional than boot trends of late, they appear equally chic beneath feminine, lace-trimmed midi dresses (Jane Austen, we see you) as they do with straight leg jeans and a blouse.
“Although sandal season may well stay effectively and definitely in the swing of items more than the subsequent couple of weeks (if the sun comes back out), I can not assist but be a smidge excited for items to cool down – and that is nearly totally for the reason that of the resurgence of the lace-up Victorian boot.”
And there is 1 pair in unique that is flying off shelves. Zara’s Lace-Up Leather Higher Heel Ankle Boots, £95.99, are out there in cream and sky blue and function a soft leather upper, laces on the front, lined wide flat heels, and that square toe we’ll see everywhere subsequent season.
“The £95.99 lemon lace-up pair from Zara, with their square toe, have got my heart all a flutter,” mentioned Charlie.
It appears she’s on to a winner the higher street boots have sold out in just about every single size except for size three (god damn you, petite feet folk).
The internet site does, nonetheless, state that the boots are ‘coming soon’ in a plethora of sizes. Phew.
If you have a penchant for the luxer items in life, Charlie suggests splurging on the £420 Manu Atelier supplying.
“1 of the most controversial pieces I personal, these lace-up boots have garnered surprising reactions – with these I believed could possibly be repelled fawning all more than them, and vice versa. I, nonetheless, can’t get adequate. I just want autumn would hurry up so I can slip on a white, lace-trimmed dress and reside out my Jane Austen fantasies.”
Step to it.