What Boots to Wear to the Office This Fall

Now that fall is in full swing, it’s time to start thinking about what kind of shoes to wear to work. Boots are a great option to keep your feet warm, but not all boots are a good fit for the office. They have to be conservative and versatile while also matching your workwear. Here are few options that go well with your office attire.

The Chelsea boot

The Chelsea Boot

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These classic boots are easy to wear with their slip-on style. Chelsea boots are also very comfortable for a full day of work. Get a pair with a cap-toe for a modern take on a classic. Pair them with everything from slim suits to denim.

The wingtip boot

Cole Haan The Wingtip Boot

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The wingtip boot is so versatile that it will become a staple in your closet. Its style is dressy enough for a more formal work environment, but you can also wear it under denim with a pair of cords. Pair it with tailored trousers and a sweater vest combo.

The ankle boot

Gucci Ankle Boots

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You can take these easy-to-wear boots from the office to cocktails after. Search for a pair of ankle boots that are made out of leather for an elegant yet rugged look. Great options are brogue, lace-ups, and cap-toe styles. It’s hard to fail with a deep oxblood pair.

The chukka boot

Rag & Bone Chukka Boots

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These versatile ankle boots (sometimes called desert boots) are perfect for colder months. Chukka boots are very popular but often mistaken as just a casual shoe for the weekend. If you select a leather pair that is more luxurious-looking, it can be worn to the office. Get them in different styles and colors like suede, black, and brown to add variety to your wardrobe. Add a colored shoelace to your chukka to switch things up a bit. Style them with slim-fitting suit and a light-colored dress shirt.

The brogue boot

Asos Brogue Boot

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Brogue boots are considered the perfect dress boots, and they’re an essential piece of any man’s wardrobe. They come in a variety of options — from wingtip to chukka, lace-ups, and ankle styles — and the brogue details add formal connotations to a relaxed silhouette. Burgundy and tan are the most popular colors for the best-dressed guys. Wear yours with slim trousers and a button-down collared shirt. For a business-casual look, wear your brogues with folded pants, a suit jacket, and a fitted dress shirt.

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