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Toughen Up Your Look With Lace Up Boots

While all things 80’s inspired are taking over, there are a few styles lingering that summon the spirit of the 90’s grunge era. The style I’m particularly loving is the lace up boot.

Lace-up boots have a certain irreverence to them that makes any look more fashion-forward. They are also incredibly versatile. Wear them with jeans, leggings, miniskirts, or even dresses, from floaty florals to body-con minis.

Use your lace-ups to complete an already edgy look like Lindsay Lohan or a hipster one like Emma Roberts. Toughen up a sweet floral frock with a distressed pair like Rachel Bilson or use them to add a bit of pizazz for a casual daytime look like Diane Kruger.

This style is definitely the one I’m most excited about for Fall. Read on for my top 10 picks!

Ann Demeulemeester Lace-Up Flat Boots, $1,105. A classic pair of combat-inspired boots are fantastically bad-ass.
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See by Chloe Belted Lace Up Boots, $495. These boots merge my two favorite styles of the season- studs and lace-ups!
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Jeffrey Campbell All Lace Up Combat Boots, $230. I am obsessed with this rugged, distressed, vintage-y style. Obsessed!
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Ash Rhythm Lace Up Boots, $238. I’ll pair these with a body-con cocktail dress for the perfect balance of sexy and edgy.
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Dr. Martens Original Boots, $114.95. Go back to the basics with an old-school pair of Doc’s.
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Givenchy Lace-Up Ankle Boots, $995. These just scream attitude.
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Stuart Weitzman Lug-Sole Lace Up Boots
, $345. A metallic style adds that hipster-cool element.
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Tory Burch Lace Up Leather Boots, $595. Wear these with everything from cocktail dresses to basic jeans-and-tees.
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Alexander Wang Creeper Boots, $480. An androgynous style with an utterly unique edge.
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Charlotte Ronson Agna Lace Up Booties
, $264. Funky and offbeat but still totally wearable.
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They all look inspiring! Im inlove with the Tory Burch one!

Reply September 29, 2009, 2:25 pm

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