11 Cute Ankle Boot Outfits That Are Anything But Basic

Ah, the ankle boot, that perennially stylish wardrobe staple that you return to time and again whenever the temperature outside starts to drop. Even though over-the-knee styles may be making its way back into the market, I won’t be getting rid of my beloved short boots anytime soon. But as much as I love my timeless ankle-hugging friends, it can be a little challenging to change up the outfit game when it comes to styling because there’s only so many times you can wear them with a sweater and a pair of jeans.

To that end, we’ve scoured through Instagram to find those who gave the footwear stylish spins for some outfit inspiration this season. Whether they’re sporting it under slip dresses or bringing their casual sweater outfits to stylish new heights, leave it to our favorite fashion girls to teach us styling lessons on wearing the ankle boots we all have in our closets.