We certainly don’t need to go over the power of black ankle boots with you. By now, you’re well aware that the shoe style is incredibly versatile and can add an instant cool twist to any look. Celebrities are also well aware of the magic behind black booties, consistently stepping out in them on the red carpet and in their off-duty lives. In fact, the recent ensembles of the most stylish A-listers all feature the It footwear style worn in particularly fashion-forward ways. We’re talking everything from Olivia Palermo in a cape and skinny jeans ‘fit, Jasmine Tookes’s wearing a leopard skirt and cropped sweater, and so on. Keep scrolling for inspiration on how to style your favorite black ankle boots like a celeb. And if you’ve been in the market for a new pair, we rounded up our favorite styles as well.