This season, our footwear focus is firmly on the new Western boot, a trend that just about anyone can get on board with. But before you open the stable door on your inner cowgirl, a word of caution: the look you’re after now is more ‘Little House on the Prairie with an urban edge’ than literal home on the range.
The updates to watch out for? Embroidery, crystal tassels – Magda Butrym’s are detachable – bold colors and myriad heel shapes and heights. In cool weather, team with a blazer and straight-leg jeans for an off-kilter approach to tailoring; in the heat, try them with floral summer dresses to ground the pretty prints. It’s time to take the reins back.
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