The Lace-Up Bootie

The lace-up booties have slowly but surely been gaining momentum as one of this seasons fashion staples. They’re old fashion glamor and have always given me the Marie Antoinette feeling. Read on for my break down of popular styles and trends:

–The classic oxford leather style that can give off a masculine feel with wing-tip details but yet a feminine twist.

Gucci1

Gucci, Ribot High Heel Platform Bootie, $775, The way this Gucci bootie is cut will not make your legs look short and stubby. If thats something your worried about definitely look for a bootie that doesn’t cover as much ankle. available at Saks

–Different heel types wheather it be medium to stiletto to wedge.

medium heel

Moschino Cheap & Chic, Patent Oxford Bootie: $450, Available at Shop Bop

Dolce

Dolce & Gabbana Round Toe Lace Up Bootie, stiletto heel, $650, Nordstrom.

Marc Bootie

Marc Jacobs, Metallic Leather Lace-Up Bootie, Cylinder Heel, $800 available at Saks

–Different colors and textiles, black and white mod, neutral leathers or suedes, metallics, as well as bright patents.
Black suede

I picked up this affordable black suede pair (also comes in gorgeous gray). Circa Joan & David ‘Sage’ Oxford Pump $128.95 via Nordstrom.

Betsey

Betsey Johnson, Lavonne Shoe, $280, Official Website

–Peep toe or closed toe.

purple peep toe

Moschino Cheap & Chic, Open Toe Patent Kiltie : $460 Shop Bop

Whether you can afford premium designer or are looking for something a little more affortable there is a bootie out there for you!

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2 thoughts on “The Lace-Up Bootie

  1. Janet says:

    But what are you supposed to wear these things with other than pants? My daughter suggested a pointed hat and broom but I’m ignoring her.

  2. nathalie says:

    i suggest pairing lace-up booties with a skinny jean and a floaty top or boxy jacket, or a modern mini-dress and tights.

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