The Old West is new again with the season’s hottest trend in heels: the modern western boot. Here, fashionista Jeanne Beker channels her inner cowgirl to corral the city’s top takes on the cool classic.
JEANNE BEKER’S TOP PICK - “The modern Western boot is definitely back. It’s become a classic. They’re comfortable, they have a sexy edge to them and they just make you feel good!”
“These are a no-nonsense western style. They have a simple, classic look. A pair of boots like this will last you forever.” Where to get them: Ron White, 2901 Bayview Ave., 416-221-7002
“These are great for weekend wear, with casual looks. They have that distressed look, and studs are very hot and happening these days.” Where to get them: Ron White, 2901 Bayview Ave., 416-221-7002
“We all love our Uggs, and they have been getting incredibly stylish. The high rubber heel will give you height but will also be comfortable.” Where to get them: Ugg Australia, 23 St. Thomas St., 416-963-9468
“These are very affordable, very practical and very stylish. Super to wear with a skirt or with leggings, jeggings or tight jeans.” Where to get them: Le Chateau, 6464 Yonge St., 416-225-6366
“These are ultra soft. They go over the knee, but you can also bend them over. They feel very luxurious.” Where to get them: Browns, 1 Promenade Cir., 905-764-1444
“This is like a cross between a motorcycle boot and a high sexy boot, with a cowboy boot heel. These are definitely for walking the wild side.” Where to get them: Fluevog, 242 Queen St. W., 416-581-1420