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Closet Hero: Ankle Boots

Winter is near, and nature is beginning to settle in and quiet for the approaching cold. Living in the Midwest with four distinct seasons and the temperature swings that go along with it, I’ve learned the importance of choosing clothes wisely. It’s not enough to just be the right look, the function and materials have to make sense as well. Spend one winter wearing cheap imitation leather boots, feeling the cold breeze right through and the slush seep through the seams, and you’ll quickly switch to finding the best quality winter gear within your budget.

With winter’s arrival, I find myself wearing a very cozy uniform most days. A sweater with jeans and a pair of leather ankle boots are comfortable and timeless choices. The Nisolo Everyday Chelsea Boots are a splurge, but they are definitely a closet hero I wear on repeat. The versatile and classic design can work with lots of outfits, and I like having my ankles covered in the cold.

We know leather is a forever closet staple, and these boots are made to last and feel comfortable from day one. This style was recently updated by Nisolo’s team, and they added custom rubber sole savers for extra traction and a new five-layer insole with memory foam and arch support. They feel like a dream! I can’t tell you how buttery soft and comfortable these feel.

Below I’m sharing four easy outfits styled with the Nisolo Everyday Chelsea Boot in black. I’m wearing my true size, and I’ll also share the socks I chose for each outfit, because my unsolicited advice is that you should definitely wear socks when it’s cold out.

Outfit details: Sweater | Denim | Socks | Boots | Necklace

Outfit details: Sweater (size down) | Tee | Denim | Socks | Boots

Outfit details: Similar Coat | Sweater | Denim | Socks | Boots | Bag

Outfit details: Similar Cardigan | Tee | Denim | Socks | Boots | Sunglasses


Bonus for all readers: Right now, take 20% off the boots, bag and socks styled in this post with code TOP20, plus get free shipping on orders over $250.

(This post is sponsored by Nisolo, a brand I have worn and loved for years. Affiliate links are used above and I may earn a small commission if you make a purchase. Thank you for your support!)

Lindsey is an Indiana-based blogger who writes about everyday style and simplicity. She loves pizza, yoga, novels, and a great pair of jeans.