Posted on by Shoe Life

A reliable pair of women’s ankle boots is a wardrobe must-have we have all grown to love. They’re trans-seasonal, comfortable, and on-trend. But when women reach their mid-30’s, many start to worry about how to style their ankle boots - becoming concerned about what to wear with a particular style of boot and how to wear them so that they flatter us.

The good news is our style editors have put together some tips on how to style ankle boots if you are over 35. They will teach you that style changes need only be minimal to keep you looking stylish over 35.


Keep it Classic

For a classic look, ankle boots are best paired with skirt and tights or boot cut jeans. If wearing a skirt match the colour of your tights and skirt to the colour of your boots to keep the look classy. Pair Craven in black by Step on Air, with a black knee-length skirt, tights and crisp white or being linen shirt for an on-trend look. Add some statement jewellery and a colourful bag to complete your look.


Pear-Shaped? Heeled boots are your best friend!

Arrive by MG Footwear is the perfect ankle boot to wear when you have a pear-shaped figure. Heeled ankle boots help the elongate the look of your legs and when paired with white boot cut jeans, a thin sweater of your preferred colour and a denim jacket. These boots create the ultimate casual daytime look. Pair with a chunky knit scarf and an intense lip colour to tie together your outfit. Arrive comfort ankle boots are available in classic black and stylish tan. 


Wide shoulders? Opt for texture and Embellishments

If you struggle to know what to wear due to having broad shoulders, it’s important to remember that your footwear is everything. Textured or embellished footwear helps draw the eye away from your shoulders. Musical, are the perfect ankle boots for ladies with broad shoulders. Their textured upper and stunning colour makes them on-trend for this season. Better still their flat sole makes them practical for everyday use.  Pair with your favourite midi length pleated skirt and knit for a unique winter look.


Don’t be afraid of wearing boots once you are over 35. Enjoy experimenting with your look to find what works for you. Shop more on-trend comfort boots over at Australia’s leading online shoe retailers – Shoelife.