Plus size bodies are all built differently — and clothes and shoe shopping can definitely feel limited from time to time, especially in the plus size and wide fit sections. Finding knee high boots for wide calves, for instance, is an issue that plagues plenty of plus size women — in fact, it can be one of the hardest items to locate.
It can all get very frustrating after awhile, especially if you're the type that loathes trawling through online store after online store, or you simply don't have the time to dedicate to finding the perfect pair of knee high boots IRL. Whatever the reason, shopping for staple winter item like this shouldn't increase your stress levels: Whether you're looking for a sturdy boot to last you all winter, a fancy heeled one for partying in colder months, or a statement boot for your fatshion blog, this list has it all.
One more important thing to remember before you take a journey through a compilation of boots with serious slay potential: If you're a particularly discerning wide-calved woman and none of these shoes are to your taste, the sites they come from offer a wide array of wide fit shoes and boots to fulfill your wildest shoe desires.
1. Faux Suede Wedge Boots
Faux Suede Wedge Boot, $60, Torrid
A wedge boot is a great way to add extra height to your look without having to cope with a real heel on an icy street.
2. Velvet Lace Up Boots
Velvet Lace Up Boots, $89, Ashley Stewart
Also available in navy and wine colors — why not get all three and have the most fashionable legs this season?
3. Taupe Wrapped Boot
Taupe Wrapped Boot, $40, Rue21
A more sensible kind of shoe for those who still love light colors in darker months.
4. Quilted Boots
With five different types of calf fittings available, SimplyBe are really trying to cater to every type of customer.
5. Suede Tassel Boots
Suede Tassel Boots, $39, Fashion to Figure
That tassel detailing keeps these boots pretty as well as practical.
6. Gold Paisley Boots
Gold Paisley Boots, $89, Ashley Stewart
Take any outfit from 0 to 100 real quick with these amazing gold detailed boots.
7. Suede Lace Up Boots
Suede Lace Up Boots, $28, Torrid
Lace up everything is so on trend right now, why not rock it from top to toe?
8. Scuba Back Boots
Scuba Back Boots, $60, Torrid
Be assured of your calves' comfort with the stretch back of these boots.
9. Cylinder Heel Boot
Cylinder Heel Boot, $140, Eloquii
Available in black and dark brown, this classic styled boot can stay in your wardrobe for years to come.
10. Crushed Velvet Boots
Crushed Velvet Boots, $79, Ashley Stewart
The most on trend shoes on this list, these boots combine velvet with a lucite heel for the statement shoe to end all statement shoes.
11. Brown Leather Boots
Another classic shoe that will last in your wardrobe for the longest time.
12. Buckled Sweater Boots
Buckled Sweater Boots, $35, Rue21
Keep those toes incredibly cozy in these comfortable sweater booots.
13. Camo Style Boots
Camo Style Boots, $89, Ashley Stewart
You've probably guessed by now that Ashley Stewart is the place to go if you want some wilder styles of shoe.
14. Lace Detail Boots
Lace Detail Boots, $60, Torrid
Find a more classic kind of twist on the lace up trend on these leather boots.
15. Ruched Suedette Boots
Ruched Suedette Boots, $69, YoursClothing
Don't worry about your boots falling down or wrinkling - these are meant to look like that.
No matter what your style or what your calf size, there's sure to have been a boot on this list that has appealed to you. Hopefully just this is just the beginning of your foray into longer footwear.
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