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The Fall/Winter'18 Essential To Pull Off An Asian Squat With Style

Why anyone would still see this footwear category as a novelty, reserved only for cooler climates or when one’s feeling sartorially daring, beats us. Practically every brand has a take on it; some, like Chloe and even Longchamp – yes, Longchamp – a whole range. And while there are plenty in Fall/ Winter that would better suit the sartorially daring (Prada’s nylon-trimmed workman wellingtons, Saint Laurent’s sequinned clomper boots, Fendi’s bubblegum-hued Western kicks), there are as many that are practical enough for going about every day, while lending a don’t-care-about-whatcha-think edge.

Coach 1941 leather boots, and cupro and leather maxi dress, Coach.
Calfskin boots, cashmere and wool sweater dress, $6,570, and matching leg warmers, $1,500, Chanel.
Lambskin boots, Celine; mohair column dress, $1,420, and matching briefs, $480, Miu Miu; tweed and PVC hat, $1,620, and metal sautoir with glass beads, $4,890, Chanel.
Rylee calfskin boots, $1,780, wool-blend jacket, $4,050, matching skirt, $1,700, crepe de Chine shirt, $2,980, silk lurex turtleneck sweater, $1,910, and cotton socks, Chloe. Photography Zaphs Zhang Styling Imran Jalal Hair Mervyn Lee/Hairloom, using Goldwell Makeup Sha Shamsi, using Urban Decay Model Ga Young/Mannequin This story first appeared in Female (August 2018) issue