It’s not exactly breaking news to say that animal print made one hell of a comeback last year. Where we once sent anything remotely resembling leopard print or snakeskin straight to the discount bins, we now spend our time brainstorming new ways to wear them. Leopard print midi skirts? Snakeskin trenches? Zebra stripe sweaters? Check, check, check! But if we had to choose just one animal-inspired print to bring with us into the new year, no doubt, it would be crocodile. More specifically, the croc-effect boots that are showing up everywhere, and now that summer is over we are stocking up.
Since going head-to-toe croc might be a tad much (for now, at least), we’re opting instead to dip our toes into this particular trend pool. Thankfully, everyone from Zara and Mango to Miista and By Far is incorporating mock croc into their most recent boot collections. So whether you’re looking to add a statement pair into the mix with your all-black boot line up with a few low-price options or drop a dime or two on a lifelong pair, there’s a wildly popular croc-embossed boot just waiting to jump out at you (pun intended) in the mix ahead.
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Coconuts by Matisse Jimi Boot, $, available at Nordstrom
Topshop ALPHA Chunky Chelsea Boots, $, available at Topshop
Raid Wide Fit Priscilla Western Boots, $, available at ASOS
Schutz Diasy Boot, $, available at Revolve
Aldo Amodia Boot, $, available at Aldo
Madewell Clair Lace-Up Boot, $, available at Zappos
FP Collection Grayson Tall Boots, $, available at Free People
Dear Frances Spirit Boot, $, available at Dear Frances
H&M Block-Heeled Ankle Boots, $, available at H&M
PAIGE Nadine Boot, $, available at PAIGE
Lishan Faux Alligator Print Zipper Bootie, $, available at Amazon
Steve Madden Tornado Combat Boot, $, available at Amazon
& Other Stories Croc Embossed Leather Cowboy Boots, $, available at & Other Stories
Qupid Pointed Toe Bootie, $, available at Amazon
Vagabond Emily Mid Heeled Ankle Boots, $, available at ASOS
Dolce Vita Bel Booties, $, available at Dolce Vita
Silent D Cabre Boots, $, available at Anthropologie
Silent D Josie Heel Boots, $, available at Free People
M.Gemi The Corsa Concavo Boot, $, available at M.Gemi
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