I know it’s officially boots season, but can we talk about the wide calf boot struggle? If you have been following me on Instagram, you already know I’ve been on the hunt for knee-high wide calf boots. So in this post, I’m rounding up the wide calf boots for plus-size women.
Boot Trends for Fall 2021
Before we get into the specific boots, let’s talk about the boot trends for fall 2021. This year we will see everything from Square Toe Boots to Flat Boots and my favorite Cowboy boots. I’ve seen many designers adding a western twist like fringe, leather details, and traditional cuts.
Where to Find Wide Calf Boots for Plus-size Women
Sadly, when you think of plus-size anything, a shortlist of brands may come to mind. However, I pushed past the norm to seek out brands and stores off the beaten path this year. This shopping adventure wasn’t the most encouraging experience, but I stayed open and eventually found success.
TIP: One benefit to shopping for boots online is most websites provide circumference measurements based on various sizes. I found this very helpful when searching styles.
After trying more than few boots, I found knee-high boots more wearable than over-the-knee boots. If you have been following me for any time, you know I love to share multiple ways to wear pieces. This is why I use the Rule of Three when shopping for new wardrobe pieces. When shopping, I use the Rule of Three, which means I ask myself, “can I style this at least three ways using parts and accessories I already own.