According to shoe history, buckles were an innovation in the mid 17th century. It replaced laces and ribbons for fastening shoes, and quickly gained popularity. Made from a variety of materials, shoe buckles became fashion accessories. While buckles had fallen out of favour in the late 18th century, there are still a fixture in many shoe styles. Nowadays, buckles on shoes served both a practical purpose as well as being a decorative item. Boots with buckles has a certain style to it, often evoking the spirit of rocker chick and of being a rebel. Here’s our selection of the best ladies boots with buckles.
The Rocket Dog brand originated in California and encapsulate the laid back Californian style. Their designs are inspired by street and surf wear and their shoes are worn by hip women who are conscious about fashion and style. These Rocket Dog Deon ankle boots are a perfect example of their ethos. Wear these and turn heads when you walk into the room.
In either black or brown, these ankle boots scream attitude. The upper is faux leather with textile lining. The footbed of the boots is also made of textile and padded, giving you comfort all day long. The straps with buckles finished the look and the side zip makes it easy to put these boots on and off. The 3 inch stacked heel will make walking a breeze and the sole has a good grip over wet surfaces. These boots definitely show people who is boss.
Another offering from Rocket Dog is this pair of Glen biker boots. Available in black, beige and brown, these high ankle boots have a pair of double branded side buckles. Made from top quality synthetic, these boots are lined with faux shearling.
These boots will keep your feet warm, cosy and most importantly, dry. The 1.7 inch heels are sturdy and offer good support. The rubber sole offers good grip and traction for any treacherous condition. Women who had bought those shoes reviewed them as being so comfortable and great value for money. Why not see what they are raving about and try a pair of these boots?
These gorgeous Rocket Dog Terry mid-calf boots are simply to die for. These boots are available in black and brown. Made from vintage worn pu and textile, the look is slouchy and distressed.
These boots are designed to look as if they are your favourite pair and you slept in them. Why not if they are this comfortable? With thick straps and buckles, these boots are similar in look to the traditional biker boots. There is a full length inside zip and a vented calf opening to make these boots easy to wear.
If the Rocket Dog range is not your style, why not consider this sexy Mustang Ankle Boot? With its classical shape and upward curve toe, the Mustang ankle boots pay homage to the iconic cowboy boot. There is a feel of the wild wild west to the design and you can almost imagine the hot desert, tumbleweeds and a swinging saloon door.
These boots are crafted from synthetic leather with the unmistakable Mustang’s galloping horse branded on the heel cup. The contrasting coloured layers, detailed stitching and unusual ankle straps make this pair of boots a head turner. These boots are warm with faux fleece lining on the inside. The side zip makes it easy to put these boots on. The slight heel is well-crafted, finishing the look perfectly.
From biker chic to cowboy and now to riding boots. If riding boots are more your style, these FLY London Pask656fly boots might be up your street. These knee length boots are crafted from the highest quality leather. True to the FLY London philosophy of ‘Always progressive, never conventional’, the design incorporate a wedge heel which is stylish yet practical. A round decorative buckle adds a touch of elegance, while the adjustable buckle on top gives a good fit. The slight heel adds to the sophistication to these boots without sacrificing comfort. You can walk for miles in these..
No top six list of boots will be complete without another offering from FLY London. These FLY London Seti Rug biker boots combines rugged quality with good looks. The boots are made from high quality rug leather material. The slightly waxy finish of this material makes the boots waterproof. The sole of these boots are cemented, instead of stitched on, which makes it more water resistant.
In all, these new innovations means a more durable pair of boots which will last you a long time. With five different colours to choose from, there will be a pair that will suit you. The wedge heel gives height and the two buckles finished the biker look that goes great with a style that is edgy.
Buckles add a certain flair to the boots you are wearing. With choices like the six above, there is no reason why you could not rock that buckled look with your outfit. From rugged to casual to stylish, there will be a buckled boot to fit your need.