Our Guide To Winter Boots

As the temperature drops and the weather gets rough, prep your dogs for battle.

As the temperature drops and the weather gets rough, prep your dogs for battle.

Log Jammers

With their waterproof leather construction, Vibram soles, and reinforced heels, these logger boots are ideal for any dude who dreams of being a lumberjack. Or at least can eat lots of pancakes.

Carhartt Crazy Horse waterproof logger boots, $190, carhartt.com; Joseph Abboud Collection pants, $225, bloomingdales.com.

American Beauties

Made from native U.S. cowhides perched atop a sturdy Goodyear sole, these babies will be the last shoes standing if the apocalypse really comes next month.

Johnston & Murphy Hosford boots, $275, johnstonmurphy.com; Silver Jeans Co. Nash cords, $78, silverjeans.com.

Shine On

An everyday boot that can be worn casually with jeans or dressed up with chinos or cords. So they’re like Transformers. (Except they don’t actually transform, so don’t get your hopes up, numb nuts.)

Bar III Heights ankle boots, $90, macys.com; Agave Pragmatist jeans, $215, agavedenim.com.

Feet First

Fleece-lined and cap-toed, these will keep your tootsies toasty during your most rugged misdemeanor offenses.

Diesel Butch & Cassidy Yell boots, $350, at Bloomingdale’s; Diesel Braddom-A trousers, $198; Smilkom shirt, $188, diesel.com.

Work It

The classic work boot gets a modern upgrade, complete with a rugged leather upper and waterproof sole. You’ll never need to fear a work site—or puddle—again.

Coach Derek boots, $298, coach.com; Levi’s 511 jeans, $68, levi.com; Davek Elite umbrella, $149, davekny.com.

Two for the Show

The blue suede and wingtip design say “classy,” while the Adidas sole technology screams “durable.” Holy cow, these boots can talk!

Rockport Union Street suede wing boots with Adidas sole technology, $200, rockport.com; Dockers Alpha Khaki cords, $64, dockers.com.

Need more style advice? Then check out Our Guide to Denim Jackets.