The coolest heavy-duty boots to go with everything in your wardrobe

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From Prada to Bottega Veneta, the boot of the season is undoubtedly the stomper boot. Put your best foot forward with our round-up of the most stylish options. 

Who doesn’t love a black ankle boot? A wardrobe staple for what seems like an eternity, the black ankle boot has served us season after season in many different iterations. We’ve steadily seen a rise in the popularity of the hiking ankle boot. Incredibly sturdy, but still super stylish they work brilliant with trousers and skirts alike, ensuring they’re one of this season’s most versatile pieces of footwear. 

Street style wearing stomper boots
Street style wearing stomper boots

Fashion’s favourite insiders are currently choosing a heavier, stompier black ankle version as the boot of choice. The chunky bovver boot is the easy way to move your summer wardrobe into autumn territory – try teaming them with a mini skirt and knit combo (as seen above).

The success of Prada and Bottega Veneta’s cult styles last season put the chunky stomper on the map, now, the boot style is back once again for 2020. 

Street style wearing chunky boots with jeans and a T-shirt
Street style wearing chunky boots with jeans and a T-shirt

Wondering what else you can pair them with? The answer is everything. From jeans and a T-shirt to your fail-safe midi dresses, they’re the boot here to replace your trusty ankle boots for the foreseeable. 

We’ve rounded up the best black stomper boots in the business and rest assured, you’ll find a pair you’ll fall for. 

Best chunky boots

  • Armani

    Stomper boots: Armani
    Stomper boots: great hardware and sleek lace-up fastening these boots are a great statement

    These biker-style combat boots are a sure-fire way to elevate any look this season. With buckle hardware and hiking-boot style laces these are bang on-trend. 

    Shop brushed leather combat boots at Armani, £270

  • Cos

    Stomper boots: Cos
    Stomper boots: these will work with trousers or dresses

    With a thick rubber sole these smooth leather boots with knit detailing are the perfect partner for stomping up a storm this winter. 

    Shop chunky leather ankle Chelsea boot at Cos, £180

  • Arket

    Stomper boots: Arket
    Stomper boots: Arket have some really great footwear styles this season

    With a rounded toe cap and elastic side panels, this boot offers comfort and protection in one fail swoop. The chunky sole gives great grip for a host of conditions too. 

    Shop chunky leather boots at Arket, £175

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