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Q&A: What boots should I wear?

Q&A: What boots should I wear?

We've said it before, and we'll say it again: leather boots are one of the best things you can have in your wardrobe. They're practical (water resistant and warm), they're long-lasting and they look sharp—provided you wear them with the right trousers.

"Boots often make an outfit but they can just as easily break it," says Thread stylist Alice Watt, who's noticed some ill-chosen boot-and-trouser pairings in her day. So she decided to put together a guide to the best combinations.

Below, find the best boots for you based on the trousers you wear most.