The Best Black Booties

If you’re on the prowl for a pair of black booties that will take you from spring to summer and right into fall flawlessly, feast your eyes on our recommended investment du jour: Reed Krakoff‘s leather ankle boots. Understated enough for everyday wear yet chock-full of pretty little details (buckles, a metal plated heel and sleek stitching), it goes without saying that this wearable pair deserves that empty space on your shoe rack. Just team them with your favorite sun dress, leather leggings, boyfriend jeans…catch our drift? These booties are literally perfect.

Availability: Reed Krakoff Oxford Leather Ankle Boot ($995).

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We’re styling Reed Krakoff’s dream boots with an easy dress, bright lipstick and a perforated bucket bag:

Round Sunglasses

Silk Dress

Drawstring Bag

Tangerine Lips