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The bootie: Short and chic

It may be the season’s most versatile look. Right above the ankle or just grazing it, the bootie can be tough and sexy, or elegant and understated. Pair them with skinny jeans or tights and a mini, and you have your go-to look for fall. All you have to do is choose.

“Joyce” boot by ASH

“Beau” boot

“Gatsby sport” boot

Buckled leather ankle boot

  • $198 at C. Wonder, Derby Street Shoppes, 94 Derby St., Hingham, 781-749-3435, www.cwonder .com

“Cleo” boot

  • $198 at Ann Taylor, the Shops at the Prudential Center, Boston, 617-421-9097,

“Detmold” boot

Rachel Raczka can be reached at
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