Part gladiator, part combat, Valentino's rockstud boots mean serious business.
Lace-up knee-high boots, Dhs7,695, Valentino
Off-White has become one of fashion's most desirable rising labels in recent years, so it comes as no surprise that its 'For Walking' ankle boots are at the top of our new season wish-list (although be careful - they might be designed 'for walking' but Bella Hadid took a tumble in hers).
Leather ankle boots, Dhs4,140, Off-White
Louis Vuitton always delivers when it comes to footwear and this season is no different - we're investing in its studded chelsea boots.
Rockabily ankle boots, Dhs5,670, Louis Vuitton
Utility boots were key last season and chunky, heavy-duty styles show no signs of going away.
Studded ankle boots, Dhs5,360, Jimmy Choo at Net A Porter
The 80s are big news in accessories this season as seen in the prevalence of slouchy boots like these by Isabel Marant.
Over-the-knee leather boots, Dhs6,098, Isabel Marant at Matches Fashion
Consider red boots a micro trend for autumn/winter 2017 - Fendi's thigh-high ribbed version are our favourites. Not for wallflowers.
Leather cuissard boots, Dhs5,193, Fendi
Chanel's calf-length suede boots imbue an easy elegance and work well with cropped trousers and midi skirts.
Suede two tone boots, Dhs5,146, Chanel
Celine was first to the party with the cowboy boot revival last year and Raf Simons followed suit with a more military take for his first Calvin Klein show in February. Style yours with either bootcut trousers or a pencil skirt.
Western boots, Dhs4,860, Calvin Klein
Balenciaga's footwear is not for the faint-hearted this autumn/winter - most styles come uber tight and thigh-high. Those searching for a more wearable incarnation should consider its femme fatale-inspired pointed ankle boots.
Leather ankle boots, Dhs3,073, Balenciaga
Yves Saint Laurent
When Anthony Vaccarello debuted these Swarovski-covered glitter boots on the catwalk, they quickly became one of the most talked-about items of show season. Rihanna already owns a pair.
Embroidered crystal boots, Dhs32,662, Yves Saint Laurent