The end of summer and the beginning of fall marks a transition in footwear.  Time to retire the flip flops and slip into warm boots!  This season women have some fabulous and oh-so-fashionable options for their feet.  Boots can totally transform an outfit and add character.  Here are a few fall 2011 favorites”¦

DV by Dolce Vita Women's Jamison Bootie

1. The Ankle Boot. One of this fall’s trends is the feminine ankle boot.  This shorter boot exudes charm and sophistication.  You still get a closed toe conservative look, but an ankle boot’s short heel and beautiful suede or leather exterior can create a very elegant and womanly appearance.  Check out the Dolce Vita “˜Jamison Bootie’ at  This gorgeous Taupe ankle boot is durable, stylish, and long-lasting.  This is a classic shoe that can be dressed up or down.  Tuck your tights in and throw on a dress or skirt.  That’s a great way to showcase the entire bootie.  The ankle boot is the perfect fall investment!  Don’t forget to get $25 off your order with an Endless promo code.

2. The Tall Boot. Macy’s recently showcased its newest INC International Concepts “˜Marty boots.’  These tall boots have a gorgeous brown leather exterior, embellished with gold tone button details and straps.  Invest in these boots for fall and wear them through winter.  These round-toe boots are a must-have item!  Tuck in your tights or skinny jeans and throw on some layered tees and a sweater.  You’ll be quite the fashionista!

3. Shooties. Combine your favorite pump with a stylish ankle boot and create shooties! This is no joke.  Check out these brand new Marc Fisher “˜Alright Shooties’ for $109. Lady in red!  Who said you needed a bright red dress to make a statement?  These sexy and practical red shooties stand out beautifully and add zest to a fall outfit.  Throw these on over some stylish tights and rock the shooties with a dress or skirt.  You won’t be clicking your heels to go home!  Show these cutie booties off.

Loeffler Randall REVOLVE Exclusive Classic Matilde Boot in Mouse Suede

4. The Classic Suede. This is a favorite for tall women who want the visual appeal and elegance of a tall boot without adding extra height.  Check out the Loeffler Randall Revolve Exclusive Classic Matilde Boot.  Yes, these gorgeous brown mouse suede boots are indeed an investment.  Most high quality boots come with a price.  However, this one-inch heeled boot is practical and timeless.  You will never worry about this footwear going out of style.  It’s beautiful simplicity makes it special.  You can wear these shoes with a wide array of outfits, ranging from skirts and dresses to shorts and pants.  Dress them up or down.  The classic suede flat boot is this fall’s favorite, but it will probably make the list next year, too!

Boots are made for walking, and they should no doubt provide comfort and warmth during those chilly fall months.  That being said, boots are also made for showing off!  So pick slip into some stylish, comfortable boots this fall!

Erin Prickett is a fashion enthusiast and bargain hunter.  She enjoys finding great deals on apparel, shoes, jewelry and accessories and recommends using an Endless promo code to save on this season’s hottest fashions.