Knee-high boots work well for petite women, especially when they have flattering footwear features such as a pointed toe, slim heel, or hidden platform. Short women can also easily create a flattering monochromatic look by wearing knee-high boots with a dress or skirt that dips to just below the knee so that there's no gap in the vertical line created with the knee-high boots and same-color clothing.
This handsome black boot features a 2 3/4" stacked heel and buckle and strap decorative detail. The upper is leather, and the sole is rubber for added stability. A cushioned footbed should make the boot easier to wear for long periods of time. This boot comes in sizes 6 - 10, and it's available from Onlineshoes.
Slouchy suede knee-high boot is available in stone taupe (pictured), black, or dark gray. Suede upper is featured in the stone taupe color with a synthetic sole and cushioned footbed. This boot has a pointed toe and A 3 1/4" heel, both of which can help a short woman look a bit taller too. Available in sizes 6 - 11 from Onlineshoes.
For UGG lovers everywhere, this knee-high boot from the famous Australian brand features a nubuck and genuine sheepskin upper and lining, a crepe sole, and stacked three-inch heel. This boot can be worn with the cuff up and folded over as pictured. It's available in sizes 5 - 10 from Nordstrom.
This sporty boot features a back zipper, and it's almost flat with a one-inch heel height, so it should be easy to wear with casual attire. The boot has a leather upper, synthetic sole, and decorative snap and strap detail. This sporty knee-high boot is available in sizes 5 - 9.5 from Onlineshoes.
High fashion commands a high price, and, at $995, this boot is no exception. From Brian Atwood, this knee-high boot features calf hair with a leopard print on the back and black leather on the front. The boot's sole is also leather. With a heel height of 4 3/4" this boot would certainly give a petite woman a lift. This stylish boot is available in sizes 6.5 - 10 from Nordstrom.
Fringed knee-high boot from designer Diane von Furstenberg has a touch of Western flair in a city-sophisticated style. This boot has a heel height of 4 1/4", a leather upper, and a rubber sole for added stability. It's available in sizes 5 - 11 from Nordstrom.
Riding boot style works for casual dressing, and this knee-high riding boot comes in either brown and black, both of which are top neutral colors for fall and winter, so it's a very versatile boot. This boot is available in sizes 6.5 - 12 from Zappos.
Here's a stylish boot in a fabulous fall color--burnt red. This boot is all leather with a 3 1/4" heel height and a 5/8" platform. It's available in sizes 5.5 - 11 from Zappos.