We all have those items in our wardrobe that seem to work harder than the rest of their counterparts. Trusty ankle boots are one such example, and we expect a lot out of them. In addition to being comfortable, durable and chic, we require a certain level of versatility from the style—after all, we wear them from the office to cocktails to weekend jaunts all year round. The key is seeking out pairs in neutral hues with subtle details that can be dressed up or down, and above all, have a decidedly expensive-looking air about them. Whether you prefer flats or heels, leather or suede, here are 10 pairs you’ll never want to take off.