You can't go wrong with choosing denim as the fabric of choice for this time of year, and pairing your jeans with a set of burly boots or slick shoes is not only gonna make your mama proud of your grown-up decision, but let's face it: the two look better with denim than sneakers ever could. Sorry, 12 year-old kids, but it's true.

Whether you’re a veteran at mixing and matching denim to footwear or taking your first plunge balls-deep into adulthood and all of the benefits that come with it (good things happen to those looking so damn sharp… just sayin’), Karmaloop put this guide together featuring some of season's best in denim and footwear from top brands Analog, Cheap Monday, Danner, Dr. Martens, Eastland, LRG, Sebago and more to help you bring the best out of the autumn season. We know you'll dig it:

SHOP Boots, Shoes & Denim