We're all about ankle boots right now. They're the perfect shoe to take you from Indian summer to fabulous fall. (Plus, they typically have a lower, chunkier heel, which is ideal for SF commutes.) Take a peek at seven gorgeous pairs we found at local boutiques. 

1. Rachel Comey Borders Boot, $428

2. To Be Announced Esther Woven Ankle Boot, $225

3. Modern Vice Jett Ankle Boot, $398

4. Alberto Fermani Isabela Ankle Boot, $460

5. Freda Salvador Star Bootie, $595

6. ACNE Alma Leopard Print Pony Bootie, $560

7. N.D.C. San Carlos Flat Bootie, $495

Lily Ko (lily7x7 @gmail.com) studied fashion design and merchandising at Central Saint Martins and the Academy of Art University. In addition to writing for 7x7, Lily works as a freelance stylist, writer, and designer.