Designer boots are boots featured in a broad range of design and styling that are distinguished by the brand name. Designer boots are particularly well known, not necessarily for the shoe style, but more so for the designer from which they originate. Designer boots will often be very fashion-oriented and trendy.
Western refers to any article of clothing or footwear that features characteristics of rustic, cowboy, or mountain style of the American West. Western style footwear often feature high shafts with elaborate stitching and pull straps at each side of the collar.