In real life, the phrase "winter is coming" can strike as much fear into our hearts as it does for any Game of Thrones fan. It sends us into a panic of mental — and physical — preparation, which usually begins with our wardrobes. If you're wondering where to start, we've got you covered. Just consider these 17 styles your guide to the warmest well-soled footwear you could ask for. Some are plush and suede-covered, others fully functional and waterproof for days in the mountains or dodging puddles in the city.

The best part about these boots is that they're functional and fashionable. From all-white styles that are as sleek as can be to luxe furry pairs that can brave even the nastiest windchill, we've got you covered. Whatever your need, it's here, so start shopping!

Timberland Jayne Waterproof Hiking Bootie

Cole Haan GrandExpløre Genuine Shearling Trim Waterproof Hiker Boot

Paloma Barcelo Nazare Shearling Boots

Hunter Original Insulated Snow Boot

Diemme Anatra Lace Up Shearling Boots