Tall boots are in style and do not seem to be going anywhere. Recently I have had a couple of clients with gorgeous boots and no skinny jeans or leggings. The problem: how to squeeze their boot or straight cut jeans into boots without them getting scrunched up at the knee. The solution is all about the "tuck-and-roll" technique we learned in middle school (remember that with bucks?!?). You may have to try this a couple of times to get the tension right.
Here is a little borrowed DIY illustration on how to make your regular jeans work with boots:
*what is more budget friendly than making what you already have work?!?