Help! Quick, please: are these sandals nice and worth £60?

(19 Posts)
PacificDogwod Thu 21-Jul-16 16:27:55

They're in my basket, I like them in the green/navy colour way.
I don't need them but I need them IYKWIM.

Please state honest opinions, ta.
thanks

VioletBam Thu 21-Jul-16 16:28:48

If you like them get them. I don't. I think they're a bit "old" or something.

PacificDogwod Thu 21-Jul-16 16:32:10

Ah, ok, they may well appeal to me because of that: I am old grin

DramaAlpaca Thu 21-Jul-16 16:33:37

I'd wear them.

I am old too grin

VioletBam Thu 21-Jul-16 16:34:37

I'm old too! grin I'm just avoiding it.

PacificDogwod Thu 21-Jul-16 16:35:23

Yes, but would you wear them £60 worth, Drama?

Mine is not really a high-heel lifestyle. And my toes are not always in a presentable state…
I am talking myself out of it, aren't I? grin
<credit card heaves sigh of relief>

PacificDogwod Thu 21-Jul-16 16:36:13

Oh, Violet, I am in full-blown denial too, but things are starting to appeal to me that possibly would not have in the past… hmm

Destinysdaughter Thu 21-Jul-16 16:40:11

Could you seriously walk in them?

What's the refund policy?

OhNoNotMyBaby Thu 21-Jul-16 16:42:04

Way too high for me - unless you want them just for parties.

Not especially nice either. Sorry.

PacificDogwod Thu 21-Jul-16 16:43:43

I would hope to be sitting down decoratively in them.

I could walk in them - short distances.

Thank you all for strengthening my backbone.

For the record, I am sitting here with 5 year old Havaianas on my feet, that is more my style <hot>

Destinysdaughter Thu 21-Jul-16 16:44:01

Those bastard shoes are now coming up as an advert on my phone!!

VioletBam Thu 21-Jul-16 16:44:09

Dogwood don't talk to me about it! DH and I had a "middle aged day out" the other day and we were SO happy! grin We went for a drive!

Wtf!?

A drive!

Then we found a nice antique shop to look around, then went for fish and chips.

God. I used to be a right raver....all night warehouse parties the lot!

Roussette Thu 21-Jul-16 16:44:52

They're the sort of shoes I would just have to see on. They might look absolutely stunning or absolutely like I have a surgical boot on, there's no telling! In principle, I like them!

DramaAlpaca Thu 21-Jul-16 16:45:38

Maybe not, Pacific.

I don't think I'd be able to walk in them actually, I don't usually wear high heels.

I still like them, though.

PacificDogwod Thu 21-Jul-16 16:48:12

Destiny, forget the stupid shoes: look at the Land's End sale!! Their kids' stuff is marvellous, their chinos/short are brilliant and in the sale fantastic quality for a reasonable expense.
Don't blame the bastard cookies smile

Violet, we have a caravan <wins middle-aged competition>

Destinysdaughter Thu 21-Jul-16 16:50:04

I DO NOT NEED ANY MORE SHOES!!

I've got about 50 pairs, I'm terrible for buying them! 😀😱

polyhymnia Thu 21-Jul-16 16:55:21

I really hate such high heels myself so I can't really judge but they don't look all that stylish.

cheeseandmarmite15 Thu 21-Jul-16 17:05:57

They look uncomfortable and sweaty with that big wide band but they are nice!

burnishedsilver Thu 21-Jul-16 17:16:52

No. I think they are too high.

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