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ladies i need your help! have fallen in love with these and brought them www.newlook.com/shop/womens/shoes/suedette-platfor m-court_206831201 normally i would'nt wear such high ones, i'm more of a ballet pump girl! wearing them out tom night and i imagine they will be killing my feet in the first hour. is there anything i can put in which will actually make difference to the comfort? thanx
The gel things do work - but the thing that works best is wearing high heels a lot! I bought some super high ones that I love and dared to wear them to work. The first day I was nearly hobbling by hometime but brought flats with me to go home in. Now I could run in them, and I find them really quite comfy.
At the risk of sounding like a ponce with money to burn (I'm really not!), I've discovered that it's the shoes themselves that make the difference comfort-wise. Cheap high heels will never be comfortable as they are designed purely for fashion. Spend a bit more money (I don't mean Jimmy Choos, but usually at £50 upwards for a pair of average shoes) and I tend to find that they've designed them with the thought that you have to walk in them! They just seem to be balanced better. I tend to wait for sales when you can get good discounts. In general, I'm not fussed about labels and love a bargain. BUT! Too many nights hobbling about have taught me that cheap shoes are just false economy. Alternatively, have a capacious handbag and stick some ballet flats in there!