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I just can't find my *perfect* boots!

(12 Posts)
meltedchocolate Tue 30-Aug-11 12:52:55

OK I need boots that are:

1.WATERPROOF (it is always wet here)
2.Have a heel (medium)
3.Go with mostly everything
4.Will be a good enough fit for someone with very NARROW calves (ie, I don't want to look like I have pencils sticking out of buckets but I can cope with it not being an extreme tight fit)

Do such boots exist?
I will save for them if I have to. Hopefully nothing more than £150 but will stretch a teeny bit more to get a perfect pair.

S&B ladies help me please!

HallnotOates Tue 30-Aug-11 12:53:18


look at duo

meltedchocolate Tue 30-Aug-11 13:00:06

Waterproof like leather, unlike suede which water comes through. Was hoping to avoid wellies grin

said Tue 30-Aug-11 13:04:53

Can they be clumpy ish? Biker boot style or not? Look at Oxygen boots

fluffles Tue 30-Aug-11 13:06:00 for calf fitting - can't be beaten if you're not 'standard' calf size.

meltedchocolate Tue 30-Aug-11 13:08:03

Oxygen style would only go with a teeny percent of what I own. I am more a smart casual dresser. Would be good for the weather though!

pamplemousserose Tue 30-Aug-11 13:10:41

Clarks do leather boots with goretex which are waterproof.

tethersend Tue 30-Aug-11 13:11:17

I think you need to narrow it down a bit grin so far we are looking for:

Leather boots with a medium heel confused

Do you want a specialist narrow calf fitting?

Knee high?




Block/thin heel?

How high?


meltedchocolate Tue 30-Aug-11 13:13:21

[ Perfect!]

Thank you! Do DUO boots last well?

meltedchocolate Tue 30-Aug-11 13:13:47


fluffles Tue 30-Aug-11 13:31:14

yes! duo boots last very well, if you have them regularly reheeled and soled when necessary they can last years and years.

tethersend Tue 30-Aug-11 13:32:18

Must be just me then grin

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