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kbaby Sat 24-Sep-11 23:46:43


I seem to be so old fashioned and mumsy now I'm not sure if I'm still dressing for the nineties.

I need some new boots. I want brown and they need to go with bootleg jeans. I'm only 5ft 4 so preferably some with some height.

I've scoured the shops and come to the conclusion thathat i must be too safe as I didn't like any.

Please can someone tell me what boots are in fashion

MrsJamin Sun 25-Sep-11 06:50:25

I have Fly Mols, like a lot of MNers! They are lovely but not that high.

kbaby Sun 25-Sep-11 09:16:45

I like those ones, the only thing I find though is if I wear long boots under jeans, the tops of the boots cause my jeans to tick in on the calf. Anyone else find that.

Pinkflipflop Sun 25-Sep-11 10:46:49

Boot cut jeans and boots will age you for sure. Would you consider skinnies or leggings with a tunic.

You are maybe styling it right and of course I don't know you and have never seen you but the very idea of boot cut jeans and boots is just wrong.

Just a thought.

MrsJamin Sun 25-Sep-11 13:12:01

Surely boot cut jeans are cut to wear with boots?!

tethersend Sun 25-Sep-11 14:35:35

Arf at bootcut jeans with boots being wrong grin

Get some slim bootcut jeans and some cowboy boots

Pinkflipflop Sun 25-Sep-11 14:51:20

Sounds bizarre I know but it just looks so old fashioned! All you need to finish it off is a fleece!! grin

meltedchocolate Sun 25-Sep-11 16:32:49

Don't do it kbaby. Skinnies with tall boots or straight/skinny with ankle boots. It's the only way!

kbaby Mon 26-Sep-11 22:04:27

I do leggings with knee high boots, dresses with knee high boots and skinny jeans with knee high boots or ballet pumps too but I like the cut of bootleg jeans, they make me look taller
We wear casual clothes to work so I tend to wear a mixture of the above.
Maybe that's where I'm going wrong then, wearing bootleg with boots. So what jeans other than skinny/straight should I wear? I can't get my head around wearing skinny with ankle boots.
Also if I'm wearing knee height boots with skinny jeans does it matter if theyre high heeled or flat(I've got both)

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