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Are these Mum boots?

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benandhollyandgaston Thu 20-Oct-11 10:56:45

Seen these in a Clarks outlet but in tan, not black.

Would those boots, in tan, qualify as Mum boots, or would they be ok with straight leg jeans?

prioneyes Thu 20-Oct-11 11:04:52

Not my thing. They're kind of bland.

polyhymnia Thu 20-Oct-11 11:12:06

Not really mine either - OK, but not special. Think Clarks have more interesting designs (eg Norley Cedar, Majorca Villa) but then I prefer a funkier/ bikerish look and not high heels.

benandhollyandgaston Thu 20-Oct-11 11:14:14

But are they Mum boots? I need something with a heel but comfy for casual.

NhameCage Thu 20-Oct-11 11:24:09

It is a difficult length to wear, slightly shorter is better for an ankle boot. Unless you are going to wear bootcut jeans or trousers over them? Then yes, definitely mum boots.

AitchTwoOh Thu 20-Oct-11 11:24:55

definitely mum boots.

greyghoul Thu 20-Oct-11 11:25:19

I think they are minimal and sleek.
You could hide a razor blade in that toe.

Does that help? i think they are mum boots if you wear them with 'mum clothes' (however you define that). I think they are lethal nija boots if you wear them with leather trousers and a studded belt.

I like them (but I hate bows, buttons and pleats).

Angel786 Thu 20-Oct-11 11:25:33

A little mummyish but depends how you'll wear them?

greyghoul Thu 20-Oct-11 11:25:59

ninja boots!!

(see i can't even type so what do I know?)

morethanyoubargainfor Thu 20-Oct-11 11:30:29

I would say yes, they are mum boots. Sorry, but then i am an old goth so probably best not to take my word on the matter wink.

benandhollyandgaston Thu 20-Oct-11 11:35:12

Thanks all / def wouldn't wear them with boot cuts! Would wear them under rightish trousers without the tops showing. Haven't decided whether to get them yet / they ate only £30 in the outlet

wideawakenurse Thu 20-Oct-11 12:51:47

'Fraid so.

ElectricSoftParade Thu 20-Oct-11 12:53:51

Sorry, I think mum boots but if you like them, get them! What do we know? grin

bigTillyMint Thu 20-Oct-11 13:05:19

Mum boots. IMHO smile

goingmadinthecountry Thu 20-Oct-11 13:14:55

Mum boots. Nothing edgy about them at all.

benandhollyandgaston Thu 20-Oct-11 13:20:57

Thanks all.

I'm going to buy them grin

AitchTwoOh Thu 20-Oct-11 18:59:06

grin love it. grin

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