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Are these shoes a bit too safe?

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Mrswellyboot Tue 11-Feb-14 10:06:34

I need shoes for going back to work after ML. On my feet all day and walk a fair bit too. I don't really suit flats. I am fairly short and I am so used to heels and tend to wear a smart trouser.

I have fit flop ugg style boots and find them great for country walks etc.

Are they a bit ugly ? At least I could work in them

Thank You

Dancingqueen17 Tue 11-Feb-14 10:08:30

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Mrswellyboot Tue 11-Feb-14 10:12:21

That was my though too dancing. Long black trousers mainly, so they might not be on view

Oh how my priorities have changed smile

It would only be for work or taking the baby for a walk straight after work.

Hopefully Tue 11-Feb-14 10:35:40

The ugly bit (the great big sole) would still be visible in trousers. Surely there is a nicer looking but still comfy option out there.

drwitch Tue 11-Feb-14 10:38:38

what about an ankle boot with a small heel eg.
jones the bootmaker ones

Impatientismymiddlename Tue 11-Feb-14 10:44:06

Sorry, I think they are very grannyish and ugly.

BuggerGrips Tue 11-Feb-14 10:46:56

Sorry, but I think they are horrible.

HelloBoys Tue 11-Feb-14 10:48:32

i don't think they're terrible if you wear eg round office. seen worse

these are nice:-,30/1620000078

DaftSkunk Tue 11-Feb-14 10:53:26

They're not very nice sorry op. The wedge sole is a bit too much.

burnishedsilver Tue 11-Feb-14 10:57:46

Actually, they're better in rl than in the picture.

I think they're fine for work if you're on your feet all day.

If go for a boot you wont be able to wear them in a couple of months when the weather improves.

lurkingaround Tue 11-Feb-14 11:00:22

Sorry, I don't like them at all either.

ProfondoRosso Tue 11-Feb-14 11:02:51

I like the big sole! I bet they'd cost a pretty penny at Cos.

burnishedsilver Tue 11-Feb-14 11:05:48

This isn't me, it's from Google images.
I don't sees anything wrong with them. In fact I kind of like the red patent ones.

burnishedsilver Tue 11-Feb-14 11:07:21


MissMilbanke Tue 11-Feb-14 11:09:41

Frankly they are ugly. But I am a big fitflp fan and have toyed with the idea of buying some myself.

They do look better in real life but not much

Maybe a different colour ? the black is so orthopaedic

Mrswellyboot Tue 11-Feb-14 16:42:16


I think you are right.. I actually have at style of boot above. I am a big heel fan so maybe too much a jump to these

Mrswellyboot Wed 12-Feb-14 09:46:30

I think I am going to purchase these smile

HelloBoys Wed 12-Feb-14 09:53:12

they look a good choice smile

DaftSkunk Wed 12-Feb-14 09:55:52

I like those smile.

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