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Dark Brown Tall Boots

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AmelieinOz Sat 06-Jun-15 22:47:21

Do I need a pair of tall dark brown boots? I keep hearing they're classic.

I already have black. I'm a jewel Winter, in terms of colouring, so most of my clothes are black/white, some jewel tones but mostly black/white.

Asking because the EOFY sales are on and there are really good deals on leather boots. But if they don't go with my skintone/wardrobe, and I don't wear them, they're really not good deals right?

southeastastra Sat 06-Jun-15 22:49:23

i bought some lovely dark navy boots from dune, much nicer than boring brown and i feel like wonder woman in them

RudyMentary Sun 07-Jun-15 09:06:56

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AmelieinOz Mon 08-Jun-15 01:33:17

RudyMentary - you're right. It won't go with any of my clothes/bags. Thank you!

southeastastra - Dark navy ones sound awesome, indeed.

Potterwolfie Mon 08-Jun-15 01:41:15

I have a pair of long brown leather boots from Frye. Bought in Nordstrom Rack in USA so hugely discounted. If I never buy another pair of shoes or boots again, I will be happy. They are beyond delicious, and go with everything from jeans or casual dresses and skirts. I actually adore them. smile

AmelieinOz Mon 08-Jun-15 01:44:48

Potterwolfie - I want Frye boots! But we don't have them here, and I'm apprehensive about buying online because my calves might not fit.

Potterwolfie Mon 08-Jun-15 04:25:23

amelie I'm the same, my calves are, shall we say, more rugby player than skinny! I'll measure them tomorrow and let you know. I would recommend the brand in a heartbeat. I can actually wear them with skinny jeans inside, and for me, that's a first!

Potterwolfie Mon 08-Jun-15 04:26:08

Measure the boots, not my calves!!

AmelieinOz Mon 08-Jun-15 06:48:38

Potterwolfie - thank you! I look forward to the measurement, as my calves are more rugby player as well!

Potterwolfie Mon 08-Jun-15 23:46:20

Hi, the boots measure 17" around the top and they come to just below the knee on me, as I'm tall. Mine are the Veronica tall boot, I think they must be the wide version though I can't see it stamped anywhere on the boot. I love 'em!

Potterwolfie Mon 08-Jun-15 23:47:32

More like 16.3" actually, just re-measured.

AmelieinOz Mon 08-Jun-15 23:53:33

Potterwolfie - I think that will fit! Thanks! Now to hunt for Frye sales....

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