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Those in the know, what are going to be 'the' boots this winter?

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Thurlow Fri 16-Sep-16 17:01:39

What flat ankle boots are we going to be wearing this winter, especially with skirts and dresses?

ShiroiKoibito Fri 16-Sep-16 17:05:07

i dont know, so am following, as just ordered a couple of the boden ruched skirts

Thurlow Fri 16-Sep-16 17:06:38

Me too grin

HelenaJustina Fri 16-Sep-16 17:09:39

Ooooh have been wondering this myself. What am I going to wear with dresses/skirts for work?

olderthanyouthink Fri 16-Sep-16 19:01:49

Apparently over the knee/thigh high boots, according to the guardian

Polkadot1974 Fri 16-Sep-16 19:13:28

Over the knee? Hope not. I'm so short I would look like I'm in panto
Someone linked to some mushroom boots the other week. They were lush

Hopefully Fri 16-Sep-16 19:53:49

Thigh high or Chelsea boots with a slight western heel rather than the traditional sole seems to be the order of the day.

Hopefully Fri 16-Sep-16 19:54:38

I've embraced the thigh high, but my Chelsea boots will remain firmly riding-boot-soled grin.

Thurlow Fri 16-Sep-16 20:02:15

Another shortie so over the knee is definitely not happening here either! I do normally like in biker boots but not sure if they're right this year?

NavyandWhite Fri 16-Sep-16 20:03:35

I've just bought some Chelsea boots from Joules.. Tan/brown. Quite comfy.

mumsnit Fri 16-Sep-16 20:23:47

There's loads of suede around this year. I've just bought my first suede boots in years - wonder how long it'll take for me to trash them! grin

ShiroiKoibito Fri 16-Sep-16 20:31:37

what about these?
I got them in the US in holiday, they're 'Steve Madden ' whoever he is

Sendraboots Fri 16-Sep-16 20:32:45

yes thigh high is in. very dick whittington

keeponkeepinon Fri 16-Sep-16 20:42:59

I'll be wearing my tan chelsea boots with jeans, and my little cara boots (look similar to Sam Edelman Petty) with skirts.

No panto boots here.

Pisssssedofff Fri 16-Sep-16 20:47:28

Steve Madden - wolf of Wall Street fame - big shoe designer in USA

toffeeboffin Fri 16-Sep-16 21:35:48

Dick Whittington grin

AmberNectarine Fri 16-Sep-16 21:44:10

Thigh high, sock boots with a chunky heel, flattish pixie type boots and biker boots seem to be en vogue.

PatMullins Fri 16-Sep-16 21:46:31

Schteve Madnnn? wink

WhooooAmI24601 Fri 16-Sep-16 22:20:12

I can't say Steve Madden without pretending to be that sturdy lad playing snooker who throws his shoe about whilst off his tits on quaaludes.

I'm going for thigh-highs this year. I'm 5'8" with long, decent legs so hope to pull it off. The DCs will probably instruct me not to wear them if I look too ridiculous.

ShiroiKoibito Fri 16-Sep-16 22:25:44

I haven't seen it, but I only paid £19?? for them and I like them

might have to watch it now

gingerbreadmanm Fri 16-Sep-16 22:28:01

i think leathwr amkle boots with a sock top. i saw some on river island and imagine they will look nice. pretty cool for a change. also alternative heels e.g. heels at an angle.

prettywhiteguitar Fri 16-Sep-16 22:30:00

Love love Steve Madden shoes, I have some lovely sky high wedges that are really comfy ! Wolf of wall st is an awesome film

gingerbreadmanm Fri 16-Sep-16 22:30:02

like this

PacificDogwod Fri 16-Sep-16 22:32:22

There seems to be a lot of this kind of thing about if what I saw in the shops today is anything to go by hmm - NOT my cup of tea, but quite <ahem> striking...

Over the knee is so not going to be happening here either.

RunnyRattata Fri 16-Sep-16 22:36:32

Love those boots but they're way out of my price range and not going to work on a rather dumpy fifty something <sobs>

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