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Mission to find the perfect smart low heel ankle boot

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Bubbinsmakesthree Fri 21-Oct-16 01:57:30

I've been struggling with this for the last couple of years - I had the perfect pair, wore them to death and never found anything as good again!

I'm looking for an ankle boot that is:
-low heel (1.5 inch or so max)
-look smart enough to wear with a work dress as well as with skinnies etc
-not clumpy


ChishandFips33 Fri 21-Oct-16 02:06:56

How smart/what style are your work dresses?

ChishandFips33 Fri 21-Oct-16 02:09:19

Ignore Hudson...too casual!

Bubbinsmakesthree Fri 21-Oct-16 08:32:15

Not smart-smart, looking for something that wouldn't look out of place with a shift dress or similar.

Monkeybunkey Fri 21-Oct-16 13:22:41

You've practically described the boots I am wearing today!. They're from M&S but are a few years old. The nearest I've found are these:

Bubbinsmakesthree Fri 21-Oct-16 13:52:04

In the right general ballpark monkey but heel is too high

MagnumAddict Fri 21-Oct-16 13:55:18

Ecco hands down comfiest boots ever. Smart looking too. I'll try and post a link

keeponkeepinon Fri 21-Oct-16 14:35:46

I've fallen for the dune parnell boots

BeMorePanda Fri 21-Oct-16 20:02:55

Bit pricey - but also available in black.

I wouldn't been seen dead wearing Uggs unless as slippers, but some of their non-sheepskin boots are lovely.

BeMorePanda Fri 21-Oct-16 20:04:52
bit casual?

BeMorePanda Fri 21-Oct-16 20:07:37

I'd love these in green but they don't do a 42!!!

hippospot Fri 21-Oct-16 20:09:47


BeMorePanda Fri 21-Oct-16 20:11:20
love these
lower heel

BeMorePanda Wed 26-Oct-16 15:03:30

MagnumAddict thanks for your recommending ECCO boots - I'm wearing my shiny new pair right now.

I have been looking for a brown/tan pair of Chelsea boots for a while - they were right at the top of my price range but I got a few quid off - and I know I will get years of wear out of them.

Hoppinggreen Wed 26-Oct-16 15:19:42

I've just ordered a pair from Boden that fit your description to a T
Can't remember what they are called though

keeponkeepinon Wed 26-Oct-16 18:34:26

So I got the parnell boots from dune which fit your criteria pretty well I think. Just to mention there's 20% off ladies at dune today. Not sure how long for. There is lots of nice stuff on there.

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