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Joules boots - naff or lovely?

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OlafLovesAnna Fri 21-Oct-16 08:44:44

I really like these boots to wear with skinniest and dresses and tights in the winter but I can't decide whether they might be a bit naff.

I don't want to spend that sort of money on shoes that won't last me at least a couple of years and will they be a bit 'over' once the Christmas sparkles are out of the shops?

I'm also open to other smartish Chelsea boots but can't find any others I like.

taybert Fri 21-Oct-16 09:20:14

In terms of the boot, I don't really wear flat Chelsea boots and I don't tend to wear metallic shoes either, helpful eh? I just came on to say that Chelsea boots are very popular and I've also seen lots of metallic footwear about so I don't see why not if you like them.

burnishedsilver Fri 21-Oct-16 09:26:50

I like them but they're quite distinctive so, unless you love them, you might tire of them.

OlafLovesAnna Fri 21-Oct-16 19:04:44

Thank you for the opinions. I do like them a lot so I'm not sure what's holding me back

nextchapterplease Fri 21-Oct-16 19:27:33

Hi OP - I tried these on recently as also loved them - they weren't as amazing on as I had imagined they felt a bit wide on my ankles and then I realised I already have another pair of metallic boots!
So I resisted and will lurk on your thread for any other amazing Chelsea boot recommendations !

Not sure how helpful that is - but they are lovely boots !

WhooooAmI24601 Fri 21-Oct-16 19:28:26

I love them and would wear them to death, but my style generally involves some form of spangly-sparkle most days.

witsender Fri 21-Oct-16 19:30:42

I'm not a spangly person but I like them.

ChocolateIsNotSleep Fri 21-Oct-16 21:16:06

Can't see how much they are - but have you tried Neon Boots? They're not cheap but I adore mine and live in them. They have lots of styles including metallic.

1frenchfoodie Fri 21-Oct-16 21:37:40

Ooh, I like them. As taybert says both chelsea boots and metallic are on trend so why not so long as you like them.

Judydreamsofhorses Fri 21-Oct-16 21:39:34

I love them. I do wonder if you might get a bit fed up of them though - you could try plain black with glittery tights or a blingy jumper maybe?

BikeRunSki Fri 21-Oct-16 21:39:51

I love them
If I didn't have size 9 feet I'd wear them everyday.

herecomesthsun Sat 22-Oct-16 07:38:05

I worry about the metallic finish coming off on silver boots/shoes, would love a pair otherwise.

Ilovewillow Sat 22-Oct-16 07:54:10

If have these in the brown/leopard print from last yr! They are lovely boots and really comfortable - they are my school run boots! I hadn't seen the metallic, I think they are lovely although I would keep the rest of the outfit quite plain! Go for it!!

FlamingoFling Sat 22-Oct-16 11:13:25

I like them.

Never been a flat boot person but recently bought some heeled Chelsea boots from Russel and Bromley and have been living in them

MumboNumber5 Sat 22-Oct-16 18:46:07

love them (have last year's tan/pink ones but much prefer these!). Really comfortable and school run boots of choice.

Cakescakescakes Sat 22-Oct-16 19:12:55

I love them. Off to google now...

doctorboo Sat 22-Oct-16 19:13:37

I'd love these...might have to add them to my xmas list...

Floisme Sat 22-Oct-16 19:15:55

I like them too but I'd only wear them with very plain stuff so they wouldn't work for me as everyday boots.

hiccupgirl Sat 22-Oct-16 20:47:50

I really like them but I wouldn't buy them because they are too distinctive and I'm not a fan of obvious items.

I wear flat Chelsea boots but plain ones.

Silverthorne Sat 22-Oct-16 21:01:59

Love the. Not naff all.

OlafLovesAnna Tue 25-Oct-16 21:06:08

I tried them on with jeans the other day and will go back and try them with tights soon just to double check. I think I get them though as I'm still gazing at them in the window!

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