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Low Ankle boot with a block/mid heel for work dresses?

(17 Posts)
Bejazzled Sat 02-Dec-17 23:25:41

I have to look smart at work and prefer a dress to just on my knee.
I'm not sure what ankle boots to look at that won't foreshorten my legs and will add an inch or so to my height?

Bejazzled Sat 02-Dec-17 23:30:06

Are these too clumpy

MulhuddartDrive Sat 02-Dec-17 23:35:00

I too am a short arse and love these Clark's ankle boots. Incredibly comfortable and low enough for my short legs

Bejazzled Sat 02-Dec-17 23:47:04

That's a shape I haven't seen Mulhudder, thank you. I'm a 5 in M&s, is Clark's similar?

herecomesthsun Sun 03-Dec-17 01:06:08

likely to lengthen legs

herecomesthsun Sun 03-Dec-17 01:15:22

also jalouse which have more of a block heel. It is the V shape at the front that flatters legs.

oldlaundbooth Sun 03-Dec-17 01:31:03

They are a bit clumpy tbh

Bejazzled Sun 03-Dec-17 11:15:11

Thanks for the suggestions!

Piffpaffpoff Sun 03-Dec-17 11:25:55

I have these, they are amazingly comfy.

NotJustThreeSmallWords Sun 03-Dec-17 11:40:45

I've got these - the combination of suede and wedge heel makes them feel a bit smarter imo. And they are super comfy too.

Butterfly1975 Sun 03-Dec-17 16:55:52

I've got these ones from Clarks. www.clarks.co.uk/c/Kelda-Nights/p/26126726 They look high but platform makes them really comfortable. I'm always a 5 in both M&S and Clarks - think the sizing is usually quite similar.

MulhuddartDrive Sun 03-Dec-17 18:44:19

Sizing is fairly similar to m&s I think. I find most ankle boots come up too high on my ankle so with short legs a shoe boot style is better for me.

dementedma Sun 03-Dec-17 18:50:49

Sorry, i think an ankle boot with a dress always looks clumpy. I wear lowish heels with dresses (can't do high heels) and ankle boots with trousers. But each to their own smile

rachelracket Sun 03-Dec-17 20:07:56

jigsaw has a nice pair i am debating.

ChishandFips33 Sun 03-Dec-17 21:12:34

I wear ankle boots a lot with dresses - similar in style to the ash jalouse; dipped at the front always helps

Poppins2016 Sun 03-Dec-17 21:19:10

Not a black heel, but a low heel, very elegant silhouette:

www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B06XC9QTZH/ref=asc_df_B06XC9QTZH48171831/?hvlocphy=1006742&linkCode=df0&hvptwo&hvnetw=g&hvadid=218285455644&creative=22110&hvpone&hvlocint&creativeASIN=B06XC9QTZH&hvpos=1o1&hvdev=m&hvdvcmdl&hvqmt&tag=mumsnetforum-21&hvtargid=pla-350895771825&hvrand=17180470547554037965

ifitsnotanarse Mon 04-Dec-17 00:28:30

Comfy and look equally well with dress or jeans.

www.rieker.co.uk/rieker-ladies-c2/rieker-ladies-boots-c84/ankle-c85/rieker-55298-00-womens-black-ankle-boot-p6514

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