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sorry another Boots thread - need ones with non slip soles

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flier Mon 05-Oct-09 11:12:56

I need some practical boots that I can wear basically all the time - with jeans, skirts, dresses etc, but which have chunky soles that won't have me slipping about in the ice and snow.
The previous ones I had were black calf length Timberlands and they were great, but can't see anything else like them.

flier Tue 06-Oct-09 12:29:33

just me then?

aarghhelp Tue 06-Oct-09 12:42:42

Hi, I want similar, and ones that look "presentable" for work. Since everyone seems so down on black ones I am wondering about brown. If I find something I like I will let you know wink but I might just wear my ancient ones a bit longer and wait for the sales...

Oh and I haven't seen the Fly London ones in real life but the soles look quite chunky in the pictures.

flier Tue 06-Oct-09 12:50:45

thanks aarghhelp smile I can't wear my old ones any longer - they stink sad actually I chucked them in the washing machine this morning in the hope that maybe I can get a wee bit longer out of them to give me time to get another pair blush

PoisonToadstool Tue 06-Oct-09 13:31:53

I got some Fly Mes delivered this morning, they are fab, I love them, very chunky and grippy, they're perfect. I needed a good sole for trudging around the park in the mud, what joy.

You might prefer the Mol if you like them higher, these are mid-calf and I think just high enough for skirts.

flier Tue 06-Oct-09 14:14:58

thanks poisontoodstool, will take a look at them just now.

flier Tue 06-Oct-09 14:17:48

they both look perfect but you're right, I think I would need the Mol. Can I ask where you got yours from?

kormaAAAARRRRGGHHchameleon Tue 06-Oct-09 14:19:49

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flier Tue 06-Oct-09 14:27:24

Korma - have you tried Next?

Squishabelle Tue 06-Oct-09 14:30:56

Flier just had a look and those tan and brown ones for £24 are a steal. Thanks.

flier Tue 06-Oct-09 14:32:44

you're welcome squish grin they are a bit bargainous aren't they?

kormaAAAARRRRGGHHchameleon Tue 06-Oct-09 14:43:57

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flier Tue 06-Oct-09 14:50:19

teehee infants! no wonder they are so cheap! blush

kormaAAAARRRRGGHHchameleon Tue 06-Oct-09 14:52:02

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aarghhelp Tue 06-Oct-09 14:53:52

They are down as boys shoes grin

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