October 26th, 2014
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Still Going Strong

I’ve been chatting with my sister about another trip to London early next summer. Surprisingly, it’s already been a year since the last visit. One of my most vivid memories of that trip is I came home and had a full-blown wardrobe breakdown and posted In A Rut bemoaning my lack of anything to wear. I rectified the problem with just a few items and one of my favorite purchases was this pair of Jimmy Choo booties in calf—I wear them so often, I just ordered another in suede.

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CHLOÉ

Silk scarf

VALENTINO

Velvet sandals

BALENCIAGA

Trench

CHLOÉ

Leather boots

MAX MARA

Striped sweater

CHLOÉ

Silk scarf black

CHLOÉ

Leather jacket

CHLOÉ

Ankle boots

ACNE STUDIOS

Shearling-lined jacket

VINCE

Washed-satin skirt

VALENTINO

Embellished pumps

MISSONI

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  • In a Rut was once of my favorite postings from last year. I felt your pain. I purchased two items that you recommended from that post. I bought the Jimmy Choo booties and AG Stilt Denim. So happy with both. Thank you for helping me feel pulled together Preston!

    MarianneOctober 26th, 2014  5:51 PM

     
  • I love those boots, they’re classic and wearable. I think I’m probably older than your average reader, but I finally have learned to buy for my real life, and don’t have wardrobe crises nearly like I used to. And if something works well, like you, I’ll buy it in another color or whatever. Wish those boots came in brown or burgundy, I already have too many black boots – maybe at the Jimmy Choo store?

    KathyOctober 26th, 2014  6:50 PM

     
  • Kathy, Try this link, p

    http://click.linksynergy.com/fs-bin/click?id=s1GZmtO/0LI&subid=&offerid=326672.1&type=10&tmpid=10879&RD_PARM1=http%253A%252F%252Fus.jimmychoo.com%252Fen%252Fcollections%252Fseasonal-collections%252Fautumn-winter-14%252Fbrody%252Fpaloma-suede-ankle-boots-142by2sue9an36.html%2523start%253D2%2526searchgridpos%253D2

    PrestonOctober 26th, 2014  7:47 PM

     
  • Thank you for this post, the boots look perfect! I have been in a major rut & this is just what I need!

    AnneOctober 26th, 2014  8:35 PM

     
  • Would you mind posting your favorite things to wear with these booties. I bought them and would love to see how you wear them.

    susanOctober 27th, 2014  9:28 AM

     
  • Thanks for the link P – burgundy totally sold out, and the brown is also in my size. I’ll keep checking for returns. I think the black suede is the most beautiful though.

    KathyOctober 27th, 2014  9:38 AM

     
  • Thank you for solving my boots dilemma. These are perfect.

    JulieOctober 27th, 2014  9:44 AM

     
  • How do you wear these boots? Pants for sure, but do they work with a dress?

    SusanOctober 27th, 2014  10:00 AM

     
  • I do have the suede pair and love them. I could really use some sleek booties that can be worn in rainy weather. Any thoughts on that?

    AnnOctober 27th, 2014  10:25 AM

     
  • Preston, I bought the calf version of these boots last year after reading your post and I loooovvve them. Buttery-y soft and so comfortable to walk in, they were a great investment. I was in N-M yesterday and saw that the suede version is back after selling out last year and almost squealed.

    kimOctober 27th, 2014  10:35 AM

     
  • I was just thinking I could do with a pair of chic black ankle boots… do let me know if you’re coming over to London. Would love to catch-up again x

    That's Not My AgeOctober 27th, 2014  11:17 AM

     
  • I love this kind of boots, and you can’t go wrong with Jimmy Choo ! I also love the suede version, so chic !

    http://www.pardonmyobsession.com/

    CarolineOctober 27th, 2014  2:39 PM

     
  • On my shopping list!

    maddashmomOctober 30th, 2014  4:23 AM

     

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