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#1 of 8 Old 10-06-2009, 11:00 PM - Thread Starter
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Yay or nay? And if yay, what would you wear them with?

I just bought these (in black) today but I'm not sure if I'm going to keep them. I'm not really a "skinny jean" girl. I wear a 6 or 8 in jeans, but just don't have the beanpole look going for me...

Keep them, or return them? I liked how they fit, and how they look in theory, but don't know if I'll actually wear them.
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#2 of 8 Old 10-07-2009, 12:53 AM
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Those are ADORABLE! I love them, would have bought them, and would be asking the same darn question as you. lol.

I found this article, I think the look is cute.

Hopefully someone else will come along with more suggestions.

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I think they would look cute with a denim skirt.
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I like them with colored tights and an above-the-knee flippy skirt, or with leggings and a sweater dress/long sweater (oh, hai, 1980s!). I think that paid could work with a full, long skirt as well. I've seen them paired with skinny jeans but I'm not a fan of that sillouhette.

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I wore slouchy boots in the early 80's with woolly tights and a mini skirt, or skinny jeans. I loved those boots I wore them till my toes showed through and I had to throw them out.
They looked nice with longer skirts too.
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I think they are cute. I'd probably wear them with leggings.

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I love slouch boots. I do wear them with jeans, but I also wear them with skirts.

Also, - though my dp tells me this is a fashion "faux pas" (but what does he know, despite the fact that he did take fashion design in college ) - I wear them with leggings.

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Well, skinny jeans actually look bad on beanpoles. Better to have a butt, just need to watch that your upper legs aren't too wide or the silhouette will be off. Never mind, that many rules and I am staying away from them too. Really cute boots!
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