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post #1 of 6 Old 07-05-2013, 03:19 PM Thread Starter
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Do my tall boots look too short?

I think they do but are they bad enough to buy a new pair right now?

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post #2 of 6 Old 07-05-2013, 03:29 PM
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They look a smidge too short to me, but not bad enough to run out and buy a new pair right away.

I think you'd only notice if you were really looking at it.
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They look a smidge too short to me, but not bad enough to run out and buy a new pair right away.
Yeah, they look about an inch to an inch and a 1/2 too short.

Not the biggest problem in the world, but if the OP has the money... then I would get a new pair and remember to get taller than necessary to account for the drop. Such a common mistake for people to buy tall boots that fit them perfectly on the spot, not realizing they all drop an inch+ after a while. :)


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Yup. A taller boot would make your lower leg look longer, and most of us crave that
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if it fits your foot there is no reason to buy a new one :)
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I think I'm getting some new Ariats for my birthday.
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