OTK Boots for Women over 50
Okay, let’s be serious ladies. Who among us thinks that the “over the knee” (OTK) boots are just too out there? Maybe it’s the images from the “Pretty Woman” movie. Or how they used to be called “thigh high” boots. I, too, used to think that these kinds of boots were sleazy and not my style. But I drank the kool-aid and I’m here to give you some thoughts on why. Mine are from Target (but here is a similar pair) and I styled them in one of our New Year’s Eve post. My rationales for this particular pair are below.
1-I wanted a somewhat different color instead of black.
2-When I’m wearing skirts/dresses, I really like a heel, but I didn’t want a thin one.
3-I read the reviews that stated the plum version of these looked better than the black leather ones
4-I found an online coupon for $5 off $50. (they weren’t on sale when I got them)
5-Free shipping and easy returns to the store.
There is an altogether practicality to these kinds of boots if you’re the type of woman who still likes to wear skirts and dresses in the colder months. And that is warmth and coverage! We all know that feeling when the wind and cold gets between our skirts and boots–frrreeeeze. Boots that extend farther up your leg help ward off this frrreeeze. And depending on the length of your dress/skirt, most of the time, no one will even know that your boots are OTK! In addition, you know that slit in the back of some of your longer skirts? Well, with these higher boots, you aren’t exposing more leg than you want. I mean, hey, I’m just being purely practical.
And here’s another reason to consider buying a pair: do you have any skirts or dresses that are a tad too short? Of course you do! Well these boots are the perfect remedy for that problem! The skirt doesn’t look too short when your leg is entirely covered with your boots!
Or if you feel a teensy bit exposed wearing your leggings & a tunic, these OTK boots can help you feel more covered!
Even if you wouldn’t consider purchasing your clothing online, it can be helpful to look through my links to see what is available! It certainly doesn’t hurt my feelings, if you click on them but don’t like them. Just so you know, one of the ways I make money from this blog is through these linked items.
Keeping in Touch
Are you registered for my email reminders to let you know when a post goes live? I’d certainly love it if you take the time to sign up and make sure all your friends sign up too!! There are other ways to follow my blog. Facebook readers can see my posts by liking my page. Or my Pinterest page has all of our outfits in a nutshell! Then there’s also Instagram! I’m really trying to grow this platform, so if you’re on it, I’d appreciate the follow!
So if you’re anything like me, you’re not a believer until you actually try it. Furthermore, who wants to spend a lot of money on something they’re not sure about? So I found some options of OTK boots below that might work for you: