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The Ames Boot
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The Ames Boot
The Ames Boot
Product Details
Chunky stacked heel. Rich soft leather. Even better with age. Yes, this would be the ankle boot you're looking for. Please note: When you select your size, "H" equals a half size.  
  • Leather upper.
  • 4 1/4" shaft height (based off size 7).
  • 10 1/2" shaft circumference (based off size 7).
  • 3" heel.
  • Leather lining.
  • Man-made sole.
  • Import.
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The Ames Boot

The Ames Boot is rated 4.4 out of 5 by 83.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from please bring these back in black!! Dying to get these in black, they're the perfect boots!! Comfortable and stylish... so sad if a black boot/heel version will never be mine :(
Date published: 2016-02-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect everyday boot I had very high hopes for these boots- casual but also sensible and dressy enough for walking the brutal cobbles of Beacon Hill. They are very comfortable, and the leather is great. If they had my size, I would get them in black as well. For now, the Cognac is EXACTLY what I was hoping for. They are true to size (I'm usually a 5 1/2 - 6)- ordered the 6 and they're perfect.
Date published: 2015-04-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Found my "go-to" boots! I bought the Ames Boot in black, and I absolutely adore them. They are chic, slimming, and extremely versatile - they look great paired with dresses, skinny jeans, and skirts. The only downside, is they are a bit stiff in the ankle when you first wear them, however, mine have begun to loosen up, and form to my shape. They are super comfortable now. Love these boots, and would highly recommend them!
Date published: 2015-03-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from my favorite new boots! i bought these boots on amazing sale in store. they are a shiny, beautiful leather and are true to size. however they are not super comfortable so i can't wear them without insoles, but other than that they match all of my clothes and im obsessed! i purchased the brown leather and the color pictured is exactly right.
Date published: 2015-02-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Well made, beautiful leather I bought these boots in Pecan on sale. Seemed a bit of a risk because they were final sale, but given all the positive reviews, I took the leap. I was not disappointed when they arrived in the mail. The color is rich and the leather soft. The sole is definitely comfortable and easy to walk on all day. The ankle is narrow in a way that is flattering to your leg, both in skirts and pants. However there is some chafing around the ankles in the beginning as a result. This has definitely gotten better with wear. I would definitely recommend this boot, especially at the sale price.
Date published: 2015-02-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful Boots I got these in black leather, and they're gorgeous. The leather is glossy and the seams well-sewn. They were a bit tight around the ankles at first as other reviewers noted, but I wore thick socks with them to loosen them up a bit and now they're perfect. Madewell's boots continue to impress me. I have a few pairs of designer boots, and these Madewells are almost in the same category. The sole and leather are just a tiny bit stiffer than the designer ones.
Date published: 2015-02-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The Perfect Bootie I can't remember ever buying multiples of any pair of shoes. But after I decided to try these in brown and over the next two weeks ended up wearing them with virtually everything, I knew I had to have them in black as well. These boots are chic without being uncomfortable and pair just as well with skirts and dresses as they do with jeans or trousers. They are also lined in leather rather than the usual polyurethane which makes them breathable and more sturdy. After only a few weeks, they've already paid for themselves due to their cost-per-wear and their classic styling means they won't go out of style. So go ahead, buy them in both colors!
Date published: 2015-02-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from My favorite bootie! I own a ton of booties, and I think this might be my favorite pair yet! Not only are they super cute, but they are also ridiculously comfortable. They can be dressed up or down because the heel is the PERFECT height. My only regret is not buying them in black (now my size is gone...). Love these boots so much!
Date published: 2015-02-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A beautiful bootie to dress up or down. I am very pleased with my purchase. The Ames boot is classic and perfect with jeans or slacks. The heel is significant, which I love, while the boot is still comfortable enough to wear all day. If you're looking for classic style, the Ames boot is a great go to.
Date published: 2015-01-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love the zipper detail! My favorite part about this boot is the functional zipper detail. Perfect to wear to the office and even out to dinner. Once the leather loosens up from normal wear, I predict it will be a staple in my wardrobe.
Date published: 2015-01-30
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