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The jeans sandal boot: Giving Uggs a run for their money

Published Nov. 14, 2012

Anyone who's been following my posts the last few months know by now that I love fashion-related news of the weird.

Well, here's another one to file under the "Fug or Fab" tag: The denim sandal boot. (Retail: $125' on

Click hereto see assorted colors, including a leopard print. Judging from buyer comments, a discounted version, available in even more colors, is selling like hot cakes.

I guess I get it. Kind of.

Down here in Florida, we moan and groan about the summer heat. Then we moan and groan about the crisp fall/winter air. Then we moan and groan that it's still too warm to wear those cool winter boots that line the shelves of our air-conditioned malls.

Maybe that's what the creator had in mind – a warm sheath coupled with cool open-toe comfort.


I'm totally on board with gladiator sandals, and even had a summer love affair with a certain pair from Walmart.

Somehow, though, I don't think the Romans would approve of this adaptation.

But maybe I'm way off in left field on this one. What do you all think? Would you rock these shoes?

Deal Diva Keyonna


Posted by Keyonna Summers at 2:31:31 pm on November 13, 2012