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Josef Segiel boots

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travelsafar Thu 07-Nov-19 13:27:50

Does anyone know if these boots come in extra wide fittings. I have seen some in our local shop which fit me but they are much dearer than the price i can get online with a famous catalogue company who are offering 20% discount. Only issue is they say they are standard width and i can't find anything which tells me if JS do different widths in their boots. Don't want to buy and then find they are too tight. Obviously dont want to go in the shop and ask as it seems a bit cheekysmile

midgey Thu 07-Nov-19 13:43:46

Try Josef Seidel website, might say on there.

Hetty58 Thu 07-Nov-19 13:48:55

I'd ask in the shop anyway. I'm sure that they won't mind (just don't mention that you're buying online)!

SpringyChicken Thu 07-Nov-19 14:08:01

Why not try them on in the shop and then say they aren't quite right - even if they are perfect? Thousands of people try on shoes in shops but don't buy them. That's normal.

Jane10 Thu 07-Nov-19 14:51:13

No wonder shops are closing down.

Whitewavemark2 Thu 07-Nov-19 14:52:46

You can always send them back anyway.

Ellianne Thu 07-Nov-19 15:00:21

Only because I'm a German teacher, it's Josef Seibel, (pronounced Sybell). Just incase anyone wants to search online.

NfkDumpling Thu 07-Nov-19 15:08:27

I love Josef Seibel shoes but find I do need to fit them as every style is different. Some fit, some are too narrow. But they wear and wear and are excellent value for money over time.

BBbevan Thu 07-Nov-19 16:05:01

I have never bought Josef Seibel boots. But I have 2 pairs of his shoes. One 10 years old , the other, I think about 12. I wear them constantly and they are both is extremely good condition still. So I would say go for the boots

Ellianne Thu 07-Nov-19 16:43:16

I've just tried to be helpful and checked out the German Seibel website. The size for normale Füsse is G but there is a G 1/2 for wider feet. Good luck finding them in the UK.

travelsafar Fri 08-Nov-19 07:57:42

thank you ladies for the suggestions.

BlueBelle Fri 08-Nov-19 08:21:47

Why not try them on in the shop nothing wrong with that seems the most sensible thing to do
It is the reason shops are closing down jane10 but I doubt I could even afford those shoes/boots online however if I saw the in a second hand charity shop I d have a go
Things are beyond our purses in a lot of a High Street shops

travelsafar Thu 21-Nov-19 08:04:03

I ended up buying them from the local shop in the end. I just love them, so comfy and keep my toes toasty warm. My DH and son gave me cash towards them for my birthday later this month so am very happy with my purchase.smile

Jane10 Thu 21-Nov-19 12:59:40

I'm glad you went ahead and bought them in a shop after all. The high streets need to be kept alive!

GabriellaG54 Thu 21-Nov-19 13:59:53

You could ring the shop and enquire that way.