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Do You Wear Heels to Look Taller?


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buggyslice buggyslice 8 years
Even though I'm not that tall, I just like wearing them.
girllovewarrior girllovewarrior 8 years
I do not wear heels to wear taller, the heels just fit my look, my body, I have been wearing heels since I was... 13! I love how my legs look in heels, I am very good at walking in them, they are just part of me at this point ;) I imagine if the people who know me would see me in flat shoes or sneakers they would be very confused!
LovelyJane LovelyJane 8 years
Im 5'9 and I LOVE my heels!! The taller the better
ktran535 ktran535 8 years
i agree with missybirdy flats and converse all the way. BUT i love buying beautiful heels ill never wear =(
Mojo-Jojo Mojo-Jojo 8 years
Heels are sexy! I hate it when my heels dig in the grass and I avoid them sometimes, but there is nothing better to finish a look!
satarah satarah 8 years
I'm 5'2 so I wear heels to be taller, but I'm still not used to them and I can't wear them if I need to walk a lot. So I wear flats most of the time.
missybirdy missybirdy 8 years
No, because I'm six feet tall, so I don't really need them. Plus, their evil for womens feet, no matter how pretty they look. Flats and connies are soooo much better.
pxpxcutie pxpxcutie 8 years
Everyone who's saying they're short at 5'4" and 5'5" are cracking me up. lol. :) The average American woman is 5'4". I'm 5'0", so I definitely rely on heels to get through the day!
meeshee meeshee 8 years
i'm 5'9 and i still proudly wear 4 inch heels :)
Lauren3185 Lauren3185 8 years
I'm 5'8-5'9 so I already feel like a giant, aka I have big person syndrome. Flats it is for me! Although I do adore the heels I own
GirlInPink GirlInPink 8 years
@ 5'10, I don't really need to be taller, but I love the way they make my legs look!
radioragdoll radioragdoll 8 years
I love my flats, and i'm about 5'7" so I don't really NEED the extra height, but I agree that some outfits just need heels to pull everything together!
Toasteh Toasteh 8 years
Nope, I wear them just because I love them.
redscorpio redscorpio 8 years
I'm 5'7" and I often wear flats (sneakers in winter and havaianas in summer are a must for walking) but I love wearing heels too - albeit comfortable ones. I have a few pair of boots with 3-3,5" steady heels and they are my favourite both for work and going out. I feel more confident and walk in a more ... feminine way ;-)
HoneyBrown1976 HoneyBrown1976 8 years
Nope, I'm 5'2, proud, and a lover of high heels! Simple.
sourcherry sourcherry 8 years
I don't wear heels very often, because I love other options like ballet flats, chucks and flat boots... But when I do wear them is because I like them, not for the extra height. I'm comfortable being on the short side (5'5'').
nancita nancita 8 years
When you're 5'1" like I am, sometimes clothes just look so much better with heels! I don't do it all the time but sometimes I need the help.
designerel designerel 8 years
I am short at 5'2", but my legs are also disproportionately short too (a 30 inch inseam on pants is just a tad too long) so I wear the heels to make my legs look longer.
ranksubjugation ranksubjugation 8 years
I don't wear them to look taller; I wear them to look THINNER.
Stacey-Cakes Stacey-Cakes 8 years
I'm only 5' 1.5"... i would sleep in heels if i could. I wear them practically everywhere!
Stardustlove Stardustlove 8 years
Sometimes, but in general I wear flats.
Carrie-Sue Carrie-Sue 8 years
My two sisters were shorter than me, and we were always up front in church as kids, so I never wore heels so I wouldn't look like a giant compared to them. Now I just choose not to as a rule.
tulleandtea tulleandtea 8 years
I don't wear heels to look taller because I'm a relatively normal height (5'6")... they just look amazing. :P
Frenched Frenched 8 years
Ballerina flats are my default shoe, but I tend to wear heels when I feel like I need a little "boost" of confidence. They definitely do improve posture and make you feel more confident.
SDTransplant SDTransplant 8 years
I'm not that tall (just under 5'3") and own a bunch of heels that are pretty and make me look much taller, but I don't wear them often considering where I live (New England). Cobblestone sidewalks and heels do not go well together.
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