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ECCO Hobart Buckle 25 MM Boot Reviews

69 reviews
total

Overall Rating:

84%Rated 5 stars

8%Rated 4 stars

8%Rated 3 stars

0%Rated 2 stars

0%Rated 1 stars

Customer Fit Survey:

86% "Felt true to size"

93% "Felt true to width"

76% "Moderate arch support"

66 are "Favorable"

Most Helpful Favorable Review

Posted 11/24/11
Overall Rated:5 stars!
Comfort Rated:1 stars!
Style Rated:5 stars!

Love the look but I tried on size 39 because I wear an 8 1/2 but they were too tight so I tried on size 40 but found them too big. I needed a size in between. By the way, for those with smaller or larger calves, Dillard's has a machine to punch additional holes in the buckle strap to accommodate those needs.

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3 are "Critical"

Most Helpful Critical Review

Posted 11/29/10
Overall Rated:2 stars!
Comfort Rated:2 stars!
Style Rated:4 stars!

Beautiful boots, but an odd fit for me...I've worn Eccos before and loved them, but the leather on the front of the boot (that rises up to a point at the front of the ankle) was incredibly stiff and uncomfortable. Additionally, the boots were far too tight around my admittedly wide feet (but again, the same size as other Eccos I've had before, with which I had no width problem). Sent 'em back! Too bad, as they're so pretty.

Additional 49 Hobart Buckle 25 MM Boot ECCO Reviews

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December 10, 2012

Anonymous

from Texas

I have this boot in black as well. The brown boot is much less comfortable. Stiffer and tighter. Still wearable but will apparently have a longer breaking-in period.

Overall Rated:4 stars!

Comfort Rated:4 stars!

Style Rated:4 stars!

 

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December 9, 2012

Anonymous

from Tennessee

These fit my wide calves however, the quality was not up to my expectations for ECCO. Usually ECCO is very good but these seemed very cheap looking.

Overall Rated:3 stars!

Comfort Rated:3 stars!

Style Rated:3 stars!

 

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November 24, 2012

Anonymous

 

Great boots! A bit overpriced but stylish, durable and versatile. The calf is surprisingly generous as I have large calves and these have a bit of room to spare.

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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November 15, 2012

Anonymous

from Springfield, Mo

I have terrible feet: bunions, narrow heels, and am recently battling a bad case of plantar fasciitis. I also have wide calves. Finding a pair of boots that I can wear to accommodate all of these problems is virtually impossible. I bought these boots two weeks ago from Dillards after trying on about 10 pairs of boots. These are amazing! Immediately they accommodated all of my foot problems and were wonderfully comfortable. I am a teacher and walk/stand on my feet all day. I have worn these almost everyday and my feel never hurt. They didn't need any breaking in and although they don't have a lot of arch support or padding in the sole, my orthotic insole fits nicely providing the extra support I need. The quality is excellent and the leather is very soft. They are classic, but still stylish and look great with skirts/dresses and also with my jeans tucked in or over them. They are the most expensive boots I have purchased for myself, but they have been worth the money. Many people have complemented me about them and I feel great wearing them. This is why I am purchasing another pair in black from Zappos. I am so happy with these boots.

Brands I'd also recommend: Naot

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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November 3, 2012

Teresa

from NH

I bought both the brown and black pair. I have a wide calf and wear a size 10 shoe. 41 works great for me. Quality, style, comfort and sizing worked for me in boots that I often have to pass by due to fit. I received the ultimate seal of approval from my fashion student daughter and that is my gauge for everything I buy. She's young, cute and hip so if she says they're great, I take it and run right back to get a second pair! Hence, I now own brown and black in the Ecco Hobart.

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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October 19, 2012

Deb K

from Michigan

Cute boot and the leather is super nice quality but my spouse said they made my feet look big so they're going back. The right boot for some reason also crimped into my angle, which was a bit painful.

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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January 8, 2012

Julie K

 

Without a doubt, these are the most comfortable boots that I have ever owned! The leather is soft, the style is trendy, and the shoe part feels great on my foot. They are perfect!

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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December 26, 2011

Jessica H

from Minnesota

I have been looking for a pair of tall leather boots that would work with my calves (which are 15"). These boots are great. The full length zipper and the side buckles make it a breeze to get on and adjust as needed to get the right look with jeans, leggings, or tights. Overall, I would highly recommend these boots.

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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December 21, 2011

Anonymous

from Greenwich, CT

I got the cognac, and it's a really nice color. However, this boot is for wider calves. I have a 13" calf, and the shaft portion was huge. The adjustments just aren't effective when it's so big...I would have had to punch a hole in the very last part of the leather strap, and even then, it was bunching so much it looked terrible. The boot is comfy, though.

Overall Rated:3 stars!

Comfort Rated:3 stars!

Style Rated:3 stars!

 

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December 18, 2011

Anonymous

from Boston area

These boots fit beautifully. I do not have huge calves, but they are large enough not to be able to wear side zipper boots. The zipper on these is full length, the adjustable buckles fit the bill and on first time walking about the city, they were very, very comfortable. I now own a black and brown pair.I heartily recommend them!

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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December 14, 2011

Anonymous

 

Love this boot! A friend of mine has a pair and they look so good on her. She raved about the comfort, so I had to see for my self and ordered them. I order three different brands of boots as well to see which I would like the most, and yep, the ECCOs won hands down. I've worn them almost every single day since they arrived a week ago with not the slightest discomfort. Totally waterproof in the rain and the bottoms do not collect debris like the ones with the waffle sole. It's the kind of boot you actually forget you are wearing because they fit so perfectly. Also I am a very small boned person and have small calves but I am tall, so finding boots that have a tall enough shaft and yet stay close to my calves is nearly impossible. Because this boot has three functioning buckles on the side I was able to adjust them to my skinny calves without changing the look of the boot at all. Also I have a narrow foot and they fit perfectly, so this might not work so well for someone with a wide foot. Thanks again Zappos for making shoe shopping a simple joy!

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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November 30, 2011

Lisa

from Seattle, WA

I love this boot! Have long been looking for a riding boot that will work for me and finally the search is over. I need wide calf (17 inch) and these work well. A little snug but they stretch out a bit after the first few wears. I can even wear leggings, tights and skinny jeans with them. Highly recommend!

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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November 28, 2011

Anonymous

from chicago, il

Comfy and beautiful. Ran true to size. The leather is nice quality. The calf size is generous and looks attractive.

Brands I'd also recommend: joan&david, born, uggs

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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November 26, 2011

Kathleen

from Oregon

Very comfortable! I usually have problems getting the right size for my calves. These are perfect!

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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6 people found this review helpful  

November 24, 2011

Amy

from Virginia Beach, VA

Love the look but I tried on size 39 because I wear an 8 1/2 but they were too tight so I tried on size 40 but found them too big. I needed a size in between. By the way, for those with smaller or larger calves, Dillard's has a machine to punch additional holes in the buckle strap to accommodate those needs.

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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1 person found this review helpful  

November 18, 2011

Anonymous

from Issaquah,Washington

Finally cute boots that fits my 16½" calf, and I can tuck skinny jeans into! I will get the black as well. They are very comfortable boots. Thank you, Zappos!

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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5 people found this review helpful  

November 12, 2011

Jennifer S

from California

Yay, finally a pair of boots that zip up over my enormous calves! :) I'm 5'2 with 16.5 calves. This is the third pair of boots I tried and they fit perfectly! Very cute, nicely made, comfortable. Winner!

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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November 10, 2011

Christina

 

Simply put these boots thrill me. They look beautiful on. The leather is a fantastic deep rich brown, without being too dark. I am 5'7" and the boots hit a bit below my knee. The buckles adjust to make these the perfect boots if you have a larger calf and the perfect boot if you have an average calf. My only complaint is that they feel a bit stiff around the ankles, but I think that will shake itself out. And as always, Zappos' shipping was amazing.

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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November 7, 2011

Amy E

from Sikeston, MO

Perfect in every way! I have searched and searched for a beautiful wide calf boot and finally found it in this Ecco boot. I have a 17 calf and this fit fine thanks to the adjustable buckles. Not only stylish, they are also extremely comfortable. I was able to wear them a full day and evening right out of the box. Do not hesitate due to the price because you will have them for years to come!

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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November 6, 2011

Anonymous

from Indiana

Excellent boot! It was hard to find a boot that went around my calf, but this was just the ticket. It expands on the sides great and by ordering my regular size, it had plenty of room for my orthotics, but can only wear knee-highs till it stretches out a little, but that is okay--these are great boots!

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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November 6, 2011

Anonymous

 

These are super cute, but a full size too large. I normally wear a 9N, ordered 9-9½B and they were huge, and the calves way too large even with buckles adjusted tightly. That was too bad.

Overall Rated:4 stars!

Comfort Rated:4 stars!

Style Rated:4 stars!

 

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5 people found this review helpful  

November 5, 2011

Melissa

from Chicago, IL

These boots are just amazing. I had a hard time finding cute boots that fit my calves, and these are perfect! I don't have enormous calves -- 15" -- but most riding boots I tried were pretty snug. These are great, though they do knock against the back of my knees sometimes (I'm 5'2") when I walk up stairs, which I'm hoping will fade over time. The leather is super soft and these felt like perfectly broken in boots after the first wearing! I get so many compliments on them. They are definitely timeless, and worth every penny. I usually wear a size 8, and have a slightly wider foot. I ordered the 39 and they fit perfectly.

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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October 31, 2011

Anonymous

from NYC

A perfect pair of boots. I can't say enough about them! I have never been able to find a boot that fits my calf, I measure 17-18 inches. These do and after a couple of wearings they have stretched a little so that they are comfortably extended but not to the max. The foot bed is comfortable, I walk all over NYC and they cause me no pain, which is rare. No burning balls of feet with these. I love them. Good with dresses, good with pants and slightly dressy. Delighted I bought them.

Brands I'd also recommend: Clarks, La Canadienne

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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October 1, 2011

Amy

from Overland Park, KS

How do I love these boots? Let me count the ways. You know you have a great pair of boots when, literally, everyone who sees them comments on them. I eyed these boots for a long time and hemmed and hawed over paying full price, hoping I could find them for less elsewhere (I couldn't. They were always sold out). So I finally took the plunge and splurged, with my eyes closed on a Thursday evening. And Zap, there they were on my doorstep the next afternoon! Very impressive! And the boots are perfect in every way, from the fit to the color to the size heel. I adore these boots!

Brands I'd also recommend: Clarks, Indigo by Clarks, Rockport

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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September 28, 2011

Anonymous

from Columbus Ohio

These boots are wonderful! I was waiting for a cool day to wear them and yesterday provided it. I wore them all day (7 am until 10 pm) and my feet felt great (and I am on my feet a lot at work). I got lots of compliments on them too!

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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