Fitzwell Denver - Wide Calf Boot Reviews

29 reviews
total

Overall Rating:

17%Rated 5 stars

13%Rated 4 stars

21%Rated 3 stars

25%Rated 2 stars

25%Rated 1 stars

Customer Fit Survey:

86% "Felt true to size"

57% "Felt narrower than marked"

54% "Moderate arch support"

17 are "Favorable"

Most Helpful Favorable Review

Posted 8/17/11
Overall Rated:3 stars!
Comfort Rated:4 stars!
Style Rated:5 stars!

I ordered these boots because 1) they were marked "wide-calf” and 2) they are classy looking. When I tried them on, I was very disappointed that they did not fit in the calf as I had hoped. I have an 18" calf and these would only zip half way! I understand the description states the calf width is 17.5" but that is for a size 8...I ordered a size 9.5. Sadly, these will be going back. BUT overall, these shoes are absolutely gorgeous! The color reminds me of cognac...it's a reddish brown, not brown.

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12 are "Critical"

Most Helpful Critical Review

Posted 2/26/12
Overall Rated:2 stars!
Comfort Rated:5 stars!
Style Rated:5 stars!

Fell in love with this boot the look and the comfort! However, to date I have had the heel glued back on and the strap around the top came off so the value that I paid for the boots took me to the original price, such a disappointment!

Additional 24 Denver - Wide Calf Boot Fitzwell Reviews

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December 9, 2012

Anonymous

from Michigan

Great fit, liked how they looked but fell apart within the first 30 days, liked them so glued the heel back on but when I went to wear them this winter the zipper on one would not work. For once Zappos did not stand behind their product and suggested I contact Fizwell. In reading the other reviews I wonder why they are still selling this?

Overall Rated:1 stars!

Comfort Rated:1 stars!

Style Rated:1 stars!

 

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Fit Rating

Felt true to size

 

Runs Small

Runs Large

Moderate arch support

 

Poor Support

Great Support

Felt true to width

 

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide

 

November 25, 2012

Chelle W

from Kernersville, North Carolina

I am so happy I bought these boots. I have a wide foot and these are true to size and were very comfortable from the moment I put them on. I have worn them several times when I needed to do a lot of standing and walking all day on concrete flooring. I love that they are made for that yet still look great with a skirt. I am happy with the quality of the materials too. I needed new black boots this year and I had already order and returned 3 pair. I won't be returning these, I hope I can get some in brown too.

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Fit Rating

Felt true to size

 

Runs Small

Runs Large

Moderate arch support

 

Poor Support

Great Support

Felt true to width

 

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide

 

November 17, 2012

Megan

 

They are marked as "wide calf" but I could only zip the boots about half way. So disappointed.

Overall Rated:1 stars!

Comfort Rated:1 stars!

Style Rated:1 stars!

 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Fit Rating

Felt true to size

 

Runs Small

Runs Large

Moderate arch support

 

Poor Support

Great Support

Felt narrower than marked

 

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide

3 people found this review helpful  

February 26, 2012

Tammy A

from Zanesville Ohio

Fell in love with this boot the look and the comfort! However, to date I have had the heel glued back on and the strap around the top came off so the value that I paid for the boots took me to the original price, such a disappointment!

Overall Rated:2 stars!

Comfort Rated:2 stars!

Style Rated:2 stars!

 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Fit Rating

Felt true to size

 

Runs Small

Runs Large

Excellent arch support

 

Poor Support

Great Support

Felt true to width

 

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide

2 people found this review helpful  

February 22, 2012

Debi d

from sun prairie, wi

Fantastic! I love, love, love these boots. I have a genetic neuro-muscular disease and the width and overall shape of my feet made it almost impossible for me to find boots that fit and these fit like a glove! They are comfortable, stable and durable. Highly recommend these boots as well as purchasing from Zappos! Hands down best company I have every dealt with regarding online purchases. I ordered 6 pairs of boots before I found one that fit, returning was easy, convenient and worry free!

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Fit Rating

Felt true to size

 

Runs Small

Runs Large

Excellent arch support

 

Poor Support

Great Support

Felt true to width

 

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide

2 people found this review helpful  

January 27, 2012

Anonymous

 

Fit according to size,which allowed me to place my orthotic inserts into the boot, nice to find a boot that accommodates a full calf.

Overall Rated:4 stars!

Comfort Rated:4 stars!

Style Rated:4 stars!

 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Fit Rating

Felt true to size

 

Runs Small

Runs Large

No arch support

 

Poor Support

Great Support

Felt true to width

 

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide

2 people found this review helpful  

January 10, 2012

Ellie

from Bronx NY

I was hoping that these would live up to the positive reviews. I found them snug and they bunched at the ankle. They also felt narrow.

Overall Rated:4 stars!

Comfort Rated:4 stars!

Style Rated:4 stars!

 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Fit Rating

Felt true to size

 

Runs Small

Runs Large

Felt narrower than marked

 

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide

2 people found this review helpful  

January 2, 2012

Danielle F

from Laurel, Maryland

I was concerned when I first put these on that the wide calf wasn't wide enough for my leg, but don't worry! It stretches out as you wear them and you don't get gaps around your leg from it being too loose. The boot is very attractive and versatile -- good for casual and work attire.

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Fit Rating

Felt true to size

 

Runs Small

Runs Large

Moderate arch support

 

Poor Support

Great Support

2 people found this review helpful  

December 19, 2011

LB

from New Haven, CT

These boots are beautiful! The foot size seemed true however they were very narrow in the calf. I could barely zip them up over thin jeans. Once I was able to get them on, they did look gorgeous, but I will be sending them back. I wonder if I might have been sent the regular calf version of the boot.

Overall Rated:1 stars!

Comfort Rated:1 stars!

Style Rated:1 stars!

 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Fit Rating

Felt true to size

 

Runs Small

Runs Large

Moderate arch support

 

Poor Support

Great Support

Felt narrower than marked

 

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide

2 people found this review helpful  

December 19, 2011

Anonymous

 

I love these. I pretty much haven't taken them off since they arrived. I did need to add gel insoles for support (hence the 3-star review for comfort, but with the gels they're super comfortable), but I also have sensitive feet and back issues. I love these.

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Fit Rating

Felt true to size

 

Runs Small

Runs Large

No arch support

 

Poor Support

Great Support

Felt true to width

 

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide

2 people found this review helpful  

December 17, 2011

Heather H

from Indiana

These are cute. However they do not seem to be designed for human feet. They are narrow, stiff, and do not provide any arch support.

Brands I'd also recommend: Footprints

Overall Rated:1 stars!

Comfort Rated:1 stars!

Style Rated:1 stars!

 

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Fit Rating

Felt a half size smaller than marked

 

Runs Small

Runs Large

No arch support

 

Poor Support

Great Support

Felt narrower than marked

 

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide

2 people found this review helpful  

December 7, 2011

Anonymous

 

The shaft is not what I would consider wide. I do not think it is even really 17.5 inches. Wish they would have fit had to return them.

Overall Rated:3 stars!

Comfort Rated:3 stars!

Style Rated:3 stars!

 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Fit Rating

Felt a full size smaller than marked

 

Runs Small

Runs Large

No arch support

 

Poor Support

Great Support

Felt narrower than marked

 

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide

2 people found this review helpful  

November 30, 2011

Anonymous

from New Orleans, LA

I ordered these because I haven't been able to find nice looking wide-calf boots anywhere that I can wear over my jeans. I got them, they're reasonably pretty - definitely don't look like super high quality leather, but good enough. The foot is a bit narrow, and the calf was just barely wide enough for me to zip it up, so back they go.

Overall Rated:3 stars!

Comfort Rated:3 stars!

Style Rated:3 stars!

 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Fit Rating

Felt true to size

 

Runs Small

Runs Large

Moderate arch support

 

Poor Support

Great Support

Felt narrower than marked

 

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide

2 people found this review helpful  

November 29, 2011

Amanda D

from Indiana

I agree completely with the reviews that mention that these do not have a wide calf. It took me a few weeks just to break them in to the point where I could zip them all the way up. I wore them out less them 10 times before the sole of the toe on one boot and the sole of the heel on the other completely detached from the boot itself. Not so fun when that happens on a rainy day!I am getting a refund for these boots! I wouldn't recommended these because they are clearly poorly made, although they are really cute and look great.

Overall Rated:3 stars!

Comfort Rated:3 stars!

Style Rated:3 stars!

 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Fit Rating

Felt true to size

 

Runs Small

Runs Large

No arch support

 

Poor Support

Great Support

Felt true to width

 

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide

2 people found this review helpful  

November 25, 2011

Anonymous

from New York

When the boots arrived, I was so happy because they fit my wide feet and my wide calves! They looked great and felt great. Now, two months later, the soles have come off. I wish I had read the posted reviews before I bought these. They are not made well. The look and feel are great, but they are made poorly.

Overall Rated:2 stars!

Comfort Rated:2 stars!

Style Rated:2 stars!

 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Fit Rating

Felt true to size

 

Runs Small

Runs Large

Moderate arch support

 

Poor Support

Great Support

Felt true to width

 

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide

2 people found this review helpful  

November 10, 2011

Pamela a

from United States

I should have listened to the other reviewers. These looked cheap and while they were wide calf I couldn't even zip them up. I am not sure why these are so narrow. I have another pair of fitzwell boots and they fit well.

Overall Rated:1 stars!

Comfort Rated:1 stars!

Style Rated:1 stars!

 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Fit Rating

Felt true to size

 

Runs Small

Runs Large

Felt narrower than marked

 

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide

2 people found this review helpful  

November 7, 2011

Anonymous

 

I received these boots in the mail on a Thursday. By Sunday the sole on one of them had come off and the heel was dangling off. After having them for a couple days, I was so disappointed since they are really cute and fit well. Thanks, Zappos, for letting me return them without any questions asked. That's awesome customer service.

Overall Rated:2 stars!

Comfort Rated:2 stars!

Style Rated:2 stars!

 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Fit Rating

Felt true to size

 

Runs Small

Runs Large

Excellent arch support

 

Poor Support

Great Support

Felt narrower than marked

 

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide

2 people found this review helpful  

October 23, 2011

Anonymous

from Ben Wheeler, TX

These boots are comfortable and very stylish. The manufacturing quality is average. But they aren't expensive so I didn't expect great quality. Overall, I'm glad I purchased them. Very cute.

Overall Rated:4 stars!

Comfort Rated:4 stars!

Style Rated:4 stars!

 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Fit Rating

Felt true to size

 

Runs Small

Runs Large

No arch support

 

Poor Support

Great Support

Felt narrower than marked

 

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide

2 people found this review helpful  

October 7, 2011

Savannah W

from Chicago, IL

I got the shoe in the mail and I was surprised because the leather is much cheaper than it looks in the video. But I digress. A month later, after two wears, the sole comes off. Not a good quality shoe, save your money and buy a shoe that will last.

Overall Rated:2 stars!

Comfort Rated:2 stars!

Style Rated:2 stars!

 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Fit Rating

Felt true to size

 

Runs Small

Runs Large

Moderate arch support

 

Poor Support

Great Support

Felt true to width

 

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide

5 people found this review helpful  

September 24, 2011

Margaret M

from New York, NY

These runs quite small and narrow. I usually wear a 9½ or 10 Medium shoe so I got a 10 Wide in these figuring I could wear socks, but they just about fit. I do not think I could wear anything thicker than pantyhose or tights in them, especially in the heel. The wide calf is OK. I have room to tuck jeans into the boots. These boots are man made materials and sure look it. The price is high for the plastic-y look that they have.

Overall Rated:3 stars!

Comfort Rated:3 stars!

Style Rated:3 stars!

 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Fit Rating

Felt a half size smaller than marked

 

Runs Small

Runs Large

Moderate arch support

 

Poor Support

Great Support

Felt narrower than marked

 

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide

2 people found this review helpful  

August 31, 2011

Anonymous

from Minnesota

Beware wide-calf ladies, these are not wide calf! My calves measure between 17½ to 18 inches, and these would not zip. The foot is extremely narrow as well. Aside from that, they are extremely cute boots, and seem to be well made. I really wish they had worked out.

Overall Rated:2 stars!

Comfort Rated:2 stars!

Style Rated:2 stars!

 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Fit Rating

Felt true to size

 

Runs Small

Runs Large

Moderate arch support

 

Poor Support

Great Support

Felt narrower than marked

 

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide

2 people found this review helpful  

August 25, 2011

Janine A

 

This boot is listed as wide calf. My calf is a size 16 and these boots didn't fit. This boot is also very narrow. I wear a size 7 and ordered an 8 . The boots were snug.

Overall Rated:1 stars!

Comfort Rated:1 stars!

Style Rated:1 stars!

 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Fit Rating

Felt a full size smaller than marked

 

Runs Small

Runs Large

No arch support

 

Poor Support

Great Support

Felt narrower than marked

 

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide

3 people found this review helpful  

August 23, 2011

Anonymous

 

I was disappointed with these boots Like the other reviewer, I had hoped that these "wide calf" boots would work...but they are definitely not "wide". I have a 17.5" calf and could not zip the boots even halfway, and the zipper is very plastic and cheap feeling. So sad that these boots didn't work out!

Overall Rated:2 stars!

Comfort Rated:2 stars!

Style Rated:2 stars!

 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Fit Rating

Felt narrower than marked

 

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide

6 people found this review helpful  

August 17, 2011

L.S.

from Virginia

I ordered these boots because 1) they were marked "wide-calf” and 2) they are classy looking. When I tried them on, I was very disappointed that they did not fit in the calf as I had hoped. I have an 18" calf and these would only zip half way! I understand the description states the calf width is 17.5" but that is for a size 8...I ordered a size 9.5. Sadly, these will be going back. BUT overall, these shoes are absolutely gorgeous! The color reminds me of cognac...it's a reddish brown, not brown.

Overall Rated:3 stars!

Comfort Rated:3 stars!

Style Rated:3 stars!

 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Fit Rating

Felt true to size

 

Runs Small

Runs Large

Moderate arch support

 

Poor Support

Great Support

Felt true to width

 

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide