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Sam Edelman Petty Reviews

391 reviews
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Overall Rating:

100%Rated 5 stars

0%Rated 4 stars

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Customer Fit Survey:

81% "Felt true to size"

81% "Felt true to width"

74% "Moderate arch support"

368 are "Favorable"

Most Helpful Favorable Review

Posted 5/30/12
Overall Rated:5 stars!
Comfort Rated:5 stars!
Style Rated:5 stars!

These booties are amazing. I have worn my Putty colored ones so much that I recently ordered the Black too. The shaft and heel height on these are so flattering. I love the wooden sole because it allows the bootie to transition easily from season to season. I wore my Putty colored ones in the middle of Netherlands winter with jeans & heavy jacket and then Australia's end of Summer with minidresses and cutoffs. I typically wear an 8 in boots, but got these in a 7.5 - they felt a bit snug at first, even with my very narrow/flat foot, but have broken in beautifully (and quickly!). I'm not sure I would suggest those with a wider foot to size down. Bonus: the more worn-in they get, the better they look.

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23 are "Critical"

Most Helpful Critical Review

Posted 1/6/12
Overall Rated:2 stars!
Comfort Rated:1 stars!
Style Rated:5 stars!

Really hard soles, bottom of shoes look really cheaply made. Huge bummer because I love the style and the color and the heel height. Looked great on. But cannot do that to my feet.

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2 people found this review helpful  

January 12, 2012

Anonymous

from Sparks, Nevada

Extremely comfortable right out of the box. Nice low heel and great with jeans or slacks. I have both the black and tan.

Brands I'd also recommend: UGG, Teva, Born, Keen

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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January 12, 2012

Anonymous

from Boston, MA

My new favorite boot. Not too high of a heel. I can wear them to the park with my 2 year old, and out to dinner with my husband. I'm an 8-8.5, and the 8 fit perfectly. I also have a thin foot and feel that a thick sock would be uncomfortable and so I'll say these run slightly narrow for a medium width.

Brands I'd also recommend: DV, Clarks, Dansko, Vans

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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January 8, 2012

Lauren K

from Brooklyn, NY

These are the best shoes I have ever owned. I got them in early fall and kept them in the box for a week, until I decided I liked them. (I thought they wouldn't look good on my legs.) These have turned into my go-to shoe. I have worn them every day for the last two months. They never needed any breaking in and still look pretty new after so much wear. The heel is a little beat up and chipping, but I tend to shuffle my feet when I'm walking and I do a lot of walking since I live in NYC. I'm debating getting another pair in black, or possibly the putty suede. I love this shoe!

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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2 people found this review helpful  

January 4, 2012

Vaughn

 

Bought these for my daughter-in-law. She loves them and they look great. As in other reviews, they are a bit loose at the heel. Otherwise, they're lovely and she's thrilled. I also noticed how difficult it is to find fashionable and reasonably low heels; heel height seems to be stratospheric these days.

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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January 1, 2012

Ayesha S

from New York, New York

I have thin narrow feet and usually wear a 7 or 7½. Since these boots run large and because I wanted to wear them mainly with dresses and tights, I took a chance and ordered a 6½. I am glad that I did! Breaking them in for the first week was a little painful, but the suede has loosened up a lot, and now they fit perfectly. Had I ordered a 7, I worry they would have been way too large after stretching out. They look adorable with anything, and have held up well to all of the walking I do in New York City so far. I love these boots!

Brands I'd also recommend: dolce vita, steven by steve madden

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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2 people found this review helpful  

December 24, 2011

Anonymous

from SC

Love these boots! I ordered my true size & it is very comfortable. Walk around for a few minutes for the toe area to adjust to your foot. I got them in black, then decided to get the moss green - read a review that it was more brown but it's not - it is a great color though. I'm thinking about the putty. Can wear these with anything! I did spray them with Scotchgard. Order them before they're gone - Zappos sent them in 24 hours!

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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December 19, 2011

Anonymous

from St Louis, MO

Great boots! Color is a great neutral dark taupe and fit true to size! I cant say enough about Zappos service fast and so easy!

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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December 12, 2011

Tracy T

from Chicago

I mistakenly ordered a half size UP based on these reviews, and it's way too big. And I do not have a narrow foot...so it's not the width that is causing the large size issue. Order your exact size, is my advice. Cute shoe.

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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December 5, 2011

Anonymous

from Elk Grove, CA

These are my first pair of Sam Edelman's and I have to say that the quality is very good. The shoe fits true to size but a little tight in the width. I figure since they are suede they will stretch a bit. The style was what I was looking for along with a comfortable heel.

Brands I'd also recommend: Lucky Brand

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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November 29, 2011

Anonymous

from Seattle, WA

This is a very nice flat, comfy bootie. It's well made and looks good with skirts or pants. There's not a lot of padding in the shoe, but because of the low heel, it's still very comfy.

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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November 21, 2011

Nancy

from California & Colorado

This is a great boot, great price, love it. I finally found my size at Zappos, and it came fast and in perfect condition!

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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November 20, 2011

Anonymous

from United States

Love these boots! They were a little narrow at first but I used a shoe stretcher for the widest part of my foot and was comfortable even after a long day at work on the first wear. The heel height is just right, and it looks great with tights, skinny jeans or pants. I think I might get them in putty as well (I bought the black).

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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November 16, 2011

Anonymous

 

I am a true 6.5 and felt that these were almost a half size too big. Also, there is footbed is very flat and with no padding. I never put insoles in my shoes, but put them in these boots. Once the insoles were in, the boots fit perfect to a 6.5 with socks. My feet are not narrow, nor wide, and did not have any issues with width of the boot.

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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November 13, 2011

Anonymous

from San Francisco

Very comfortable, perfect heel height. The suede is nice too. I have a high arch and but did not have an issue with these. Good support. Zero break-in. I'll probably order the same shoe in other colors. Look great with a skirt, slacks or jeans.

Brands I'd also recommend: Ann Taylor, Geox, Kenneth Cole reaction

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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November 8, 2011

Anonymous

 

I really love these boots. They were a bit more expensive than I was looking for but were totally worth it for both comfort and style. I got the moss color and it is in between green and brown. I think the picture looks a bit more brown than they really are in person. After reading reviews I ordered a size 8 (I am usually between an 8 and 8 1/2). Also I have a narrow foot and saw reviews that said they ran a bit narrow. That is true and therefore these fit me great with socks. The first day I wore them I had them on all day and they were extremely comfortable. Look great with skinny jeans and boot cut. Very happy!

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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November 1, 2011

Nancy

from New Jersey

These are beautiful! I ordered my size 8 and they are too tight even without socks, so I am returning them but ordering the 8 1/2. Love the moss green which is more like a dark taupe and is rich looking.

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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October 31, 2011

Anonymous

from Raleigh,NC

I bought these in black, and really like the way they look. They run true to size lengthwise, but are a bit narrow. After the first day wearing them, however, they stretched out just enough.

Brands I'd also recommend: Stuart Weitzman, Donald Pliner, Cole Haan

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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October 31, 2011

Anonymous

from Columbia, MD

These boots are beautiful. I purchased them on a whim. So comfy right out of the box, true to size in my opinion (I wear an 8). I purchased the olive green and it is a really rich color I'd say with a brownish hint to it. Goes with everything! I haven't worn them with a skirt yet but I know it will look super cute. Get em, you'll be glad you did. Oh, did I mention fantastic with skinnies and also for work with slacks.

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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2 people found this review helpful  

October 30, 2011

MEG W

 

These are great shoes! They are pretty comfortable and i did not get blisters after walking in them for a full day.

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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October 25, 2011

Anonymous

from Columbia, MO

Very stylish, well made boot with good heel height. Looks great with skirts or pants. True to size.

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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October 20, 2011

Anonymous

from New Jersey

I forgot to say that I got them a half size larger than usual so I can wear them with thick socks, which was the right move. I think they are true to size, though. They feel like a 7 instead of my usual 6.5. I do think these may be a bit narrow in the middle of the shoe, but not extremely narrow.

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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October 3, 2011

Chris G

from Santa Clarita, CA

I got these in my normal size 8 1/2 and they are a perfect fit worn with a thin to medium sock. They are comfortable right out of the box and they are a great quality. Another wonderful shoe by Sam Edelman!

Brands I'd also recommend: Dolce Vita, Steve Madden

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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September 28, 2011

Aubrey B

from Destin, FL

These are too cute for words! These are my favorite buy so far this season. I saw them in a magazine and finally found them at Zappos. They feel great and look great!

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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September 22, 2011

Anonymous

from Toledo Ohio

I haven't actually worn them out yet because it's still been too warm, but they fit fine and seemed comfortable enough in my house. They are incredibly cute in person and that was confirmed by my husband's eye roll when he saw them.

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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September 18, 2011

Deborah K

from Leawood, Kansas

These shoes are true to size, very fashionable and comfortable brand new. No breaking in required.

Overall Rated:5 stars!

Comfort Rated:5 stars!

Style Rated:5 stars!

 

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