let me count the ways. After months of searching (I first wrote about them back in October), I finally found these lace up miu miu boots on ebay in an IT 41. They arrived brand new last week in a slightly battered tan box, and I've barely taken them off since. Boots are my only real vice- better than drugs or alcohol I suppose- but similarly effective. They have provided a much appreciated [4"] lift in a hectic week. See them on the runway here.
Even my neighbour's cat was envious: