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When researching boots for my handy (er, footy?) fall shoe shopping guide, I came across this pair that stopped me in my tracks. Available exclusively at Chicago's City Soles (and online for all you non-Chicagoans) these luxe, peppy booties are handmade in Mexico from soft, supple leathers. They also have a hidden platform to give your legs a flattering lift.
And to give your spirit a lift, each pair has a pair of tied-on worry dolls meant to to fend off bad spirits and provide a safe passage through life. Heart and sole. I'm sold.
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