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Our Fit Promise: Caroline

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We’re so enamored with Caroline. She’s a talented writer, ultra fashionable and charmingly nice. Caroline made a perfect fit model because she is beautifully tall (6 ft) with super narrow size 12 feet. She didn't even realize her boots weren't fitting until we outfitted her in a pair of Poppy Barley Classic Riding Boots.
First name: Caroline Occupation: Alberta Editor/FASHION Magazine, Columnist/Edmonton Journal, freelance style & travel writer Fit issue(s): Size 12, extremely narrow feet. I can only find footwear in a size 12 from one company in the city, and am still limited there due to width issues. "Large feet" does not necessarily mean "wide feet", but a general sizing chart seems to follow that model. Relationship to Poppy Barley: I know Kendall through the blogging/social media world and fashion industry. Boot Review: I am in love! I never knew what a real boot--or shoe--should look and feel like until I experienced made-to-measure. I'm usually swimming in off-the-rack boots, but make the purchase anyway out of necessity. As a result, the wear and tear happens quickly and I have to buy another pair with an average fit less than a year later. I believe expensive leather boots should last longer than that! And I imagine it's not very good from an orthotics standpoint either. Apart from the fact that my Poppy Barley's are made with top quality materials, and are a classic style that will never go out of fashion, they actually make my feet look smaller and seem to elongate the look of my legs because they neatly fit my calf. There's a snug curve to the arch and top of my foot and there is no excess leather at the ankle. They are quite elegant! From a fashion standpoint, it also feels pretty great to have a unique, custom design in my closet, just for me. It doesn't get more one-of-a-kind than that.

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The Harley Heeled Sandal Ankle Size Guide

How To Measure:
The Harley Heeled Sandal: Take a tape measure and wrap it around your foot, right below your ankle bone as that is where the strap will sit (see product imagery and fit video for a visual demonstration). This measurement is based on the last adjustment point on the strap.

Size Strap length will accommodate an ankle measurement up to the size below
5 26 cm
5.5 26.5 cm
6 27 cm
6.5 27 cm
7 27.5 cm
7.5 27.5 cm
8 28 cm
8.5 28 cm
9 28 cm
9.5 28.5 cm
10 28.5 cm
10.5 29 cm
11 29 cm
11.5 30 cm
12 30 cm

The Esther Heeled Sandal Ankle Size Guide

How to Measure:
The Esther Heeled Sandal: take a tape measure and wrap it around your ankle, above the ankle bone, as that is where the strap will sit (see product imagery and fit video for a visual demonstration). This measurement is based on the last adjustment point on the strap.

Size Strap length will accommodate an ankle measurement up to the size below
5 23 cm
5.5 23 cm
6 23 cm
6.5 23 cm
7 24 cm
7.5 24 cm
8 24.5 cm
8.5 24.5 cm
9 24.5 cm
9.5 25 cm
10 25 cm
10.5 25.5 cm
11 26 cm
11.5 26 cm
12 26 cm

Belt Sizes

Natural Waist Measurement Typical Jean Size Belt Size for High‑rise Pant Belt Size for Mid‑rise Pant Infinite Belt Size
23-25" 23/24 26" 28" 1
25-26" 25 28" 30" 1
26-27" 26 30" 32" 1
27-28" 27 30" 32" 1
28-29" 28 32" 34" 2
29-30" 29 32" 34" 2
30-31" 30 34" 36" 2
31-32" 31 34" 36" 2
32-33" 32 36" 38" 3
33-34" 33 36" 38" 3
34-35" 34 38” 40" 3
36-37" 36 38" 40" 3
38-39" 38 40" 42" 4
40-41" 40 40" 42" 4
42-43" 42 44" 46" 4
43-44" 43 44" 46" 5
44-45" 44 46" - 5

Sizing Note: For the most accurate fit, measure around your body where you plan to wear the belt. Choose the closest belt size to that measurement.

Belt Diagram Accent Belt and Complement BeltThe Accent Belt, The Polished Belt and The Complement Belt size measurements start from the beginning of the leather to the middle hole.

Belt Diagram Infinite BeltThe Infinite Belt size measurements cover the entire length of the leather.



Belt Measuring Guide

Belt Measuring Guide

A - High-rise style:

If you plan to wear your belt around your natural waistline, wrap a measuring tape around the narrowest part of your midsection. Then, add 3” to determine your high-rise belt size.

B - Mid-rise style:

If you plan to wear your belt lower than your natural waistline, you will require a dierent size. If you have a particular pair of bottoms you intend to wear your belt with, wrap a measuring tape through the belt loops while in a relaxed position.

When wearing your belt in your preferred style, it should fasten in the middle hole. The belt will relax with wear allowing you to cinch it tighter, as needed.

If you plan to wear the belt in both the high and mid-rise styles, you have two options:

  1. Select your high-rise style and fasten it more loosely when worn in the mid-rise style.
  2. Select your mid-rise style and fasten it more tightly when worn in the high-rise style.