REGISTER NOW: IHG launches a mini-Accelerate promotion for September to December

IHG Rewards Club, the scheme covering InterContinental, Holiday Inn, Crowne Plaza etc, has launched its new Autumn promotion. It is fundamentally a slimmed-down version of the long-running Accelerate offer, although it is being described as a ‘double points’ promotion with extra targets.  Perhaps they thought […]

BREAKING: British Airways admits massive customer data breach including the theft of credit card details

The following press release just turned up from British Airways, for your information: BRITISH AIRWAYS: THEFT OF CUSTOMER DATA September 06, 2018 “British Airways is investigating, as a matter of urgency, the theft of customer data from its website, and the airline’s mobile app. […]

What are the best credit card sign-up deals for September? – plus a news round-up

It is time for our regular round up of what is coming and what is going in the world of UK airline and hotel credit card sign-up deals. Our directory of the 16 main UK travel credit cards can be found by clicking the ‘Credit Cards’ […]

BA bits: £1150 Club World to Cape Town, Muscat suspended, Phoenix reduced

British Airways news in brief: £1,150 Club World fares to Cape Town Via Flyertalk, British Airways is running special deals to Cape Town and Johannesburg from several European cities. The best deals are from Amsterdam.  Cape Town is £1,155 return and Johannesburg £1,227. See the […]

20 Arsenal games now bookable with Emirates miles or Amex points – from just 5000 miles!

Slightly later than usual, Emirates Skywards loaded the full 2018/9 schedule of Arsenal FC tickets onto its website on Wednesday morning. You can redeem via the Skywards website here. (They also have tickets for AC Milan, SL Benfica, Real Madrid, Hamburger and Paris Saint-Germain, but […]

The best Upper Class and Premium deals in the Virgin Atlantic September promo

Virgin Atlantic has launched a September promotion, competing directly with the British Airways sale. We have done two lengthy article in recent days on the BA sale.  First Class and Club World deals are covered here.  Premium Economy deals are covered here.  You can find […]

Bits: 15% off hotel bookings using Avios (targeted, worth it?), big Avios / Economist bonus back

News in brief: 15% discount on hotel and car hire bookings with Avios – worth it? British Airways Executive Club has emailed some, not all, members with a special deal.  Until 30th September, you can book a hotel or car with your Avios and save […]

Bits: HfP discount at Ski Solutions, good Oman Air deals from Paris inc Maldives, Etihad UK sale

News in brief: HfP exclusive discount at Ski Solutions If you are reading our articles via desktop or receive the daily emails, you will have noticed advertising this week for Ski Solutions.  Run by a regular HfP reader, this is a ski holiday company with 30 […]

My review of the Virgin Atlantic Clubhouse lounge at Heathrow

This is my mini review of the Virgin Atlantic Clubhouse lounge at London Heathrow Terminal 3. I have a confession to make. To this day I’ve never flown with Virgin Atlantic and the only Clubhouse I’d ever visited before was the Arrivals Lounge at Terminal […]

Bits: 2000 Lufthansa miles with Accor, free Fast Track at Stansted, 10 Miles & More miles per £1 with Blacklane

News in brief: Get 2,000 bonus Miles & More miles with an Accor hotel booking Miles & More is running a lot of special deals this month as part of its 25th birthday celebrations. Nothing is going to top the current Hilton offer, which offers […]

What are the best World Traveller Plus deals in the BA sale – and how to upgrade them?

On Friday we looked at the best Business and First Class deals in the new British Airways sale.  That article is here. Today I wanted to take a look at some of the deals in World Traveller Plus (Premium Economy). You can see what is […]

Bits: Luxury Travel Diary auctions closing soon, see NFL at Wembley with Marriott, free Manchester Fast Track

News in brief: Luxury Travel Diary auctions ending soon The Luxury Travel Diary site dropped us a line about a new wave of its travel auctions that are closing within the next 48 hours. Most of the items offered tend to go for far less than the […]

Interesting HFP articles you might have missed whilst on holiday – and reviews coming up

For most of us, today will be the first full week back at the work – or at the least the first week with all of your colleagues around – for some time. If you found sitting on a beach more interesting than reading Head […]

How to earn Avios when flying United Airlines – at higher rates than BA for Economy

As there are four separate Avios airline schemes* – British Airways Executive Club, Iberia Plus, Aer Lingus AerClub and Vueling Club – which each have their own partners, you would expect some oddities to turn up. This is one of the biggest ones.  Bizarrely, Aer […]

Review of the American Express Lounge at Universal Studios Hollywood!

This is our review of the American Express lounge at Universal Studios Hollywood. Yes, you learn something new every day!  It turns that American Express has its own lounge inside the Universal Studios theme park in Hollywood.   There is a similar lounge at the Universal […]

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50% bonus on Heathrow Rewards transfers to Emirates Skywards – sign-up promo worth 4,500 miles

Heathrow Rewards, the loyalty scheme for shopping at Heathrow, has launched a 50% bonus on transfers to Emirates Skywards. The offer is clearly flagged on the Heathrow Rewards site when you log in.  This offer ONLY applies to Emirates Skywards and does not apply to: […]

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Up Shearling Beige Width Tan 43686 7 Light Wide 6 Deadstock Sides Size Fall Extra 1960s Suede Faux Lining Boots Lace Taupe W ZHPzqp Up Shearling Beige Width Tan 43686 7 Light Wide 6 Deadstock Sides Size Fall Extra 1960s Suede Faux Lining Boots Lace Taupe W ZHPzqp Up Shearling Beige Width Tan 43686 7 Light Wide 6 Deadstock Sides Size Fall Extra 1960s Suede Faux Lining Boots Lace Taupe W ZHPzqp Up Shearling Beige Width Tan 43686 7 Light Wide 6 Deadstock Sides Size Fall Extra 1960s Suede Faux Lining Boots Lace Taupe W ZHPzqp Up Shearling Beige Width Tan 43686 7 Light Wide 6 Deadstock Sides Size Fall Extra 1960s Suede Faux Lining Boots Lace Taupe W ZHPzqp
Chic meets rugged in these beautiful soft suede boots! They're in terrific materials, fluffy faux fur edges and hipster lace-up, unfortunately a bit faded but very wearable (see Condition Detail below). The soles are good quality rubber with a jagged tread and 1.25-inch heel height. Never worn from late 1960s deadstock. The original shoebox showed a 60s price of $89.99 - that's over $600 in today's dollars!

Ladies' Shoe Size

7 EW (extra wide width)


Ball of Foot Width 3 1/8, Toe to Heel 10 (measurements taken on *outside* of shoe), Height 13, Inner Calf Circumference 15 1/8 Inches




'' Hush Puppies . . . 7 EW . . . " on inner label; soles are stamped " Hush / Puppies "


Pale tan suede with a supple, soft grain; matching faux fur lining; brass grommets; mocha brown cotton twill laces; mushroom gray rubber sole


Synthetic zipper to inner calf



Condition Detail

Unworn, a few imprints to the toes, the fronts of both shanks have creamy fading that is a gradual color change, hard to notice when worn

Washing Instructions

Clean with suede-specific products if needed

*for this particular item, measurements are taken along outsole

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