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Heels with small seats
The trend for heels with small seats seems set to continue, but their use can increase the risk of premature detachment in wear.
Some high heeled shoes and boots incorporate heels with small seats that are set back on the shoe. This type of heel is also sometimes used on platform styles. The resultant additional height can further increase strains on the backpart construction, which are inherent with this type of heel.
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