A woman will wear high heels over 51 years of her life
Height of fashion: Women's obsession with high heels, illustrated by Isla Fisher in Confessions Of A Shopaholic, starts at the age of 12 and does not diminish until they reach 63 A woman cheap oakley sunglasses
will wear high heels over 51 years of her life, according to a study which links stilettos to the female psyche. The average woman puts on her first pair at 12 and takes off her last at 63, oakley sunglasses cheap
when comfort begins to take precedence. She will start with a low cheap oakley sunglasses
one-inch heel and build up to a towering five inches by the age of 23, as she teeters into womanhood. There will be a small dip in the early 30s, when many women are running after young children. But the first real drop does not occur until the late 40s and early 50s, when the average heel falls cheap oakleys
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inches. Only old age and increasing frailty finally brings the enduring love affair to a reluctant end, sales figure show. Said Debenhams spokesman Ed Watson: 'Deciding to put away their high heels for the last time can have the same psychological impact upon women that retiring from work has upon men. 'It's an all too public admission that they are getting older, and so naturally many women want to postpone this evil day for as long as possible. The central role of high heels in a woman's psyche emerged during Debenhams continuing extensive research into the entire women's shoe market. It reveals that the heel height worn by women begins to rise in early teens, increasing rapidly from 2.5cm to a whopping 13.5 cms by the age of 23.