Ann Demeulemeester black tall boots with triple laces and low wooden heel (38.5) — fall 2008

Size: 38.5

Insole: 26 cm

Outer sole: 28 cm

Heel: 4 cm

Platform: 1 cm

Shaft height: 38 cm



100% leather



Tall black boots

Iconic triple lace boots

Three rows of xtra long laces

Wide laced part on the front, more narrow laced parts on the sides

Two panels with six rows of grommets along the shaft

Corset-style zig-zag lacing on the sides

Curved zipper closures on both sides of the boots

Low heel in striped wood

Almond toe

Reinforced heel patch

Pull tab at the back

Worn on the fall 2008 runway, close up details here


Condition: 4/5

Good condition, the boots have been lightly repolished



About Ann Demeulemeester

Ann Demeulemeester is a Belgian designer, graduating from the Royal Academy of fine arts in Antwerp.


In 1986, Ann Demeulemeester went to London during fashion week to showcase her collection together with fellow graduates Walter van Beirendonck, Dries Van Noten, Dirk Van Saene, Dirk Bikkembergs and Marina Yee.

From this point on, they would be known as the iconic ‘Antwerp Six’.


Ann Demeulemeester is known for her love of black. Her style draws influence from goth, punk, bohemian and Japanese subcultures.


Her collections are often described as dark, funerary, yet poetic and very emotional. In 2000 for example, she designed a collection from a sheer materials, embroidered with quote’s from Patti Smith’s ‘Woolgathering’.


Typical Ann Demeulemeester silhouettes are very elongated, decorated with feathers, chains. She is also known for her iconic heavy boots, her triple lace boots and the lace-up gladiator sandals being street style photographers’ favorites.


She left her brand in 2013, meaning that only vintage Ann Demeulemeester clothing is still designed be her.

Additional information

Weight 0.9 kg
Shoe size