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Has anyone ordered shoes online?

I have a 7N foot and cannot find one store in my area that sells narrow shoes! I have wondered about shopping online, but it seems like such a pain. How am I supposed to know what size fits? Shoes are like any other article of clothing - one size, in the same brand even, does not fit the same as the same size in a different shoe. So I am afraid of having to go back and forth to the post office to return and reorder, etc. Is it worth the trouble? And what online stores are best?

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Asked by PSMother at 6:26 PM on Jun. 6, 2009 in Shopping

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    Answer by 2mothershelpers at 6:32 PM on Jun. 6, 2009

  • Check out They have tons of shoes to choose from. When you find a shoe you like it will give you the opinions of other people who have bought the shoes. Along with that they'll tell you if they thought it was a true "7" or if it felt smaller or larger. They have free shipping both ways. It's really easy to return things. Good luck!

    Answer by sadira29 at 6:40 PM on Jun. 6, 2009

  • is AMAZING!!! we have ordered probably a hundred times and they are great!!

    Answer by Mamakat90 at 6:51 PM on Jun. 6, 2009

  • Zappos is good, and I like too. It can be a hassle if you don't know the exact size you wear in the particular brand you want, but most reputable sites have free shipping both ways (if you have to return) because they understand that if they didn't do that, they'd have a hard time convincing folks to order shoes online!

    Answer by vicesix at 7:24 PM on Jun. 6, 2009

  • I am going to try Zappos- I'd never heard of it.
    To respond to your question, I ordered a couple pairs of shoes through One pair was fine, but one pair smelled so heavily of mildew that I had to wrap it up and send it back. Yuck.

    Answer by Bmat at 4:03 PM on Jun. 7, 2009

  • Go to either Nordstrom or Online I am and extra narrow and have found them both to have plenty. Online shoes is always free shipping and free exchanges, best prices too.

    Answer by luvschocolate at 8:18 PM on Jun. 7, 2009

  • is a great site to buy shoes from. Free returns and exchanges too.

    Answer by Trajik003 at 12:37 PM on Jun. 8, 2009

  • Here are some affordable shoe sites with free shipping & return , cash back rebate ,discount code,   large 8.5% cashback  7.5% cashback


    Answer by savingjmom at 3:49 PM on Jun. 9, 2009

  • NORDSTROM.COM! And if they don't fit, returning them is free. GREAT selection of all sizes, and they have good sales and clearance too.

    Answer by toomanypoodles at 7:25 AM on Jun. 16, 2009

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