They may look like a recipe for blisters, but high-backed heels are here to stay this season - whether they're accompanied by a statement ankle-strap or just sticking out up there on their own. It's a look that's been embraced by Alexander McQueen, Valentino and many more big fashion names, and now the high street is starting to pick it up as well. We've selected a few high-backed shoe styles that epitomise the trend:

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