Cheryl Cole, Miley Cyrus, and Helen Mirren suffer the curse of the cankles


Cheryl Cole, Miley Cyrus, and Helen Mirren suffer the curse of the cankles

As Cheryl Cole reveals hers, a fellow sufferer bemoans the curse of the cankles

12:15 PM on 25th May 2011

The cankle debate: Cheryl Cole showing off her pins, and cankles, in Chicago during US X Factor auditions

The cankle debate: Cheryl Cole showing off her pins, and cankles, in Chicago during US X Factor auditions

The perfect pose: Cheryl bends her knee slightly in her wedge heels to try to elongate the calf down towards her footThe perfect pose: Cheryl bends her knee slightly in her wedge heels to try to elongate the calf down towards her foot

The perfect pose: Cheryl bends her knee slightly in her wedge heels to try to elongate the calf down towards her foot

Cankles

Now you see them, now you donNow you see them, now you don

Now you see them, now you don”t: Cheryl has been hiding her cankles in various floor-length outfits such as the gown she wore in Cannes last week (right)

Other sufferers: Actress Mischa Barton at Cannes Film Festival last week in silver heelsMiley Cyrus in ankle boots in Rio de Janiero earlier this month

Other sufferers: Actress Mischa Barton (left) at Cannes Film Festival last week in silver heels and Miley Cyrus (right) hiding hers in ankle boots in Rio de Janiero earlier this month

Spot the cankles