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So, How Many Pairs of Shoes Do You Have

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Fimbo Fri 19-Aug-05 14:58:35

In relation to the on-going threads about shoes/handbags, how many pairs of shoes/bags do you have?

I have 25 pairs of shoes which I currently alternate between (including boots, trainers and flip flops/sandals).

I have 7 bags currently in "service".

sweetmonkey Fri 19-Aug-05 15:00:46

abuot 80 bags and 80 pairs of shoes (about 10 pairs that i havent even worn yet)

terrible really

nailpolish Fri 19-Aug-05 15:00:50



do you keep all your shoes in the boxes?

sweetmonkey Fri 19-Aug-05 15:02:06

not sure if that was for me or not, but i do keep them all in boxes.

am running out of room now though

dropinthe Fri 19-Aug-05 15:02:54

I only use about 4 pairs of shoes(all sandals/flip flops).

I use about 3 different bags.

None of them are very exciting.

MascaraOHara Fri 19-Aug-05 15:03:05

I am reducing my unworn shoes by starting to sell them on ebay.

Probably (very rough guess) around 30 pairs of shoes due to a recent clearout. Handbags I'm not sure but I only use about 8-10 of them in any case.

nailpolish Fri 19-Aug-05 15:03:57

ive come really close to buying shoes on ebay, but just not sure if could wear second hand shoes, prada or no prada

dropinthe Fri 19-Aug-05 15:04:41

What size are you MoH?

nailpolish Fri 19-Aug-05 15:04:45

that wasnt against you MOH , i think its a good idea

dropinthe Fri 19-Aug-05 15:05:49

I love anything second hand-an inbuilt thing left over from my childhood.I love others castoffs!

nailpolish Fri 19-Aug-05 15:06:11

so do i, but shoes?

dropinthe Fri 19-Aug-05 15:06:42

They have to be hardly worn with no hint of sweat stains etc etc

nailpolish Fri 19-Aug-05 15:07:34

thats why its so hard to buy them on ebay - you cant sniff them lol

dropinthe Fri 19-Aug-05 15:08:38

Okay!Okay! Point taken!

I read the descriptions VERY carefuly.

dropinthe Fri 19-Aug-05 15:08:38

Okay!Okay! Point taken!

I read the descriptions VERY carefuly.

jessicaandbumpsmummy Fri 19-Aug-05 15:09:46

Shoes.... 8 pairs MAX
Hanbags... 12-14 ish

SIL - over 100 pairs of shoes!!!!

hercules Fri 19-Aug-05 15:11:53

Probably 5 pairs of shoes and 3 handbags. I feel deprived now reading this thread! I never realised people had so many!

potty1 Fri 19-Aug-05 15:12:46

Not enough

MascaraOHara Fri 19-Aug-05 15:14:43

I've only sold unworn shoes on eBay and clothes (i'm new to eBay) I average a UK7

Blu Fri 19-Aug-05 15:21:13

I tend to wear one pair all summer (currently khaki birkies) and another pair all winter - usually Natural Shoe Store comfy boots.
And then have a posh pair for each season - currently a pair of Ted Baker kitten heels (can't walk in them), and DKNY boots. Only the Birkies were bought this year.

And flip flops.

kama Fri 19-Aug-05 15:22:50

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morningpaper Fri 19-Aug-05 15:23:49



I buy one pair of open-toed sandals each summer (usually Clark's children's because they are SOOO comfy and I'm a size 4).

I have a pair of winter boots which are now 7 years old and I still wear every day in the winter!!! (I get them repaired a lot!)

I have a pair of wellies for the garden.

kama Fri 19-Aug-05 15:24:40

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MaloryTowers Fri 19-Aug-05 15:27:18

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mememum Fri 19-Aug-05 15:36:46

85 pairs of shoes.
40 pairs of socks.
30 handbags.
25 purses.



I tried not to throw away a pair of shoes since I was 16(now 24). I always repair them as soon as they need it. I also used to be assistant manager at a shoe shop and at sock shop. So handy for the discount!
A friend of mine makes handbags so I buy the ones she makes for her college course.
I try to use them all!

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