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how many pairs of boots do you own?

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Vi8 Wed 21-Sep-11 18:11:56

I've just got a new black pair from Clarks, knee high and medium heel, to replace my similar ones from 6 years ago... I also have some brown ones from last year, a pair of sheepskin ones and two pairs of oldish shorter ones. The problem is I can't bring myself to throw any away...

MirandaWest Wed 21-Sep-11 18:14:56

I have one pair smile

homeaway Wed 21-Sep-11 18:15:48

Too many to say, but in my defence i have had them a lot of them for a long time. smile

Vi8 Wed 21-Sep-11 18:20:56

That's what I mean... my very old pair needs re-heeling and the leather has lost its shape a bit.... it's time to say goodbye, isn't it?

bibbitybobbityhat Wed 21-Sep-11 18:22:11

1 pair of ankle boots. They are lovely, from Russell & Bromley. No other boots due to big calves sad.

doglover Wed 21-Sep-11 19:09:21

2 pairs of Fitflop Supertone tall boots (olive and black) plus 2 pairs of Fitflop Supertone short boots (tan and black). I 'discovered' them to help my bad back and feet (plantar fasciitis) and now rarely wear anything else!!

ameliagrey Wed 21-Sep-11 19:11:52

Too many. I have very narrow feet so spend the whole winter in boots with inner soles and thick socks.

I have 4 pairs.

3 from Duo- a black suede kitten heel pair that are for "best" and I adore.

A black riding boot style with buckles.
A brown retro pair - flat - for tucking jeans into.

Jones Bootmaker- calf high tan biker boots which i wear under or over jeans etc.

I am a sucker for boots.

gregssausageroll Wed 21-Sep-11 19:18:04

ok, here goes

2 x uggs
1 x fit flop boots
2 x black high heeled boots (next and nine west)
1 x brown high heeled boots (nine west - same as black)
1 x suede wedge boots (dune - silly buy and won't wear)
1 x grey suede mid length boots (clarks - fab from this year)
2 x black ankle boots (clarks)
1 x wellies (hunters)
1 x dubarry boots (dubarry)
1 x biker boots (next)
1 x brown ankle boots (clarks)
1 x brown suede type knee highs (next)

Which reminds me I need to sell some because I hardly wear some of them and they are impulse buys

Ridiculous.

AandK Wed 21-Sep-11 19:23:50

bibbitybobbityhat

Marisota Oxendales do very wide calf fit boots (many come in 3 calf fittings) smile

I own snow boots, wellies, knee high black boots, knee high brown boots ankle brown boots and 1 pair of Uggs which I hardly wear since I saw a chav on jezzer wearing them grin

Mumelie Wed 21-Sep-11 19:30:31

oh dear, boots are my weakness!
i have 3 pairs of cowboy boots, 3 pairs of dressy boots, 2 pairs formal boots, 2 pairs riding style boots, 1 pair uggs, 1 pair beige suede mid calf, 1 pair black leather mid calf, 1 pair brown knee boots with lots of straps around, wellies of course! Just ordered another pair of casual brown boden boots and looking at ankle boots with a glint in my eye!

Vi8 Wed 21-Sep-11 19:33:59

I feel restrained now... thanks, when do you throw them out (if ever...)?

bucaneve Wed 21-Sep-11 19:37:31

2.

A black pair of biker boots and a beige faux-suede wintery pair I've had since school!

I would like a pair of flat ankle boots to wear with dresses and a pair of after-ski type things in case we have another cold winter.

HandMini Wed 21-Sep-11 19:41:06

ZERO! And I would love to buy some lovely smart(ish) but every day ones for the winter this year. I'm crap at shopping for shoes/boots, so any pointers for people's favourites would be great.

herbietea Wed 21-Sep-11 19:43:47

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DrNortherner Wed 21-Sep-11 19:49:24

1 x flat ankle boots in grey
2 x Bearpaws (Ugg looky likes)
1 x chunky heeled slouch type in black leather
1 x grey high heeled ankle boots with studs
1 x brown leather cowboy stylee
1 x brown wedge boots
1 x very high heelded black shiny fuck me boots
1 x wellies

bigTillyMint Wed 21-Sep-11 20:04:31

Only

2 pairs long black highish
1 pair long black flat
1 pair long brown highish
1 pair long brown flat ridingish
1 pair black ankle biker boots
1 new today pair brown ankle boots
1 pair wellies

I chucked a load out last spring, and vowed to not buy any more.....

Truffleshuffler Wed 21-Sep-11 20:10:37

4 pairs

1 x black ankle boots flat
1 x black ankle boots heeled
1 x black knee high boots (not worn in years)
1 x green wellies

Truffleshuffler Wed 21-Sep-11 20:11:20

I wear the first pair all the time. I love boots.

pink4ever Wed 21-Sep-11 20:17:42

1 pair of flat brown riding boots-faith
1 pair of black patent riding boots-zara but they are for the binsad
1 pair tan cowboy style-dune but never wear them
1 pair faux suede wedge heeled slouch boots-new look
1 pair brown sheepskin wedge heel knee boots-tesco. Cost £3 in the sale and still going strong 6 years later!
1 pair black leather mid heel knee boots-zara £10 in sale last year!
1 pair black faux suede ankle boots,high heeled-new look

AnyFucker Wed 21-Sep-11 20:18:39

two

one black

one brown

do you need any more ?

StellaAndFries Wed 21-Sep-11 20:25:22

1 pair of red patent dm's.

1 pair of chestnut (LoveFromAustralia) Uggs

1 pair of tan leather knee high chunky heels.

1 pair of black calf length biker boots.

1 pair of pink timberlands.

1 pair of raspberry crushed velvet baseball boots.

2 pairs of wellies.

2 pairs of uggs in transit.

blondassassin Wed 21-Sep-11 20:43:20

Here goes...

Ash brown leather wedge heel ankle boots (my 1 and only new season purchase)
Ugg Cargo choc brown leather knee length
Ugg Liberty charcoal knee length
Ugg Mayfaire in chestnut
Ugg Mayfaire in grey
Russell & Bromley ginger suede/leather knee length
Kurt Geiger beige suede biker
Kurt Geiger taupe leather ankle with fur cuff
Camper choc brown brogue style
Clarks Orinoco Tan suede chelsea boots
Ash gold high tops (are they boots, not really?!)
Ancient black suede 60s style from <whispers> Per Una about 10 years ago

Oh dear, that's 12 pairs blush. In my defence some are quite a few years old, and I do still wear them all...

blondassassin Wed 21-Sep-11 20:44:11

..oops, forgot grey Hunter wellies. Make that 13.

mirpuppet Wed 21-Sep-11 20:48:53

Ten -- I need to give some of the old ones away. I purchased 4 news ones for this autumn/winter. May return one pair.

CroissantNeuf Wed 21-Sep-11 20:49:27

5 pairs of leather calf/knee high ones (3 brown, 2 black)
1 pair wellies
1 pair walking boots

(and somewhere theres a very old pair of DMs from my student days)

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