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#1 ~iMum~

Posted 30 December 2012 - 04:19 PM

I threw out 16 pairs of shoes just before Christmas, leaving me with 29.

How many pairs of shoes do you have?



EFS.

Edited by whathousework?, 30 December 2012 - 04:20 PM.


#2 Silvergirl12

Posted 30 December 2012 - 04:22 PM

At least 50  ph34r.gif

I have lots of beautiful heels but they are very rarely worn these days. Can't bring myself to part with them though

#3 snuffles

Posted 30 December 2012 - 04:24 PM

I have three pairs.

Yep!  Three.


#4 toosenuf

Posted 30 December 2012 - 04:25 PM

6 or 7  i hate show shopping  bbaby.gif

#5 1&Twins

Posted 30 December 2012 - 04:25 PM

Approximately 20, I actually wear less than half!

#6 wilding

Posted 30 December 2012 - 04:27 PM

2. A pair of gym shoes and a pair of toms. I should really get a pair of sandals at some stage, but can't be bothered.

#7 namie

Posted 30 December 2012 - 04:29 PM

I'd have somewhere around 20-25 I think. That's simply going on memory of what is in my cupboard and in the shoe area downstairs. Half of them (flats for days with kids and heels for work) would get worn at some point each week. My poor runners don't get an outing ever and I have several pairs of gorgeous heels I don't get the opportunity to wear anymore.

#8 GamerMum

Posted 30 December 2012 - 04:31 PM

Around 10 I think. They all get worn a few times a month, depending on what's going on.

Most often it's sneakers for work and thongs at home though.

#9 Guest_Dinah_Harris_*

Posted 30 December 2012 - 04:31 PM

I have:Summer sandalsWinter flatsSneakersBlack high heelsRed wedges
That's it.

#10 Gudrun

Posted 30 December 2012 - 04:32 PM

I like shoes a lot and very rarely throw them out.   But OP, even though I can't be bothered counting them, I couldn't compete with you.  So I rarely buy them too, I suppose. I have shoes I bought in the 1960's.

#11 ~Kee~In~Hawaii~

Posted 30 December 2012 - 04:33 PM

I'm totally dobbing myself in here but I will admit to around 200. I am OBSESSED!

Out of curiosity I am now going to get them all out and count them. Part of me is a little scared that it will be more than what I think and I will have to admit that it's time for an intervention!

If I add up what I've spent on them too .... oh boy!  blink.gif

#12 71Cath

Posted 30 December 2012 - 04:34 PM

2...I have feet issues  sad.gif

#13 BadCat

Posted 30 December 2012 - 04:37 PM

Two.  If you count slippers.

Shoes suck.

#14 Feral Grey Mare

Posted 30 December 2012 - 04:37 PM

Thongs - 1 pair
Flats - 1 pair

Dressy sandals - 1 pair

Dog walking shoes - 1 pair

Horrendously uncomfortable unwearable heels - 2 pairs.

I have really wide size 11 feet so shoe shopping is a nightmare.

#15 Shadowess

Posted 30 December 2012 - 04:37 PM

7 that I wear regularly, another 5 that I only wear occasionally.



#16 ~Kee~In~Hawaii~

Posted 30 December 2012 - 04:40 PM

Ok, I did a quick count of the pairs in the smallest part of my wardrobes of shoes and in only 2 minutes I am already up to 67 pairs of shoes! There's 4 more sections of wardrobe to look through!  ohmy.gif Even I am horrified!

Old Grey Mare: I have size 11's too which makes it so hard to find shoes - hence why when I find them I cannot not buy them and I NEVER get rid of them. I also stock up on whole suitcases of shoes when I am in America because my size is so easy to find there in the most beautiful styles.


#17 Guest_Dinah_Harris_*

Posted 30 December 2012 - 04:42 PM

I have:Summer sandals
Winter flats
Sneakers
Black high heels
Red wedges
That's it.

#18 MintyBiscuit

Posted 30 December 2012 - 04:43 PM

Probably 20-30. A number of those are converse sneakers though - at last count I had about ten pairs. I also have three pairs of docs and two other pairs of boots. If we're talking heels, I have three pairs.

#19 PopsiclePeach

Posted 30 December 2012 - 04:46 PM

Ugg Boots x 1
Thongs x 1
Birkenstocks x 1
Heels x 6
Ballet flats x 6
Sandals/strappy low heeled shoes x 5
Knee high boots x 2
Ankle boots x 2
Mid calf boots x 1
Running shoes x 1
Casual sneakers x 2
Wedges x 3

Edited by PopsiclePeach, 30 December 2012 - 04:46 PM.


#20 ~chiquita~

Posted 30 December 2012 - 04:47 PM

About 20-25 I'm guessing, I couldn't be bothered counting them.

I'd like to buy more but I'm a size 5-5 1/2 and can rarely find anything that fits me without heading into the kids section. sad.gif

Edited by ~chiquita~, 30 December 2012 - 04:48 PM.


#21 nen-c

Posted 30 December 2012 - 04:52 PM


Ugg Boots x 1
Thongs x 2
Heels x 1
converse x 1
Sandals x 1
Long winter boots x 1
Running shoes x 1
Riding boots x 2
Gumboots x 1


#22 *melrose*

Posted 30 December 2012 - 04:53 PM

I have around 5-7

#23 NotBitzerMaloney

Posted 30 December 2012 - 04:55 PM

45 including thongs and ugg boots, after a significant clean out of unworn and uncomfortable high heels recently.
28 handbags which is more of a problem



#24 greatwon2

Posted 30 December 2012 - 04:59 PM

a pair of sand shoes , a pair of crocs and a pair of slippers

i hate shoes so only ever have the bear essentials lol

#25 Camizebra

Posted 30 December 2012 - 05:11 PM

About 200

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New year's resolution: sell some on Gumtree.




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