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How many pairs of shoes do you own?

noelaninoelani Posts: 665Registered Users
How many pairs of shoes do you own?
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  • cymprenicympreni Posts: 9,609Registered Users
    7

    1 pair of boots (can be dressy or casual)

    1 pair of sneakers

    2 summer dress shoes

    2 casual summer shoes

    1 pair winter dress shoes
  • StarrwithoutniteStarrwithoutnite Posts: 1,732Registered Users
    I have about 40-50. More than half are really pretty sparkly high heels that only come out every now and then. The rest are just normal, casual shoes. Im no Carrie Bradshaw but I do LOVE my shoes...

    (my shoes fit my closet though, most of my clothes are dresses, the rest are jeans and tank tops. Its like I have NO inbetween. Its either very formal or quite casual)
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  • RedCatWavesRedCatWaves Posts: 31,258Registered Users
    I don't really know. Around 15ish? I mostly switch off with 2 or 3 pairs during each of the 4 seasons, almost all of which are Dansko. And a few dressy shoes that don't come out often.
  • Laura LeeLaura Lee Posts: 1,828Registered Users
    SHOES! :wav: My one true love! I have about 30-40. A mix of heels (business wear, cute stilettos, wedges), flats (ballet flats and moccasins), and one pair of tennis shoes, and 3 pairs of boots. Oh and about 10 million flip flops
  • eccentric_kurlzeccentric_kurlz Posts: 4,144Registered Users
    Before 2006, maybe 10. Now, around 80. :oops: I've accumulated more heels over the last few years. But I have a good mix of boots, heels, flats, about 5 pairs of sneakers, flip flops and sandals.
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  • rouquinnerouquinne Posts: 13,498Registered Users Curl Dabbler
    i'm afraid to count!

    :lol:
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  • sarah42sarah42 Posts: 4,034Registered Users
    About 10 or so. I'd like to have more, but $$$ is the issue.

    1 pair of sneakers.

    1 pair of winter boots.

    1 pair of cowboy boots.

    A couple pairs of flats and loafers that I wear to work

    1 or 2 pairs of dressy high heels

    1 pair of dressier sandals

    1 pair of flip-flops
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  • curlyjenn10curlyjenn10 Posts: 2,034Registered Users
    A lot! Most are in my closet and pretty much worn to death, but I'm a pack rat so I won't throw them out. I only get maybe 5 pairs a year because it's so hard to find shoes in my size!
  • guinnessguinness Posts: 351Registered Users
    50 to 60 pairs? But that's everything, running shoes, flip flops, flats, one pair of boots, dressy-ish work shoes, four or five pairs of chucks, some Keens, and sandals. Lots of sandals.
  • SarahMarieSarahMarie Posts: 901Registered Users
    I just got rid of a bunch of shoes, but I would say 30-40 pairs are still in my closet.
  • love yourself firstlove yourself first Posts: 5,398Registered Users
    This should have been set up as a poll, so I could have anonymously selected the highest number/range. I have a sick amount of shoes, bordering on obscene.
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  • CurlyminxCurlyminx Posts: 5,581Registered Users
    I have too many to even store together. I forget about half my shoes because they are in a box in the next room.

    I LOVE shoes. I bought 4 pairs since the start of December! Really great stilletos and boots. OOOHHHH!!! My new boots are soooo cute!
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  • CurlyHairedFarmerCurlyHairedFarmer Posts: 3,073Registered Users
    10 pairs of flip flops

    3 kitten heel sandals

    4 high heeled pumps

    3 pairs of flats

    2 pair of wedges

    1 pair of ankle boots

    1 pair of knee high boots

    2 pairs of winter boots

    2 pairs of sneakers
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  • MizKerriMizKerri Posts: 1,701Registered Users
    I haven't counted in a while, but I would guess somewhere between 40-50.
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  • Who Me?Who Me? Posts: 3,181Registered Users
    SarahMarie wrote: »
    I just got rid of a bunch of shoes, but I would say 30-40 pairs are still in my closet.

    Yeah, me too. I counted once years ago and it was around 70, and a lot of them hurt my feet (I have wide feet that are difficult to fit). Since then I threw out (well, donated) a ton of shoes, and now I only buy shoes that actually fit. OK, well USUALLY I only buy shoes that actually fit--I do have moments of weakness when something is on sale and is just so darn cute I don't care if it's uncomfortable. But I'd say about 80-90% of my shoes I could walk a mile in, including the heels.
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  • MichelleBFTMichelleBFT Posts: 4,812Registered Users
    How many I OWN? probably 20-30 pairs. I probably only wear 5-10 on any kind of regular basis.
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  • medussamedussa Posts: 12,993Registered Users
    I honestly have never counted how many pairs. I guess it doesn't matter since I tend to rotate just 3 or 4 pairs.

    I saw this online and got serious closet envy. I would love to have a closet dedicated to just shoes!

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  • rileybrileyb Posts: 1,975Registered Users
    My original guess was somewhere around 40, but then I counted just that on the shelves in my closet, and I still have more under the bed and on a shoe rack... so I guess more like 60.
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  • Myradella3Myradella3 Posts: 2,481Registered Users
    I'm going to say 50 or so, but my coworkers would say 3.
  • geminigemini Posts: 3,325Registered Users
    30? 40? My summer shoes are packed away. I really don't know.
  • SheSheSheShe Posts: 40Registered Users
    I have around 80 - too many!! It's a good variety of everything, boots, sneakers, sandals, casual, dress.... I really need to bring some to goodwill because it's getting ridiculous!
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  • ninja dogninja dog Posts: 23,780Registered Users
    Lots and lots.
  • SpunkyCurlsSpunkyCurls Posts: 1,523Registered Users
    20-30, maybe?
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  • MimsTXMimsTX Posts: 3,482Registered Users Curl Neophyte
    rouquinne wrote: »
    i'm afraid to count!

    :lol:

    Ditto.

    In fact, my SO asked me the other day and I had to hedge...

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  • RyanneRyanne Posts: 686Registered Users
    Five, I think. I only wear two of them.
  • LilMissDivaLilMissDiva Posts: 87Registered Users
    Maybe 35-40 pairs... Ive never counted but most of them can only be worn during the warmer months. I live in CA so that most all year long. :)
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  • CynaminbearCynaminbear Posts: 4,476Registered Users
    I am so telling my husband about this thread. I have 14, 15 at most, and he complains that I have too many shoes. I tell him I don't have enough. Sure, I have 5 pairs of 3" or higher heeled boots, but I still believe you can't have too many boots.
    The one things I could do is get rid of 2 pairs of gym shoes. I have four: 1 for garden work, 2 for working out, and one I use as slippers.
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  • whatsercurlwhatsercurl Posts: 4,049Registered Users
    Yay! Lots of other shoe addicts!!! :blob7:

    I have mostly heels or wedges with a few pair of sensible ones thrown in. Plus tons of boots and a few pairs of running/exercise shoes.

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  • maria_imaria_i Posts: 1,760Registered Users
    Too many.
    Last year I tried to download the number to 50, I donated a lot, but still couldn't. :oops:
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  • Nappy_curly_crownNappy_curly_crown Posts: 4,162Registered Users
    wow....i feel so.....ashamed :sad5:

    I'm hoovering around 100 pairs.....and I think I've broken that since I've been in TX...because I've racked up in the past 5 months (i tend to shop when I'm bored, stress, and breathing). I didn't own any flats and I now have a nice assortment of them (which is all i've been wearing lately)


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