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Old 11-30-2017, 09:04 AM
 
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A pair of Beneton jeans I bought in 1986.
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Old 11-30-2017, 12:18 PM
 
Location: The Land Mass Between NOLA and Mobile, AL
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An old boyfriend's t-shirt he gave me 27 years ago. It was already near worn out when he gave it to me, so you can imagine that it's pretty much in tatters now. But I still wear it (to bed mostly) because the fabric is so soft and has some good memories attached to it.

Turns out I got way more use out of the t-shirt than I ever did out of the boyfriend. Que sera sera!
I love that attitude! I started buying better shoes/boots when I moved to Texas. I got a good pair of cognac-colored riding boots in 2001 that I still get compliments on; however, I had to have them resoled (which is sometimes necessary).
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Old 11-30-2017, 01:09 PM
 
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Glad to see I'm not the only one


I do have some 30 year old ratty tshirts from concerts and don't feel like discarding but I don't wear 'in public".
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Old 11-30-2017, 01:29 PM
 
Location: Phoenix, AZ
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My US Army field jacket that was issued to me in July 1966.


I still wear it on occasions during cooler weather.
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Old 11-30-2017, 01:34 PM
 
Location: Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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Some of my Manolos are over 20 years old. One pair in particular from 1993.

I use my grandmother's Hermes Kelly bag from the 1960s.

As far as clothing, since I moved to South Florida and given away all my wool, notta.
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Old 11-30-2017, 01:39 PM
 
Location: North Carolina
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A jean jacket I bought in 1982.
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Old 11-30-2017, 03:25 PM
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Location: Orange County, CA USA
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Leather coats and jackets. Some getting a little snug, though. I gave my son and daughter some of the older ones, as they're skinny bods can still fit into them.
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Old 11-30-2017, 03:41 PM
 
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10+ year old pair of Levi's jeans.
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Old 11-30-2017, 04:24 PM
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Location: 11235
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2 pair of all cotton low rise boot cut Levi's jeans I bought in the 90's. They are still the most figure flattering of any pants I own, and have developed a natural (as opposed to a fake treatment) wear to them. One pair is black, the other blue. The black pair has about worn through on an inner thigh, but it will live on as a pair of cutoffs when it finally give way. 20+ years old.
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Old 11-30-2017, 04:58 PM
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A 15 year old pair of Doc Martin's. They were the most expensive item id ever bought up to that point, but my best friend had a pair, and I just had to have a pair myself. Lost touch with the friend, still have the shoes. So well made!
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