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Old 09-23-2009, 09:48 AM
 
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Default Very simple question for the women...

Why all the shoes?
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Old 09-23-2009, 09:55 AM
 
Location: Up in the air
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My boyfriend has more than twice the amount of shoes I own. I have maybe 10 pairs, and he has at LEAST 25. I've never understood the female shoe fetish either.
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Old 09-23-2009, 10:01 AM
 
Location: Oxford, England
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My boyfriend has more than twice the amount of shoes I own. I have maybe 10 pairs, and he has at LEAST 25. I've never understood the female shoe fetish either.
Same here. My Fiance has a lot more shoes than I do ! I love simple Ballet Flats, elegant , comfortable and perfect for me as I am tall and though I like my shoes I can't say I obsess about them ! I will never understand the appeal of a Manolo Blanik, Christian Louboutin or Jimmy Choo. It looks incredibly uncomfortable and most of them to me look like something a camp drag Queen would wear...
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Old 09-23-2009, 10:02 AM
 
Location: My Private Island
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I LOVE SHOES!!! Plus....it's the one thing on my body that is going to be the same size for a loooonnngg time so the investment is worth it.
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Old 09-23-2009, 10:04 AM
 
Location: NoVa
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I have a pair of dress shoes that I wear with slacks and a pair I wear with dresses, both are black.

I have a pair of tennis shoes that tie up and a pair of slip on canvas shoes, Rocket Dogs.

Last but not least, one pair of flip flops.

That's five pair.

Is that excessive? I don't think it really is but I have certainly seen some women with a ton of shoes in their closet...
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Old 09-23-2009, 10:06 AM
 
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What are you talking about? I have 6 pairs of shoes...that's all I need.
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Old 09-23-2009, 10:08 AM
 
Location: In my own world
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LOVE SHOES!!! Can't ever have enough pairs... I've got about 75 pairs of shoes/boots... 1 pair of sneakers.... 5 pairs of flip flops. I like variety!
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Old 09-23-2009, 10:17 AM
 
Location: Between Philadelphia and Allentown, PA
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Good question. I don't know! I buy shoes all the freakin' time and I LOVE them but, funny thing - I hate wearing shoes! LOL I love being barefoot!!! I guess my biggest vice is boots. I DO love boots and love to wear them but hard to do in the summer... so in spite of having ALL the shoes I do and really, it's not a lot - (maybe 20 pairs), in the warmer months I live in flip flops unless I'm going out, then I have a select pair of heels I like. Winter time though, I live in boots.
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Old 09-23-2009, 10:19 AM
 
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Because they're pretty!!!
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Old 09-23-2009, 10:20 AM
 
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Why all the shoes?

Why should they wear anything else?
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