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How Far Back Can We Go? (The shoe game)

Discussion in 'PUBLIC Vintage Chatter - Anything and everything' started by Patentleathershoes, Aug 6, 2004.

  1. I know a lot of folks that are posters to this board have amazing collections. I wondered one day how back far back in time some of them go.

    So why don't we find out?

    The first poster (me) will post a picture of a pair of shoes from the 90s, the next person will post from the 80s, after that 70s, etc, etc, until we can go back further no more.

    The only guidelines:
    let's go in order, no decade jumpin : )
    the shoes had to have been owned by you, or in your collection (if you sold them, or if they are currently 4 sale, that's okay too,), but no googling for pics. We want to really see how far back people here can go : )


    Let's go!



    The 1990s

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    Here is one of my favorite pairs to wear - a pair of Early/Mid-90s fabric and crystal heels by Nina. (I bought them to attend an event circa 1993ish -if i remember correctly - new at the store. )

    Okay....Next????
     
  2. route66gal

    route66gal Registered Guest

    Okay, you may disqualify me for this, because I think they're pretty hideous - but here's one for the 80s. You can't get more 80s than this. To get the ball rolling, I give you....drumroll please....

    Authentic 80's jelly shoes. :P


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    Please forgive me - it's all I have, and I like the idea of this thread too much to let it go! Now someone go and get something 70s, quick.

    -Melanie
     
  3. bartondoll

    bartondoll Guest

    I don't have much in the way of shoes until you get back to the 1910s...but looking forward to seeing more shoes!

    Sue:)
     
  4. 1970s

    Since no one has beat me to the decade....I have scalded your retinas with these before : ) here are those lime (why am i telling you, when it is so obvious) early 70s platform shoes again : ) Label D'Glady's.


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    Okay...60s anyone??
     
  5. fuzzylizzie

    fuzzylizzie Alumni

    My pictures don't seen to be working:(
     
  6. camelbackcat

    camelbackcat Alumni +

    60s..these are garish. <img src=http://image.inkfrog.com./pix/camelbackcat/GOLDBOOTS1.jgp>
    joey
     
  7. camelbackcat

    camelbackcat Alumni +

    Well phooey, I'm the picture posting dunce. Let me try again. I think I forgot to upload these to inkfrog.
    joey
     
  8. camelbackcat

    camelbackcat Alumni +

    Jonathan, correct me if I'm wrong about these being 60s.. <img src=http://image.inkfrog.com./pix/camelbackat/GOLDBOOTS1.jpg>
    joey
     
  9. camelbackcat

    camelbackcat Alumni +

    well phooey again.
    I'll try later. lol.
    joey
     
  10. vintspiration

    vintspiration Alumni

    Ah, Joey you snooze you lose - I got the 60's now. ;)

    60's Pixie Boots

    <img src="http://image.inkfrog.com/pix/whirlygurly/panshoes.JPG" width=433 height=276>
     
  11. Some favorites from the 50s...

    <img src="http://www.otherworldlystuff.com/rhines1.jpg">

    Steph
     
  12. camelbackcat

    camelbackcat Alumni +

    I\'m trying again (even if Justine beat me LOL)

    Metallic Pixie Boots 60s
    <img src=http://image.inkfrog.com./pix/camelbackcat/GOLDBOOTS1.JPG>
    Joey
     
  13. crinolinegirl

    crinolinegirl Alumni

    Here's my 1940's contribution:
    A lovely pair of mint faux crocodile shoes with the CC41 stamp from World War 2...

    <img src="http://www.corsetsandcrinolines.com/fsimages/shoes/cc41croc1.jpg">

    Lei
     
  14. wow!!! what shoes!!

    Okay....1930s anyone????
     
  15. pastperfect2

    pastperfect2 Alumni +

    These are already on anoththread, but they are 30
    Hollis

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  16. vintspiration

    vintspiration Alumni

    Hey Joey, we both did pixie boots for the 60's - great minds right?! LoL!

    Ooo can't wait to see what the 20's ones will look like. Didn't Northstar have a fabulous pair recently??
     
  17. fuzzylizzie

    fuzzylizzie Alumni

    1920s brocade pumps, bought 2 weeks ago on ebay, and described as 1950s. Thank you, Jonathan, for the shoe education!

    <img src=http://members.sparedollar.com/fuzzylizzie/vfgshoe.jpg>

    Lizzie
     
  18. pastperfect2

    pastperfect2 Alumni +

    Teens I believe -

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  19. crinolinegirl

    crinolinegirl Alumni

    There you go, right smack on 1900, a pair of lady's bicycling boots!

    <img src="http://www.corsetsandcrinolines.com/example/lovelyboots1.jpg">

    Lei
     
  20. 1920s brocade pumps, bought 2 weeks ago on ebay, and described as 1950s.

    i almost thought you were kidding until i saw a coach pursed listed as "newer black purse."

    all the shoes are fantastic!

    1890s anyone??
     

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