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Old 04-12-2009, 08:36 PM   #8
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Re: Do you let your kids wear hand-me-down shoes?

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Originally Posted by ForCryingOutLoud View Post
I don't like pre-owned shoes.
I am really weird about used shoes... I don't know why, but I rather just buy new shoes for my kids.
I've gotten used shoes before that I just gave away because well they looked so worn and just bothered me....so I gave them away.
I don't mind clothes.. maybe cause I feel like it is hard to clean shoes.

I agree. Clothes that are in excellent condition yes.. shoes - no..
Only because shoes are worn.. more so than clothes. Dress shoes worn once or twice might be ok.. but everyday shoes, sneakers, boots, etc.. NO.. I rather buy new ones. I mean every one's arch is different and they lop to different sides..etc.. Most shoes people have tried to give to me were worn. I only give away stuff that is like new, mostly new.. kwim? I would not give someone anything that I would not have my kids wear. Just me..
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