But, I have been buoyed recently by lovely twitter folk tell me how they have loads of pairs of second hand shoes and I need more faith.
And at a recent pop-up fair in Islington, I found a fantastic pair of 80s suede pixie boots for £5, yes, you heard me, suede boots for £5.
Here are the little beauties:
So maybe my faith in second-hand shoe shopping has been restored? Hmm?
Love Alice x