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67. Looking back at all your purchases over the past five to fifteen years, can you generalize about what sorts of things were the most valuable to buy?
i buy warm clothing on the top and cold/warm clothing on the bottom.
Leather boots. Wool coats, cotton shirts, scarves.
Shoes, trousers, pullovers.
Natural fiber shirts.-- can't beat a silk top for 5 dollars at goodwill. I wore it to weddings, so it was a win.
my blundstone boots. worn every day working in landscaping, and also my most professional office shoes.
When I didn't 'settle' for an item, but was happy with it from the start. Something that was simple and classic but not too 'basic', so that it felt special to wear.
I can't remember most of my purchases during that time frame.
My wedding dress.
Coats, they last and cost more
A couples of my bags and shoes
Really high-quality shoes never disappoint. Go to the designer outlet mall and try on expensive shoes to find a pair that really fits.
I was given a leather jacket for Chrismas that was much too big for me. I wore it for a year or two but I hated it. So when I had the Money I went to a Tailor who is specialized in leather garments and I ordered a bespoke leather jacket. Back then it costed 1.800 Deutsch-Marks or about US-$1.000. I still have it and I wear it, when I need to feel confident or good Looking. I like this jacket very much. It has a blue lining inside, which make it look Special.
Coats - they are the one thing that I have spent more money on and not regretted it, and have kept them.
Not really as i feel everything i own has its value at some Level.