Originally Posted by arced
Actually, what does one do with $5000 used boots? Assuming that they're not ex-skates, do you wear them? Are they "pieces of art" that you display in your home? Are they props for your newly opened bootery? It's one thing to own them, I just don't know what one would do with them....
Union Works in Tokyo has several antique-like shoes and accessories scattered about the shop. I could imagine someone buying them to place in their shoe shop. They could be props in the Polo Mansion, a country club, or a sports bar.