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All The Clothes Oprah Decided To Get Rid Of -- And What She Kept

Get a behind-the-scenes look at how Oprah decided what to toss as she pared down her memory-filled closets at Chicago’s Harpo studios.
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  • Down, Girl!
    "I never walked out of the studio in my stilts. As soon as we finished taping a show, the crazy heels came off and the soft s
    Credit: Jake Rosenberg of the Coveteur
    "I never walked out of the studio in my stilts. As soon as we finished taping a show, the crazy heels came off and the soft slippers came on."
  • A Shoe In
    "I was about to give away these Ralph Lauren spectators, but you know what? I love them! If I still really respond to somethi
    Credit: Jake Rosenberg of the Coveteur
    "I was about to give away these Ralph Lauren spectators, but you know what? I love them! If I still really respond to something, I keep it."
  • Smitten Kitten
    "I say out with the old, in with the Jimmy Choo! His kitten heels give me just enough lift. Meanwhile, Gayle's never met a he
    Credit: Jake Rosenberg of the Coveteur
    "I say out with the old, in with the Jimmy Choo! His kitten heels give me just enough lift. Meanwhile, Gayle's never met a heel she didn't like. Luckily, we're the same shoe size."
  • She's Pushing It!
    "Some people wonder if I'm putting the cart before remorse, but I know I'm not going to end up missing any of this stuff. Whe
    Credit: Jake Rosenberg of the Coveteur
    "Some people wonder if I'm putting the cart before remorse, but I know I'm not going to end up missing any of this stuff. When I'm sure something of mine is going to someone who will really use and appreciate it, I'm completely fine with letting go."
  • French Dressing
    "When I moved to Santa Barbara, I met a lot of fancy ladies. They were all in haute couture, so I thought it was the thing to
    Credit: Jake Rosenberg of the Coveteur
    "When I moved to Santa Barbara, I met a lot of fancy ladies. They were all in haute couture, so I thought it was the thing to do. I went to Paris in 2004 and had the Chanel couture experience. Now I have to keep this piece no matter what because it was roughly the same price as my first home!"

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