I love the kinds of photos you’re about to see!

I’m talking about pics that show how things get worn down by the elements over time.

They’re always interesting to look at and they definitely give you some perspective.

Check these pictures out. We think you’re going to enjoy them!

1. I wear my shoes until they fall apart like this, too.

Is there any other way to do it?

My old skate shoes vs my buddy’s new ones from Wellworn

2. This is so weird!

It looks like a piece of art to me.

All the letters on my gf’s lotion bottle started falling off from mildlyinteresting

3. It’s definitely time for a new one.

Someone is gonna get hurt…

This death trap my wife calls an oven mitt from Wellworn

4. You loved the hell out of that thing.

I’m glad you held onto it all these years.

My brother and I each received identical teddy bears when we were born. I lived mine just a bit more… from Wellworn

5. Kitty is getting a lot of use out of that thing.

Beware of those claws!

New vs. 3 year old cat scratching post from mildlyinteresting

6. That’s what they used to look like.

I remember it like it was yesterday…

The patch on my jeans came off revealing its original color. from Wellworn

7. Gotta watch out for the sun!

Be careful with all your stuff! Including your body…

This tube of toothpaste discolored for years by the sun from Wellworn

8. Time for a new one.

Maybe you can give the old one to a museum.

Boyfriend bought me a new alpaca (left) after I slept with the old one (right) every night for 6 years from Wellworn

9. You were way past due.

Now you’ll be gliding around in style.

Finally got around to replacing the casters on my 1950s (?) wooden bankers chair. from Wellworn

10. You’ve been working hard!

Time to treat yourself to a new pair.

finally got a new pair of work gloves… 2 year gap. from Wellworn

11. Wow. This is pretty cool.

I wonder what caused all of those markings…

The wear around salon seat from Wellworn

12. Lots of footsteps, rain, and harsh treatment over the years.

I wonder how old the one on the left is.

Manhole cover, old vs new from Wellworn

Do you have any photos like this?

If so, share them with us in the comments, please.

We’d love to hear from you!