LIFESTYLE

Nancy & Donald Featherstone Wear Matching Outfits For 35 Years (PICTURES)

19/04/2013 16:48 BST | Updated 05/07/2013 15:48 BST
N.I Syndication

Would you and your significant other wear matching outfits?

The couple did – and have been doing so for an astonishing 35 years.

Nancy and Donald Featherstone own a whopping 600 matching outfits and confer every day to ensure they’re coordinating.

Nancy told The Sun: “If Don is out of town, he phones me so we can decide what we’ll wear that day.”

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His And Hers Outfits

It might sound corny or odd, but it could well be the secret to lasting love.

Take Mel and Joey Schwanke of Freemont, Nebraska, who have been doing the same thing for decades of their 65-year-old marriage.

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Mel and Joey Schwanke have been matching outfits for decades

Mel, 86, says he can't remember how the tradition started, but for decades his 81-year-old wife Joey has been laying out complementary outfits for the pair to wear each morning.

However, they're lagging behind the Featherstone's behemoth wardrobe - with just a paltry 146 matching sets of attire.