It's fascinating to see how the things we use every day wear out and become unrecognizable.
After a while everyday objects need to be replaced, however it's often hard to imagine how worn out they are unless we compare them with a new item.
Here are 17 old vs new photos that show the ravages of time.
1. A washing up brush after 8 months' use
2. They lasted 5 years
3. Around 30 years separate these dolls
4. An old wooden coffee cup vs a new one
5. One new vs one well-used ceramic brush
6. That's a lot of standing in front of the sink!
7. Climbing ropes!
8. A car key after 100,000 miles compared to a new one
9. Guess which forklift truck has been going a very long time
10. One year of baking a lot of cakes
11. It only took 2 months for this to happen
12. 7 years of shooting hoops
13. Not bad for two years' worth of walking
14. Time to change their dog's collar
15. Hugged every day for 2 years
16. Keyrings get worn down quickly
17. Time for a change after 2 years