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Clothing care

Got a pair of killer leather shoes? Here are a few things you can do to make them last for years!

Having trouble keeping your leather shoes in good shape? You may need some impactful solutions for this one.

These expensive leather shoes need regular maintenance. Here are a few tips to help your leather shoes last longer.

1) Dry feet only:

Always dry your feet before wearing shoes. Rub your feet with a dry towel before wearing your socks.

2) Maintain the shape:

Place some crumpled newspaper in your shoes when you’re not wearing them. It will help will maintain the shape of your shoes.

3) Avoid the wash:

Washing your shoes can damage the glue that keeps them intact and can make your soles look more worn out. 

4) Repair before you replace:

Procrastination can cause trouble. In case your shoes have some damage, take them to the nearest cobbler.

5) Maintain the shine:

The moment you come back home, just spot clean the shoes and polish them. Once the polish is dry, buff them with a rag.

If you are consistent with these practices, your shoes can literally last for decades.

Pro-tip

Always use a slightly damp cloth to get rid of dirt and dust.