The hardest part of collecting a shoe is maintain them with a good treatment to keep them shinning and on point. However, clean a shoe is not as easy as fall log off. Different types of shoe needs different treatment also. Therefore, certain type of shoe need special treatment also. Here, I would like to give you some tips on how to cleaning and maintain your shoe collection that can followed by yourself in a easy way.
01. Cleaning The Boot Properly
Boot has some special segments on shoe enthusiast’s shoe collection. Most of boot made from very risky material elements. Any little touches would leave a scratch on your boot especially from water, and salt stains.
Otherwise, there is a way to keep your boots clean and still shinning.
You can use boot care liquid to protect your boot from these materials. It’s useful to keep them still shinning. However, another material that useful to protect your boot is waterproof spray to make them save from water.
You may use your daily utilities material like white vinegar to clean a part of leather and suede.
Then, whether you want to clean up your leather boots, saddle soap is useful to take it of any scum that they collected.
Baking soda also can be used to remove an scuffs, scrub the scuffed area with baking soda and wipe off the paste with a clean cloth.
The last step is make your boot shinning with these preferred polish that you likes. wipe or brush them.
02. Good Treatment For Your Suede Material Shoe
Cleaning suede material shoe of your shoe collection is not as hard as you thought. it’s a simple process that contain a little touches brush on the scuffed area. However, pencil erasers and emery board also helpful on maintaining the scuffed area
the key of cleaning suede material is never use water to clean them. Water will any stain on your shoe collection then it will make you made at your shelves.
if there is a liquid stain found on your suede material shoes accidentally, put talcum powder on the stain and let it sit overnight. You will see a miracle in the morning.
Then, if you found that your suede shoe is drowned in the dust, you can clean them with towel
03. Storing Your Sneakers In A Special Basket
Sneakers rooted with athletic shoes by nature. Sneaker designed to withstand a little more rough housing surface compare to any flat shoe like ballet shoe.
Jeni Aron argue that Sneakers don’t have to be in bins, Sneaker also can be in basket. Cubbies also can be solution on keeping your sneakers.
04. Keep Your Sneakers Clean Before You Stored
There are a lot ways to keep you shoe clean and shine and smelling fresh.
If you found that your sneakers some stench back to the gym, you can use baking soda sparkle to wipe them out. sow them with the sparkle and let it stay until morning.
If your sneakers carried some stench back from the gym, sprinkle baking soda inside each shoe, let it sit overnight, and dump the powder out in the morning.
Any stains on your shoe can be removed a spare of toothbrush dab, than wiped them with a cloth.
Any scuffs on the sneakers can removed by shoe cleaner liquid like Jason Markk’s premium shoe cleaner.
For sneaker shoe lace treatment, you may completes this in the following step
- Remove the laces from your sneakers.
- Brush any loose grime off the laces with an old toothbrush.
- Soak the laces in hot water and bleach.
- After a few minutes, scrub the laces again with the old toothbrush (be sure to clean it before you do this).
- Rinse the laces off with water.
- Let the laces air dry.