Shoe care

Caring for Smooth Leather Shoes

Clean your shoes with leather cleaner or leather shampoo, and use a good quality brush to remove loose surface dirt. If your shoes are wet after cleaning, let them air-dry before your proceed with the next step.

Care and Conditioning is very important to nourish the leather, to keep it soft and supple, and to provide a long-lasting shine. A good shoe shine cloth is not only great for buffing your shoes, it also works wonders for the gentle application of shoe creams and conditioners.

Water-/Weatherproofing takes place after your shoes are conditioned and shined. Usually, this is a spray that is specifically formulated for the material you want to treat. There are also some shoe cream products that combine Care and Conditioning with Water-/Weatherproofing.

Caring for Suede and Nubuck Leather Shoes

Clean your shoes with leather shampoo or cleaning foam. A Suede and Nubuck Rubber and a Suede and Nubuck Brush are great for the removal of loose surface dirt. If you have a stain, use a stain remover that is specifically formulated for suede and nubuck materials. If your shoes are wet after cleaning, let them air-dry before your proceed with the next step.

Care and Conditioning is a very important for Suede and Nubuck Leather Care. There are products available that protect, condition, and revive the color of this special material. The nap of Suede and Nubuck Leather needs to be brushed up frequently to preserve the unique look of the material. For oiled nubuck use a conditioner that replaces the oil that wear takes out of the material.

Water-/Weatherproofing is particularly important for the preventive maintenance of this sensitive material. Before you wear your Suede or Nubuck Shoes for the first time, treat them with a water and stain-repellant-spray specifically designed for this material. Repeat this process frequently to keep up the protective film.

Caring for Fashion and Patent Leather Shoes

Clean your shoes with mild leather shampoo or mild cleaning foam, and use a good quality brush to remove loose surface dirt. If your shoes are wet after cleaning let them air-dry before your proceed with the next step. To remove stains use a stain remover.

Care and Conditioning is best done with products that are specifically formulated for patent and fashion leather. Using these products guarantees that the special look of the material is preserved, and the leather does not crack or lose its shine. A good shoe shine cloth is not only great for buffing your shoes, it also works wonders for the gentle application of shoe creams and conditioners.

Water-/Weatherproofing is easy with a spray specifically designed for patent and fashion leather.

Caring for Textile / Fabric Shoes

Clean your shoes with mild leather shampoo or mild cleaning foam, and use a good quality brush to remove loose surface dirt. If your shoes are wet after cleaning, let them air-dry before your proceed with the next step. To remove stains use a stain remover.

Care and Conditioning is best done with products that are specifically formulated for textiles / fabrics. These products protect, condition, and revive the color of the material.

Water-/Weatherproofing is particularly important for the preventive maintenance of textile / fabric footwear. Before you wear your textile / fabric shoes for the first time treat them with a water and stain repellant spray specifically designed for this material. Repeat this process frequently to keep up the protective film.