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Doing this ensures that the leather is in good shape before it begins to be bent and exposed to stress again.After been stored away for a number of months it may be advisable to give the shoes a round of shoe care before using them, more on this in today’s post.Starting to use the shoes with a bit dehydrated leather can cause unnecessary strain.So even though it does not necessarily apply to all shoes, it’s better to be safe than sorry, so I usually recommend that you polish them with at least one layer of shoe cream and then if you then want with wax polish to the desired extent.Picture: Ben Morris.[Vibrant With Gets Air Orange 1 The High Hit Force Nike Accents]
Now that the spring is about to make its entrance here in the northern hemisphere, the leather soled shoes are brought out from the closet.I am one of those who are interviewed.The article can be read online here.[Probably 6 You8217ve Heard Shoe Of Cool Brands Never]
During the months when they haven’t been unused, all caring substances placed on the shoes have already entered the leather and it is not uncommon that it has started to get slightly dry in places.If you notice that the leather feels really dry, you can put on more thing layers cream, or maybe even start with a small amount of moisturising renovateur or leather conditioner.
In last weekend’s edition of the British newspaper Financial Times’ weekend edition How to Spend it, one could read a large article about Japanese bespoke shoemakers and manufacturers of Goodyear welted shoes, about what make them receive a lot of international attention and the fact that they are now entering Europe more substantially.When, for example, leather-soled shoes have been tucked away now during the winter, or boots that may experience the equivalent procedure during the summer months.[Zoom Elite 9 Nike Review Shoe]
I have previously written a slightly wider article about seasonal storage of shoes, where I briefly mention the part I go in to more specific today.It’s about making sure to give the shoes a round of care after the seasonal storage.Well worth the extra time it takes.