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How to Clean Shoelaces (White,Colored or Leather)

Although they rarely ever touch the ground, shoelaces tend to accumulate dirt and grime that can quickly become noticeable. White shoelaces in particular have a tendency to turn brown with use as they pick up dirt and can detract from your entire outfit in the process. Thankfully, it is easy to avoid unsightly shoelaces by learning how to clean shoelaces. Cleaning your shoelaces from time to time is an easy way to keep your shoes looking like new without having...
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What Do Shoe Width Letters Mean?

What Do Shoe Width Letters Mean?

How To Decode Shoe Width Size Letters   Related : How To Stretch Out Leather Shoes & Boots Navigating shoe sizes can be a confusing maze of numbers and letters to the uninitiated. The US and Europe use different shoe sizing metrics, there are different sizing standards for men and women, and there is almost no true standard shared by all manufacturers. However, within this mess of sizing nomenclature, there is another often overlooked set of designations: shoe widths.  ...
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How to Stretch Suede Shoes and Boots

Do Suede Shoes Stretch Out? Soft suede shoes can feel luxurious against your feet and make quite the style statement. Suede is unique among shoe leathers in that it has quite a bit of stretch in the material. However, this stretchiness can also make suede shoes and boots overly snug against your feet when you first buy them, which can make them hard to wear for extended periods without discomfort. Thankfully, it is easy to stretch out the suede with...
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How to Stop Shoes from Squeaking

How do you get shoes to stop squeaking? Squeaky shoes can be incredibly annoying. While you might do your best to ignore the squeaks for a few minutes, by the thousandth squeak you will likely be ready to toss your shoes in the garbage altogether. Even worse, squeaky shoes can be a negative way to draw attention to yourself – not how you want to introduce yourself to new people or to your peers during a business meeting. Thankfully, there...
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How to Stop Shoes from Rubbing the Back of Your Heel

How do you keep your feet from sliding in heels? There is almost nothing worse in a pair of shoes than the feeling of them rubbing against your heel. You know as soon as the rubbing begins that it will end in a painful blister unless you take the shoes off altogether.   Read more : What Do Shoe Width Letters Mean? But thankfully, there are a variety of ways to stop shoes from rubbing the back of your heel while...
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How to Remove Tar from Shoes

How To Get Tar Off  All Kind Of Shoes And Boots There is little that is worse than getting tar on your shoes – it leaves a very noticeable stain and can be very difficult to get off. The problem with tar is that you not only have to deal with the sticky, oily tar itself, but also the black stain that it leaves behind. The trick to getting tar off is to be resourceful and persistent.     Read...
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How to Remove Scuff Marks from Leather Shoes

How Do You Remove Scuff Marks From Leather? Despite trying your best to keep your leather shoes clean and polished, sometimes it is impossible to keep them from getting scuffed.     Read more : How to Clean Shoelaces (White,Colored or Leather) Whether it’s a crowded sidewalk on your walk home, a party in a tight room, or just a random accident, scuffing leather shoes is surprisingly easy. Worse, once leather shoes are scuffed, it’s hard not to notice the...
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How to Make Shoes Non-Slip

How to Make Shoes Non-Slip

How To Make Shoes Non Slip Diy Unfortunately, style and utility don’t always go together. Shoes may look great and work perfectly with your outfit, but that doesn’t mean the soles will have the grip you need.     READ MORE : How To Waterproof Leather Boots Non slip shoes can be critical for work – for example, working in a restaurant requires both stylish shoes but also plenty of grip underfoot to avoid an accident – or even just for...
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How to Get Creases Out of Leather Shoes

How do you remove creases from shoes? Leather shoes look smooth and sleek when they are brand new, but after a few months of walking around in them it is not uncommon for creases to develop.   READ MORE: How to Remove Gum From Shoes These creases can be unsightly and in some cases can even cause discomfort if the leather bows into your foot. Thankfully, you can quickly and effectively remove the creases and restore your shoes to looking...
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4 Tricks About Darken Leather Boots You Wish You Knew Before

How to Darken Leather Boots Darkening leather boots is a common way to change their style and keep old boots looking fresh. Chances are high that the pair of leather boots you’ve been wearing for ages are cracked, worn, or faded, and learning how to darken leather boots can enable you to give your shoes a second life. Plus, darkening leather boots is a great way to make a new pair of shoes look exactly the way you would like....
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How to Remove Gum From Shoes

You know the sinking feeling that follows immediately after realizing that you’ve stepped in gum. We’ve all been there and it likely won’t be the last time that you find gum stuck to the bottom of your shoe.   Unfortunately, silently cursing at whoever left their gum on the ground won’t do much to unstick the gum from your sole, but there are a number of ways to get the gum off without damaging your shoes and using mostly items...
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How to Shrink Leather Boots- Here is the Best and Easiest Way to do it

Sometimes, whether by accident or by compromise, you end up with a shoe that is slightly too large. Maybe you ordered online and didn’t get to try the shoe on, or you were wearing an extra thick pair of socks at the time you tried the shoes on. Or perhaps the next available size down was too small, so you opted for a shoe that is slightly too big. Either way, a shoe that is just a hair too big...
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Everything You Should Know About Safety Boots Standards |Infographic

Before you purchase a new pair of safety boots, it’s very important that you check the safety markings and signs on the boots. This is to make sure that the pair will be suitable in the environment where you’re going to use it. For example, if you’re going to use the boots in your workplace wherein wayward electrical charges are always a risk, then you should choose a pair that contains the omega safety sign.This sign indicates that the soles...
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Difference Between The Socks & Leg Warmers?

Difference Between The Socks & Leg Warmers?

What Is The Real Difference Between The Best Socks And Boot Leg Warmers? When it comes to surviving the cold weather and the outdoors, staying warm and dry is an essential element to comfort, and in some instances, staying alive. Having the correct type of apparel can mean the difference between a great experience and a possibly miserable and potentially dangerous excursion. When it comes to the warmth and comfort of the lower body, there is a definite difference between...
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Homemade Boot Dryer On A Budget: 6 Tips From The Great Depression

Dry Your Wet Boots For Pennies With This DIY Boot Dryer Your feet are essential to your everyday life.When feet are sore or in pain it can affect many other parts of the body and cause a person’s productivity to fall or even render them temporarily immobile. One cause of this sort of pain can be due to wearing footwear that is damp, musty, and a growing field for bacteria and fungus. One sure way to eliminate this type of...
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