Take Care of Your Possessions
Shoes are an essential part of all outfits. It can be the statement piece that can command all the attention or it can put the finishing touch on a dapper suit. Dirty shoes are frowned upon and it's this small detail many people miss. To be truly presentable, a gentleman must ensure all details are consistent and above par from head to toe.
Hence it's important to learn how to clean your leather dress shoes. In today's post, we provide simple steps involved in cleaning, conditioning, and polishing dress shoes.
Checklist of required tools:
*Above is the short list of items required to do the job; the items are inexpensive and will last a long time. The leather cleaners and conditioners are sold at most shoe stores. My favorite brand is Lexol, a leather cleaning kit is sold for $13 on Amazon. Here is the simple style advice on how to keep your dress shoes looking new.
*** Read product label to determine optimal amount of product to use
As there is a lot of wait time for the leather to dry, it's a good idea to clean multiple pairs of dress shoes at once. Following the steps above keep the leather upper in great condition and the shoe wax form a protective layer preventing stains and minor scuffs. Below is a an excellent video that demonstrate a similar cleaning method used by a popular YouTuber Antonio. With good cleaning habits, your dress shoes will last you a life time. The sole of the shoes can be replace as it wears out.
Hope you find this information useful. Feel free to contact me here if you have questions.
First time blogger, long time style enthusiast.