There is no man without a pair of good leather shoes and a man who does not know how to take care of his shoes cannot be gentleman.
Today, we bring to you, few tips to help you take care of your leather shoes and be the perfect gentleman. Leather is not of just one type, there are several. From split-suede to full-grain there are tanned hides and skins too. All these natural materials are very tough but require utmost care for a long life.
Step one is making sure that your shoes remain clean. A soft cloth, mild detergent to wipe of the sticky stuff and you are set. If you plan on having a brush to brush off the dust, make sure it is soft enough that it does not end up scratching your shoes.
Step two is proper conditioning for your shoes. Leather can last you for a long long time. Regular wax polishes will keep your leather healthy and looking elegant. That’s the aim isn’t it?
Step three is correct storage for the shoes, if you are a really nice and expensive pair of the shoes, investing in the shoe trees would be a great idea. Shoe trees keep your shoes in correct shape and help them last longer.
Try these tips on your leather shoes and let is know, how does it turn out for you.