Want to know how to keep your big mens shoes looking their best? Follow these simple tips and keep your footwear in tip-top shape.
Fabric or canvas shoes
Allow any mud or stains to dry before attempting to clean them. Once dry, remove any dirt with a soft brush and then wipe with a damp cloth.
If your shoes get wet, allow them to dry naturally. Don’t put them in the airing cupboard or near a fire or radiator. Stuffing them with newspaper or tissue will help ensure they maintain their shape whilst drying.
Wipe clean with a damp cloth and allow it to dry fully before using a good quality polish or shoe cream in an appropriate colour. Apply with a suitable cloth, rub in until absorbed and then buff up with another cloth. A neutral polish is sensible for all colours.
To keep nubuck looking good, we recommend using a suede/nubuck brush. This will help to remove dust and surface dirt from the shoe and restore the appearance. A cleaning block is useful for gently removing any mark or stains.
If your patent leather shoes have unsightly marks, try rubbing some petroleum jelly into the scuff using a cotton swab.