Clean-Up and Care of Sandals:
Leather is a natural material and it needs proper care. A pair of leather sandals from our firm, regardless its type of leather, can be preserved over the years with the right steps of care. The first two steps to achieve a great result are the proper cleaning and a suitable storage.
The way you storage your pairs plays a main role for a long-lasting period of use. Ιt is recommended to use the fabric case given from us for storage, thus, the sandals can still be preserved with fresh air while being protected from the dust and sunlight. Suede sandals need an open space but not the sunlight. It is also very important to avoid leaving them in places with high levels of humidity in order to avoid any tampering on the shape, the way they look or the sandal itself.
Care and Clean Up :
There is high importance on the care of sandals before we even wear them. For great results, you need to know that there are numerous amounts of products that ensure a proper care, maintenance and even prevention of future problems. It might be a possibility for a product not to solve the problem, but even if that’s the case, it will improve the way your sandals will look like and help to restore them in their natural condition.
One of the most useful products is the water-proof spray, that not only they protect the sandals from liquids and dirt but also take care and improve the shining of your pair! There are many products on sale with guaranteed quality. You can ask for further recommendations.
Clean Up depending on the type of leather :
1)Nubuck Leather/ Suede :
Nubuck and Suede Leather are highly recommended to be cleaned with a special soft brush. Especially, a cleaning rubber for this type of leather help to reduce the amount of dirt and stains. If your sandals get wet, we recommend to let them dry, always far from heat sources in normal temperatures. In order to achieve a great result, you can use wooden shoe lasts to maintain their natural shape avoiding thought the synthetic ones because they do not have the ability to take away the humidity.
One more way to clean your sandals is the usage of the product Talk in spots of water for example. You should apply a good amount of the product in the area of the dirt and let it dry. The product will absorb the humidity and as a result the amount of stain will be reduced.
2)Full Grain and Waxed Leather :
On this type of leather, the solution that we recommend is the usage of a slightly wet paper(not wet) for the stain that has been caused. The leather need to be shined in order to be protected from water and dust. A product based on wax or seal fat, is usually suitable not only to create a waterproof layer in your leather pair, but also protect its colour.
To conclude, due to the high quality of leathers, it is needed high protection for the proper maintenance and long-lasting period of their life. In any case, we are available for recommendation of products and further instructions in order to help you maintain your sandals like the day you made your purchase.