How to Clean Suede Leather for Shoes?


Suede leather shoes have fluff on the surface, which is easy to stick to dust and dirt, and is easy to fade. The fluff is also easy to wear, making the surface bald. Therefore, this kind of leather shoes is best not to be stained with oil, water, or mud. Always use a dry brush to brush the suede and apply dyeing water to keep the fluff clean and tidy.

How to clean suede leather shoes Suede leather shoes are not only elegant in appearance, but also good in air permeability, comfortable to wear and wear-resistant. But the downside is that it is easy to get dirty and not easy to maintain. Especially in a bad environment, suede shoes are easy to inhale dust and fall down when they encounter water and fluff. So, how to clean suede shoes? The following methods you may wish to try.

Tools/raw materials to be prepared:

Dishwashing detergent, vinegar, water, fatliquor or emulsified oil, steel wire brush or coarse sandpaper

step 1    Cleaning:

Use 2 parts detergent, 1 part vinegar, and 50 parts water (temperature 30-40°C) to make a cleaning solution. Dip the solution with a shoe brush and carefully scrub the surface of the leather shoes. Be careful not to soak the shoes in the solution when scrubbing, and try not to soak the shoes in too much solution. After the surface of the leather shoes is basically cleaned, scrub the surface of the leather shoes with clean water for 1 to 2 times, and place the shoes in a cool and ventilated place to dry until semi-dry.

Step 2    Refueling:

Use a brush to evenly apply leather fatliquor or emulsified oil (available from the tannery, with an oil content of 50-60%) on the suede that has been cleaned and dried to semi-dry. The amount is about per pair of shoes. 100 g. In the process of painting, pay attention to make the oil penetrate into the skin as much as possible. After leaving it for 30 minutes, brush off the slick oil on the surface of the shoes with water at 35°C, and place the shoes in a cool, ventilated place to dry them.

Step 3    Finishing:

After the suede shoes are dry, use a steel wire brush or coarse sandpaper to polish the surface to reappear the fluff, and then use a brush to clean it. After the above procedures, the suede leather shoes will be like new shoes.

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