How to stretch leather shoes?
You were presented with beautiful leather boots, and they are narrow? Do not worry, the skin of animals, from which they sew footwear, has the property of stretching.
Fashion women have come up with many ways to stretch their leather shoes, but if you can, we advise you to take the boots or shoes to a specialist.
If this is not possible, use one of the following methods:
- Apply a special tool for stretching shoes.
- On the inner surface of the boots to applycologne, and then put them on a thick sock. It should be about an hour walking. After a while, the boots can shrink again. Then you can repeat the procedure. Alternative to cologne can serve as castor oil, boiling water, alcohol.
- Wrap the shoes in a wet terry towel,put in a box from under the shoes box tie in a cellophane bag. So leave for the night. In the morning wear and resemble. In this case, the shoes will get the shape of your foot. And, as the experienced women of fashion say, will not shrink back.
- You can put wet paper in shoes or boots. So it should be left until the paper dries at room temperature. Attention! If you decide to speed up the process by putting the shoes on the battery, they will shrink even more.
Here it should be mentioned that in this way it is possiblestretch only shoes made of genuine leather. Shoes from leatherette to stretch strongly is not recommended. And for lacquer skin, only the treatment of the internal part with a spray is suitable.
So, from the article you learned how to stretch leather shoes at home. But, in the future do not console yourself with illusions and buy shoes in size. And health and nerves will be in order.