Breaking in a new pair of shoes can be one of the most uncomfortable experiences! By the time they feel perfect, they become covered in scratches and dirt. With the tips below, shoes will stay fresh and fabulous for much longer than you think!
In just five minutes you can get a brand new pair of shoes to fit your feet perfectly with this trick! Put on a thick pair of socks and then stuff your feet into the shoes. Next, use a blow dryer on high and aim it at the shoes for 20-60 seconds to get the results you want.
If a pair of shoes have become so smelly that even baking soda can't freshen them up, turn to a vinegar soak. A mixture of two parts vinegar and one part hot water form a disinfectant soak that will kill the bacteria hiding in the shoes.
The undeniable pain that comes with wearing high heels for long periods of time can easily be solved with tape! Wrap your second and third toe with medical tape, this will relieve the strain on the nerves and prevent pain on the ball of your foot.
Suede stains are solved with the power of cornmeal. Put two cups of cornmeal in a bag with your suede shoes, seal it and shake it for about a minute. This will absorb any stains and keep your shoes looking new.
Blisters are a painful side effect of new shoes but we have a great way to prevent them. Rub gel deodorant on the problem areas of your feet before putting on shoes! It will prevent the chaffing and rubbing that causes blisters.