Christian Louboutin’s sleek, daring shoes are best-known for two things: Their brilliant scarlet soles, and just how quickly those soles wear off with everyday use. The shoes themselves are well-built in general, but no shoe — especially no shoe built on a delicate, spiked heel — can withstand everyday mud, grime and abrasion without showing at least a little wear. Sounds like a little maintenance is in order.Continue reading
Do you love your leather boots? You should! No matter where those boots take you, fine leather remains one of the most supple, versatile and durable materials possible. Of course, not even leather is indestructible. That’s where you come in: A bit of preventative care goes a long way toward extending the life of your boots.
The real key to caring for your leather boots is finding out exactly which leather they’re made of; every type of leather has its own characteristics and an array of products that it’ll respond best to. That said, there are a few general things you can do to care for almost any leather boots:Continue reading