New shoes are not only a nice new thing, but annoying calluses. What to do to make new boots or shoes bring only joy?
There are several options for how to effectively soften shoes.
The simplest, but very effective way: Cotton thick socks to dip in warm water, squeeze out so that they are wet, but not wet and put on cramped shoes. Walk in shoes until your socks dry. Then put the newspaper in the shoes, so that the moisture that has remained there is completely absorbed.
In a good shoe store you can always buySpecial means for stretching. Usually such a remedy is a foaming spray that is sprayed inside the shoe. After such a procedure in the sprayed boots or shoes, you need to be like. However, use these tools should be cautious, especially for light shoes, since the skin can change its hue, so before trying to use the spray, try out its subtle places. Another option is to treat the shoes with alcohol. In the USSR, for example, cologne was often used for stretching tight shoes.
Those who do not dare to stretch themselvesClose shoes, you can recommend contacting a specialist. Most shoe repair shops offer stretching services to customers. Shoes are put on special metal pads with heating and gradually stretch. Disadvantages of this method is that the master can "go too far" with stretching and boots or boots lose shape.
Another rather original way to stretchShoes - frost. In boots or boots, you need to put a plastic bag of water and put the shoes in the freezer. When the water freezes, she will stretch her shoes. The main thing is to choose a durable package without holes, tie it in the most careful way and before you get a pack of shoes you need to give water a little to melt.
The first thing to remember: shoes can not be stretched in length. It stretches only in width. In the event that the toes rest against the toe, you can not stretch the shoes.
All ways of stretching shoes are best for products made of genuine leather. Artificial materials stretch much worse or do not stretch at all.