Published on 20th September 2016
We are delighted that The London Shoe Shine Company will be joining us at The Gentleman’s Grooming Show 2016. In preparation for the show we caught up with them to get some top tips on giving your shoes the TLC they deserve!
I’ve have been operating for 22 years, since 1994.
In countries with generally wet weather, it is important to ensure that shoes are protected from the elements to prevent unnecessary damage. This is best achieved by regular attention to your shoes.
Depending on weather conditions and how often you change your shoes, once a week should be adequate. Rotating different pairs of shoes is also recommended.
Good quality leather should be treated with the best care and attention as well as the highest quality products. Essentials include conditioner, pigmented cream and beeswax based shoe polish.
Experienced professional shiners offer the best care and advice on how to look after your cherished footwear.
A full intensive shoe shine should take between 20 -40 minutes, depending on the condition of the shoes.
It shows attention to detail when shoes are regularly shined and looking their best. As we say at London Shoeshine, the shine on your shoes tells the world where you stand!
So gents make sure to bring your favourite shoes along to Tobacco Dock on 3rd December.