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Grace O'Neill
6 Steps to Protect Your New Suede Boots for Fall 2019

6 Steps to Protect Your New Suede Boots for Fall 2019

Fall has definitely arrived and it’s the season of all things suede.  We are major suede boot lovers and welcome this season with open arms but we know many people think suede is easily damaged and not worth the effort.  If you have a new pair of suede boots or you’re thinking about buying some, here are six simple steps to keep them looking good through fall and winter (and even for years to come).  Step 1 - Use a suede brush (a toothbrush will do if you don't have one) to gently brush the suede in the direction of the...

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Grace O'Neill
The Best Suede Shoes for Spring and Summer

The Best Suede Shoes for Spring and Summer

While we love a pair of suede boots in the winter, the past few years have seen suede become more and more popular in spring and summer shoes, and for good reason.  Despite what people think suede isn’t hard to maintain and it’s also more breathable than other leathers, which is very helpful when the weather heats up.  Beyond the practical reasons suede just feels like a luxurious addition to any outfit, taking it up a notch no matter if you are wearing a dress, shorts or jeans. Having the benefit of looking at lots of shoes daily we have...

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Grace O'Neill
How to take care of Suede & Nubuck

How to take care of Suede & Nubuck

Suede and Nubuck are delicate leathers that damage easily, but it doesn't have to be this way.  By applying a suede and nubuck repellent spray that repels water, liquid stains, oils, dust and UV you are creating a barrier between your suede shoes and bags and the elements, keeping them looking like new for longer.

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