One of the best home remedies to stretch out a pair of shoes is to fill a watertight bag with water, place it snugly inside the shoe and put the shoe and bag into the freezer until the water is solid. Since water expands as it freezes, the shoe is gently stretched out during the process.
Shoes that are too tight are uncomfortable and painful. In addition to freezing a bag of ice within the shoe, there are other options a person can try at home to stretch out a pair of shoes:
Steel-toe caps and inserts can be purchased online through safety equipment vendors such as Steel-Toe-Shoes, Northern Safety & Industrial or The Working Person's Store, and through retail and auction websites, including eBay and Amazon. Steel-toe caps are available locally at home-improvement centers and safety-equipment stores.Full Answer >
There are a variety of products and methods to waterproof boots, but one simple method requires rubbing pure beeswax on slightly warmed boots and removing the excess. This method uses one ingredient and takes approximately one hour to complete.Full Answer >
Nubuck and leather are not different because they are both leather. Nubuck is a type of leather that has had the grain brushed and polished, but not processed. Most leather has had some type of processing on it.Full Answer >
As of 2014, a pair of Converse Chuck Taylor All Star low tops costs between $35.33 and $49.99 on Amazon.com before shipping costs. This price depends upon the size purchased.Full Answer >