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Have a read of this - http://www.styleforum.net/t/228153/the-official-shoe-care-thread-tutorials-photos-etc
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Same can be said for most leather soled shoes and boots. Some people seem to chew through soles quicker than others. I like to think of it as the difference between people who can walk in flop-flops/thongs by lifting them vs those who just drag them along the ground Anyone put a double leather sole on their 1Ks ?
The life span of the sole is how long it lasts on a given boot before needing replacement. This will be dependent upon any number of factors - amount of use, environment, surfaces walked on, gait of the wearer, phase of the moon and the prevailing wind direction. Replace the sole when it is very thin or has already cracked or has holes. Consider heel replacement at same time. Consider applying Topys if you are concerned about rate of wear and cost.
There really is no secret to a shine - wax + elbow grease. Maybe use a neutral wax until you know what you want to do with the colour.
No experience with the aforementioned products, but if you wish to change the colour of your boots and add a shine a little, then a decent polish is the obvious way to go. The trick is to choose a colour that when applied to your boots will result in a colour that is acceptable.Choose a good brand of polish without harsh ingredients and use it religiously once a week for a month or two without conditioning to see how the colour and shine develops. Hopefully, you will get ...
If you read it on the internet it must be true. Can you return for exchange for a larger size ?
I cannot believe that is correct. Maybe call back to see if you get a different rep or if you get the same ask for shift manager.
Sounds like they are too small for you as these boots run thin.
Obvious thought, but are you loosening the laces enough ?Maybe try a pair of non-waxed laces that will slip through the holes a little easier.
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