Bring them to a local cobbler for sole guards. While you're there pick up a can of waterproof spray (non silicone) and some cream polish. Apply two light coats of waterproof let dry between coats. Then polish. This should help.
Originally Posted by saint
Are you also getting other soles, such as the Medway?
Right now we are offering the Studded. I'm sure the Medway and Ridgeway will be available shortly. I'll post when...
Originally Posted by Groover
Some good points there Nick, but considering Dainite (Harboro) make it clear they supply C&J it wouldn't make any sense for the soles to be anything other than original. Plus when...
Originally Posted by dkzzzz
Is it possible to remove the dainite soles and put the new ones without welting . Attach it with glue?
It depends on how the shoe was manufactured. Can you post a picture...
Originally Posted by ginlimetonic
is this DAINITE?
Crocket and Jones Byron 337
taken from the stickied shoe porn thread.
I can't say for certain. However, as far as I know, Dainite puts their...
Originally Posted by StephenStyle
Great post thanks Nick - will have a look on ebay for all the bits
How long should I wait between each coat of dye?
If you are using an oil based dye it could...
!. Deglazer applied with very fine steel wool.
2. One , two or, 3 coats of dye (as needed) evenly applied with a wool dauber. let dry in between coats.
3. A light coat of Meltonian black spray to even out any streaks.
4. A coat of...