These are much glossier than they are out-of-the-box.
As a reminder, these have SnoSeal under Kiwi.
Here's them sitting on my shoe rack:
Thanks. Loop-back: http://www.fieggen.com/shoelace/loopbacklacing.htm
I usually go straight-european, but I like the look of the loop-back, too.
The lowest my oven goes is 175; but oven temperatures are usually off by a good 15%.
I would do 125 to 175 - whatever lowest is.
For 8 to 10 minutes.
Pull it out.
Slather it up quickly and generously.
Cranes: any idea why my 1K's are stiffer and less supple than the 1K's I saw/felt in Nordstrom's the other day? Sno-Seal? Too much leather product? Not enough wear? Only talking about my CXL's here, not the 721's.