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  1. C

    Allen Edmonds 12D Brown Suede Surrey Chukka Boots

    Three month old Allen Edmonds Surrey chukka boots which I have worn in wet weather. The sole edges do show wear but the uppers are in excellent condition. The boots were recently cleaned and conditioned with Saphir Omni'Nettoyant and Renovateur conditioning spray - both of which are included...
  2. yeossal


    Hello everyone, Greetings from Singapore! It is very exciting for us at Yeossal (www.yeossal.com) to introduce ourselves to the SF Community as an Official Affiliate Vendor. I'm going to start this thread by sharing a little background of our store and our passion for menswear. Yeossal was...
  3. hangerproject

    How to Remove SCratches from a Leather Bag

    Kirby Allison, founder of the Hanger Project, shows you how to remove scratches from your leather bag in 4 simple steps. If you have a bag that is looking rough, don’t worry it’ll look new in no time! Steps Apply Saphir Juvacuir to damaged areas Apply Saphir Canadian to damaged surface on a...
  4. suitforcourt

    2018 shoe revival challenge

    I have been a member of SF for a number of years now. My one particular interest is vintage shoes. Thanks to @davidVC and @smfdoc for leading the vintage shoe thread. For the thread's 2nd anniversary, I am proposing a shoe revival challenge. So pull out your brushes, cloths, conditioners, and...
  5. A

    JM Weston Size 8E

    Amazing pair of JM Weston black wholecuts in size 8E. Please ask for shipping rates. Only registered for security purposes.
  6. Skolyx

    SKOLYX - Shoes, Shoe care, Clothing care and Accessories: Official Affiliate Thread

    Hi! We (Skolyx) are very happy to join the StyleForum community as affiliate sponsors today. Some of you might have heard of us (maybe from the Yanko thread), we are a Swedish online store founded in 2012 and we offer a wide selection of shoes, shoe care, clothing care and accessories. We...
  7. professorclee

    SOLD Saphir Medaille d'Or Shoe Cream Polish for Cordovan - Whisky / Fawn (No. 19)

    1 jar of Saphir Medaille d'Or fawn/whiskey (No. 19) shoe cream polish, each in 75 ml size. Bottles have been sampled but are 99.5% full as can be seen in the images. The Saphir Médaille d'Or Cordovan Cream Shoe Polish is an all-natural cream polish based on beeswax and carnauba with six other...
  8. lullemans72

    Help, leather conditioner stained my new lamb skin jacket

    I just got myself a brand new lamb skin riders jacket I'd set my eyes on for a while. One of the first things I wanted to do was condition the jacket with Creme Delicat from Saphir, so I put a small amount of the cream on a clean cloth and gently rubbed it onto an inconspicuous part on the...
  9. c21ban

    Sold - BNWB Gaziano Girling Kensington Vintage Oak 11 E UK 11.5 US

    Brand New! Gaziano Girling Kensington Oxford Shoes Vintage Oak DG70 Smart Round Last Comes with dust bags, extra, laces, and polishing cloth. Box is slightly damaged as shown. MTO priced at over $1,400.00 US not including shipping costs. Size 11 E UK which is approximately a 11.5 US...
  10. S

    Saphir MDO dubbin use?

    Hi all Would this be the best product for waxed shoes please? And any other observations from your experience? https://www.afinepairofshoes.co.uk/products/saphir-dubbin-100ml Also, some reviews mention light use to rehydrate etc. Would there be any advantages to this over regular use of Reno...
  11. S

    Saphir Super Invulner review/spots after the rain

    Hi all I have a monthly calf shoe routine of a brush, then Reno, usually followed by a coloured wax cream, then at times some polish. Do you think the Saphir spray would be a good idea also? And if so, what are your experiences with it please...
  12. VegTan

    Leather Quality and Properties

    About leather grades and tensile strength; From Direct Selling Shoe Manual (1940). From Analysis of Leather and Materials Used in Making it (1931).
  13. Leaves

    Skoaktiebolaget – Löf & Tung, Carlos Santos, Enzo Bonafé, Saint Crispin’s, Paolo Scafora, Rubinacci

    Hello everyone, It is very exciting for us at Svenska Skoaktiebolaget www.skoaktiebolaget.com to finally be an Official Affiliate Sponsor and I’m going to kick off this thread by giving those of you who do not know of us a little background about our store and our vision. Skoaktiebolaget is a...
  14. allaboutshoes

    HELP! Problem with Kiwi wax polish cracking on shoes

    So I use Kiwi wax polish to polish my plain toe double monks. After a few wearings, the wax I guess dried up and it cracked and flaked and is coming off and it really doesnt look good. I decided to strip the old polish off using saddle soap and after reapplied a few thin coats of kiwi. After 1...
  15. Anden

    Remove "high shine" coating on shoes?

    I got a deal on a pair of church´s tassel loafers. When they arrived they looked really shiny and my shoemaker confirmed what I feared. A thin layer of "high shine coat" was a part of the deal. I prefer a man made shine. Is it possible to remove it from the shoe without ruining it? Thanks...
  16. A Fine Pair Of Shoes


    At www.afinepairofshoes.co.uk we have a real passion for beautiful footwear. We love being involved with shoes, enjoy the look and feel of good quality craftsmanship and above all, we love passing on exceptional footwear to our customers. Most of our products are produced in the United Kingdom...
  17. Mr. Moo

    **The Official Shoe Care Thread: Tutorials, Photos, etc.**

    In this thread we talk about shoe care, post our favorite products, before and after photos of our shoes, etc. There seem to be a few opinions on whether to use wax, paste, polish, cream? On what kinds of shoes? How often? Which products? What to avoid? Etc. Perhaps we can all contribute words...
  18. Athomas

    Saphir Renovateur + Mink Oil

    Hi, Does anyone have any thoughts on how Saphir Renovateur is Mink-oil based? A simple search will yield many posts touting the quality of Renovateur, but at the same time, you have, probably just as many people bad-mouthing mink oil. So what's the deal? Is Renovateur good for high-end...
  19. mr monty

    How often to polish and condition shoes?

    I got this info from "A Suitable Wardrobe". I found it to be a bit much to condition my shoes each time I polished them. I usually use conditioner every 2nd or 3rd polish. http://asuitablewardrobe.dynend.com/...r-at-time.html 1) Apply a conditioner (e.g. Saphir Renovateur). 2) Let shoes dry a...
  20. ASH007

    How to strip and repolish shoes

    I have a pair of Edward Green shoes in which the polish is peeling and flaking. I was wondering if I should strip and repolish or any ideas on how to get a top shine without doing so. Thanks in advance.

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