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Australian members - where do you source your shoe care products?

apropos

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Just about to run out of Saphir. Ran out of Meltonian middle last year. Both were picked up on a trip to the USA a few years ago. Just wonder - I've only seen Kiwi, Dubbins, Waproo and a smattering of Angelus in 'better' (i.e. specialised) shoe retail/repair outlets. I'm looking for something at the level of Saphir or Meltonian - Kiwi is a no go. Dubbins is middle-of-the-road. Waproo is silicone based, so no go again. Angelus I do not know enough about. I want to support an Australian business - anyone know a shop I can call up and place a order, or an Aussie website I can go to? A Google search so far has been pretty fruitless...
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Franco's Fine Clothier sells Saphir and will ship to Australia. Buy up big and the shipping isn't so bad. The conversion rate now, though, really blows.
 

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Originally Posted by AndrewRogers
Franco's Fine Clothier sells Saphir and will ship to Australia. Buy up big and the shipping isn't so bad. The conversion rate now, though, really blows.
I hear you.

I wish I had done something about my shoe care situation in the middle of last year, when the Meltonian ran out. But no...
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Hey, i use RM Williams saddle dressing and the leather conditioner, not very expensive, both very good and its supporting an australian company.
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unfortunatily i can only find kiwi in the local area for polish.
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Try Collonil (German brand). They are available at Mclouds and Lloyds stores
 

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I bought some of the german brand mentioned above by Collector 23, its really good stuff. the shine is effortless + it has lanolin oil in it as an added bonus.
 

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