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Nubuck conditioner? & brushes

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by enigma77, Jan 20, 2010.

  1. enigma77

    enigma77 Senior Member

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    Hi folks,

    I have a pair of nubuck shoes that I never conditioned because they were cheap, but they got dirty (with tahini, if you must know) and I'm looking to clean them. I've got some nubuck cleaner and a brush and eraser on order, etc, but am thinking once I get the shoe clean that I should condition it.

    My question is: Can I use regular leather conditioner on nubuck shoes? Or is there such thing as nubuck conditioner? If I can just use the regular stuff, I'll slap some Lexol on it...

    Oh, and while I'm asking questions, do people have experience with this Lexol leather "dressing" that claims to condition while not darkening the shoe?


    Just curious. I'd be interested in a run down of all the different Lexol cleaning/conditioning products and their various differences if someone wants to take the time to do that...

  2. click here

    click here Senior Member

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    Jun 24, 2008
    I would also like to know about this! Could someone answer his questions?

  3. entrero

    entrero Distinguished Member

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    Nopes, there's none. Brush and hope for no major accidents.

  4. pvrhye

    pvrhye Distinguished Member

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    Dec 23, 2010
    화곡동 - Seoul
    I have a pair of cheap nubuck beaters. Oil tends to stay even with products, but regular stains come out quick with a little wire brush action.

  5. Larson McCord

    Larson McCord Senior Member

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