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stretching penny loafers

JordanH.

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hello, all. once again, i've come in need of some assistance with shoes.
i got a pair of penny loafers that i'd like to widen some. the length (14) feels perfect but the width feels much too tight. this is the result of my lady friend buying them for me, which eliminated me being able to try them on first. but, to widen the shoe to the max without any problems, what exactly would i use? i did search and found a 70% alcohol solution that i'd have to almost soak the shoes in. i don't like it because it sounds risky. what would everyone's solutions be for a quick fix?
 

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Take them to a cobbler and ask his opinion. He will likely be able to stretch the shoes for you for $5 or less.
 

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Originally Posted by paper clip
Take them to a cobbler and ask his opinion. He will likely be able to stretch the shoes for you for $5 or less.
This is what I suggest, too. The cobbler can work his/her magic.
 

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Try american heelers. I've used them before, and about to use them again. Just type in the company name, and you should find the weblink.

-tony
 

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