Created by a congressional proclamation in 1994, National Shoe Repair Awareness Week is intended to educate consumers about the economic, environmental and physical benefits of shoe repair, as well as the breadth of services offered by shoe repair shops. This is a tip from the Shoe Service Institute of America, Read more at http://www.ssia.info/
- Start a home care program. Your home shoe care regimen should consist of the following four steps: 10 Clean your shoes with a leather cleaner. 2) Condition the leather to restore oils that are lost through wear. 3) Polish your shoes to restore the color and shine and to seal out dirt. 4) Weatherproof your shoes to protect them from water and oil.