Leather shoes are very one selection and should take care more than regular once. Leather shoes should be taking a proper care and then it can last a lifetime. Taking care of leather shoes mean starts with protecting them against the elements.
For waterproofing leather shoes several products are available in the market. These products (wax or oils) can keep away water and stains from the leather shoes.
Leather shoes that are waterproofed will last longer and be more comfortable than those that are not.
How to dry out wet Leather Shoes
Do not dry the leather shoes in direct heat. Dry the shoes at room temperature only, if the leather shoes are very wet, then take a newspaper or water absorb tissue paper or blot ink paper to the leather shoes.
It helps to absorb the water in the leather shoes. Dry the leather shoes on a cedar shoe tree if possible, which will help shoes, hold their shape or shoes rack.
Apply to and fro way to rub the stitching and folds with a toothbrush, to remove dirt.
Mix a one-to-one ratio of water to white vinegar for removing salt stains. Dip a soft cloth in the mixture, squeeze it out and gently rub the stains.
Let the shoes to dry how much times required for drying, depends on how wet the shoes are and how deep the stains enter.
If it is required do the wax shoe treatment for leather shoes.
The stains are removed and the leather shoes come to normal condition which is ready to be dressed in!