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Can tennis shoes and sneakers be repaired?

Absolutely. Many problems that occur with tennis shoes and sneakers merely require a stitch, patch, or slight alterations. Sometimes the soles need to be glued back on. We even have some great options for resoling your tennis shoes and sneakers.

Is there a way to repair the worn out toes on pointy shoes?

Pointy toed shoes get a lot of excess wear. Since your toes dont go all the way to the tip they can flick on the ground causing rapid wearing. Luckily a rubber or leather toe shim can be added and then everything gets covered in a sole protector.

My dog chewed my shoes. Can they be fixed?

We have saved many shoes from the treacherous jaws of puppies. With a little creativity anything is possible. Some shoes may need new straps, or even a wholenew section that has been chewed out. So don't throw your favorite shoes away along with your new puppy. Let us take a look at them first.

My dog chewed my shoes. Can they be fixed?

We have saved many shoes from the treacherous jaws of puppies. With a little creativity anything is possible. Some shoes may need new straps, or even a wholenew section that has been chewed out. So don't throw your favorite shoes away along with your new puppy. Let us take a look at them first.

Can leather shoes be dyed?

Yes. In fact, leather dyeing can make an old pair of shoes looks almost brand new again. Unfortunately it is very hard, and ususally impossible, to dye a shoe to a lighter color. In fact, colors in general are quite hard to acheive. Unless your shoes are white, your best bet for dyeing would be brown or black.

What can I do to keep my shoes in good condition?

There are many ways to keep your shoes looking fresh, clean, and resilient. Firstly, shoe trees are a fantastic way to keep shoes from cracking, sagging, wrinkling, and unevenly discoloring. Wearing your shoes all day makes them expand because they get moist with sweat and salt, then when you take them off at night when they are softer and tend to sag. Then they dry back out and cause cracks, wrinkles and discolorations. Another couple things that are great for leather shoes and boots is saddle soap and leather conditioner. Saddle soap is a fantastic shampoo for cleaning leather, and leahter conditioner keep the leather nice and soft. Thirdly, a weahter sealant can make a world of difference. Silicone spray sealants can reduce the risk of causing permanent damage to the material your shoes are made of. Sealants are especially good for suede, leather, canvas, and nubuck.

Can the calfs of my boots be taken in?

Yes, not all, but many boots can be altered to fit your calfs if the boots are currently too large. These aleterations must be measured instore and usually take at least a couple weeks to complete.

Can you repair dance shoes?

We offer many various service for all kinds of dance shoes including Irish Step Dance shoes, Tap Dance shoes, suede soled Ballroom Dance shoes, and many more. In fact, we once repaired the soles on the shoes of the famous Rockettes.

Can hiking boots be resoled?

Absolutley. VibramĀ® makes many high quality soles perfect for hiking boots. Our repair shops also specialize in inordinarily challenging hiking boot resoling. Some styles may require new "foxing tape" which is the rubber that wraps up along the side of the boot.