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Top 5 most asked shoe care questions

Top 5 most asked shoe care questions

How do I best apply Saphir Médaille d'Or shoe polish?

Shoe enthusiasts want to know how to apply the polish optimally. You have two options: You can apply the shoe polish using a cloth. The advantage of this method is that you can thoroughly massage the polish into the leather. The other option is to use an applicator brush. The advantage of an applicator brush is that your hands stay clean, and you can better reach the areas where the sole attaches to the shoe. Generally, you achieve the best result with a cloth. However, you need to clean the brush after use with a bit of dish soap and warm water. When using a cloth, use a small section at a time until it is fully saturated with polish, then it's time to replace it. Here is a guide on how to best hold the cloth.

What color Saphir Médaille d'Or shoe polish should I use for my shoes?

People want to know which color is most suitable for their specific shoes to ensure the best match. We have written an extensive color guide that allows you to quickly and easily determine the right color for your shoes.

How often should I polish my shoes with Saphir Médaille d'Or?

This is a frequently asked question because people want to know how often they should polish their shoes to keep them in good condition. The answer depends on how often you wear the shoes and how you use them. On average, it's best to polish your shoes with shoe cream and shoe wax once every two weeks to once a month. For a compact yet complete shoe polishing routine, we recommend our beginner's guide.

Which Saphir Médaille d'Or shoe polish should I use on my shoes?

A common question we often receive is: What do I need for my shoes? This is often a broad question with multiple good answers. If you want to know the basic essentials for your shoes, we have written a short guide per type of leather that includes the essentials for maintaining smooth leather shoes, suede shoes, and sneakers.

What type of shoe trees do I need for my shoes?

To maintain your shoes in their original shape, you need a pair of shoe trees. Sir Beecs' cedarwood shoe trees have a universal round toe and fit, making them suitable for almost all types of men's shoes. Additionally, we have shoe trees shaped for specific types of shoes, such as our boot trees and luxury limewood shoe trees with a chiseled toe cap. As previously mentioned, Sir Beecs' luxury cedarwood shoe trees also work well in these models.
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