How to waterproof leather shoes

Quality leather shoes are an investment - look after them

Quality leather shoes are an investment – look after them
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Want to keep your feet dry? Shoe leather is only as good as the care you give it. Here we take a look at the best ways to waterproof your shoes – tips for keeping rain out, natural oils in, and your toes snug and trench-foot free.
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How to care for a wool suit

Learn from the best British butlers of yesteryear

Learn from the best British butlers of yesteryear
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Dry cleaning chemicals damage your suit’s natural fibres, so the less often you take it to the cleaners, the longer it will last. To help add years to the lifespan of your formal wear, here’s our guide to how to care for a wool suit.

Inspired by the butlers and batmen of yesteryear, these simple but effective techniques work just as well today as they did during the days of empire.
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