How to make leather soles less slippery and other wet weather tips

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Comfortable, breathable, long lasting and good looking – just some of the reasons why leather shoes never fade from fashion. But how, I hear you ask, do you prevent slippery soles from landing you on your backside the first time there’s rain or frost?

Here’s how to make sure you don’t turn turtle in bad weather – a plethora of ways to make leather soles less slippery, plus how to weatherproof and look after your shoes so they keep your feet dry and toasty for years to come.

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Ultimate guide to men’s summer suede shoes

Men's summer trainers from Samuel Windsor in grey, blue and tan suede

Suede takes casual men’s summer shoes to a new level
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Suede and nubuck shoes offer an excellent alternative to leather, lifting the tone of your smart-casual wardrobe and lending dapper dressers a stylish touch of texture and flamboyance. Here are some of our most popular summer suede shoes along with handy style tips on how to wear them…
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Complete guide to men’s deck shoes

Deck shoes from Samuel Windsor

Deck shoes are a stylish choice for summer
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If you’re a yachtsman, you’ll know the value of a decent pair of deck or boat shoes, but this versatile footwear is suitable for a much wider variety of summer activities than just sailing. To help you get the most from them, here’s our complete guide to men’s deck shoes – everything you need to know about looking great on and off the water.
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