I Love Polishing My Boots

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    It's Therapy

    I love polishing my boots.  It's so therapeutic.  I don't really know why, I guess it's just concentrating on one little thing and wanting to get it just right... I use little cotton wool balls, dipped in water and then with a little polish on top.  I make little...
    Pricey Pricey
    26-30, M
    9 Responses Jul 15, 2008

    Did some serious boot polishing this morning:)

    Rubbed them with conditioner to:) Its a start!!!!!
    JennyTom JennyTom
    41-45, F
    6 Responses Jan 9
    Donna717 Donna717
    36-40, F
    1 Response Dec 29, 2015

    I made a pair of Redwing work boots last 20

    years just because I polished them up regularly. They finally started falling apart after I started using Neatsfoot oil. I don't recommend Neatsfoot oil. A Redwing shoe store will have better leather care products.
    Mossonarock Mossonarock
    41-45, M
    Dec 30, 2015
    JennyTom JennyTom
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Apr 3
    JennyTom JennyTom
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Feb 3

    Not my boots but my high heels will get some

    special attention today, as I polish the leather:)
    JennyTom JennyTom
    41-45, F
    Apr 3

    I did one pair now I might

    as well do all my boots, its a big task but needs to be done.
    Donna717 Donna717
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Dec 29, 2015
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