How to Clean Your Sneakers, So They Look Brand New Again
Fact: Sneakers are a worthy investment that deserve to be taken care of. Whether your prefer running shoes, trainers, or casual everyday sneakers, the same cleaning rules apply. Unfortunately, knowing exactly how to zhuzh up your sneakers is easier said than done. According to experts, there are specific methods for cleaning sneakers without damaging the material or functionality and, therefore, wearability.
To get a better idea of exactly what steps are needed to properly clean your sneakers, and ensure they don't lose their luster after a few wears, we spoke to The Laundress cofounders and self-proclaimed cleaning gurus Gwen Whiting and Lindsey Boyd, as well as Jerome Thompson, authentication manager for sneaker resale giant GOAT. Read on for their pro tips and tricks of the sneaker trade.