Stains can be removed by cleaning and worn finish can be re-applied. Most of the time, we can bring a bag back to like new appearance.
Lowering the heel height by just a small amount can make a shoe dramatically more comfortable.
Our philosophy is to rebuild a shoe exactly as it was made. We use the finest sole leather in the world from the JR Rendenbach tannery in Trier, Germany.
Almost all shoes can be stretched in width. Many shoes can also be stretched in length.
Most boots can be stretched up to 2 inches in diameter. If more room is needed, we can add a panel. We use either elastic or leather depending on the boot.
Yes, we can. If the sole is heavily worn, we can replace the tip or the entire sole. We would thn recommend a red protective sole. Minor nicks or scratches in the sole can be touched up with matching red bottom paint.
Apply a protective sole. They are only 1 mm thick so they are almost invisible. In many cases it can last the life of the shoe. Protetive soles come in a light or dark color and also red for Christian Louboutin shoes.
The craftmen at Brooks are experts at repairing clasps, locks, hinges and seams on purses and bags. Brooks is able to obtain high quality, appropriate replament parts that in some cases make the item look better than new. Brooks also has relationips with high fashion jewelers who can deal with engraving and refinishing situations.
Shoe laces come in a number of standard inch sizes: 27, 30, 36, 45, 54, and 60. For normal shoes, the length is related to the number of eyelets as follows:
6 > 27", 8>30", 10>36", 12>42"
For boots, order the 54" size and then cut them to the correct sizes.
There are two concerns related to shoes exposed to water. Regarding the leather appearance,, try to blot the moisture and then apply a polish. If the shoes remain spotted, the only salvation may be to have them tinted or dyed to a darker color.
The other concern is damage to the construction. Inserting shoe trees or stretchers and drying the shoes slowly will minimize the damage to the lasts, welts and other structural components.
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10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Saturdays (except Summer)
Yes, and we also provide fast curb service. Call us to make arrangements.