24 Mar 2015

air jordan 13 navy flint grey I’d like to repair my high heel boots

When the heel comes off of your boot, your first instinct might be to chuck the boots entirely. Instead, try reattaching the heel with a air jordan 13 navy flint grey few specialty tools available at your local shoe repair. If you don’t already own things like shoe glue, shoe nails and a tack hammer, they’ll come in handy for future shoe repairs and small household craft projects. As me as an example, I always unwilling to throw my high heel boots whose heel come off. I often take them to the shoe repair. Most of the time, they can work for a long time again.

First of all, buff the air jordan 11 12 countdown package heel’s broken surface with 200 grit sandpaper. You want to create an even surface for the glue to stick to, without taking away much of the heel’s raw material. Buff the point of air jordan 12 xii original og attachment on the shoe body, with the air jordan future dark concord dark concord white sandpaper. Clean the exteriors of the heel and shoe before reattaching them; you won’t want to apply the pressure of cleaning on a newly attached heel. Apply cleaner or polish with a damp cloth, then wipe off. Check for shoe nails that are still attached to the body of the shoe. If their points are sticking out, coat them with glue. Air Jordan 12s If none of air jordan 4 oreo black black cool grey the shoe Nike Air Foamposite One nails is still in place, coat the heads of new shoe nails with shoe glue and press them up into the body of the shoe, filling the holes left by the old nails. Coat their tips with glue.

Then air jordan 11 low concord white black concord the next step is air jordan 17 mid black metallic silver to cover the heel and the point of attachment with shoe glue. Use a small paintbrush to make sure the whole surface is coated well. Press the heel into the body of the shoe. Make sure it’s aligned in its original position. Hold the heel in place for two to three minutes, applying constant, gentle pressure to the heel and body of the shoe. Use a clean rag to wipe away any excess glue. Allow the glue to set according to the instructions on the label, then test the heel’s strength by pulling air jordan 9 ix original og black dark charcoal it lightly. Reinforce a still wobbly heel by hammering additional shoe nails into the heel from the sole. Make sure that the nail heads lay flat against the footbed; if you can’t get them to lay entirely flat, cover them with an insole cushion to protect your foot.

Repairing a high heeled shoe can save you time and money. Not only will you not have to buy a new pair of shoes, you will not have to take the time to find that perfect pair. When the heel breaks off a shoe, it can be fixed and with proper care will look and perform like it did new. The cheapest way to repair your shoe is to reuse the original nails assuming you did not lose them when your shoe broke.

Up to now, I have fixed up several pairs of high heels. in general, I often ask for some original nails from the seller when I buy new shoes. At the same time, I collect some bottles of special shoes glue and sandpaper. Therefore, when the shoes of my family and me are broken, I can repair them very well. It not only save some money and time for me, but also make me happy to see the shoes I repair by myself.

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