In todays video I will be showing you how to make your laces nice and white again. Using a small brush lightly brush your laces from front to back removing any excess dirt before the laces are washed in a water-based solution.
How to Wash Your Shoelaces.
How to clean shoe laces. You can use a normal detergent a shoe cleaner or a magic eraser to get the stains out. You can clean white shoelaces in the washing machine or wash them by hand depending on the material and your preference. We give some saddle soap recommendations below.
Leave a comment down below if you want to make a suggestion for the next. Even the scruffs should be much whiter. Use a soft-bristled toothbrush to get as much dirt particles out from the shoelaces.
First youll want to grab a toothbrush a stain treatment and a heavy-duty liquid. Mix a Cleaning Solution. Let them sit for an hour or two.
Run shoelaces under a stream of water or use a toothbrush or shoe brush to remove any debris. Add 3 tablespoons of regular bleach to one gallon of water. Dont place the laces in the dryer.
Remove loose dirt or debris from shoelaces. Leather shoelaces are a bit tougher to clean and if you dont have it already youre going to need some saddle soap. A white pillowcase works too but youll be able to.
Cleaning shoelaces frequently is a good thing with warm water and no bleach. After soaking in it you find it easy to clean itself. To clean your white shoelaces with baking soda and hot water use the following steps- As always remove the shoelaces from the shoes.
The best way to clean shoelaces if theyre cotton or some other washable material such as nylon or polyester is to toss them in the washing machine. The dryer can shrink the laces or even damage the tips. Now youre ready to hand wash the laces.
Soak the shoelaces in hot water leaving them inside for a couple of minutes. In a basin make a solution of water and laundry detergent and soak the laces in it for a few minutes. Use a toothbrush to remove any visible dirt from your leather laces.
Pick the laces up and rinse them in running water to rinse off the dirt and extra solution. If youre trying hard to keep your white kicks clean you already know laces are usually the dirtiest part of your shoe. Place the shoelaces in a lingerie bag to prevent them from getting snagged in the washing machine.
Spot treat any bad stains. Wash White Shoelaces By Hand For more control in the cleaning process we recommend washing your laces by hand. Take the laces out and brush them again the solution made most of the dirt loose and now you can brush it off.
How to Clean White Shoelaces by Hand Washing Follow the same steps as those listed aboveremove the laces from the shoes rinse off loose surface soil pretreat with heavy-duty detergent or an enzyme stain remover. Just hang them up to air dry instead or even dry them under the sun. Steps of washing shoelaces with detergents Step 1.
Mix detergents in water then soak them for about 5 minutes. Clean the shoelaces by gently scrubbing. Brush the shoelace as you would do with a white one using a scrubbing brush or an old toothbrush.
Thats because if you dont let the stains set theyre easier to remove. Use laundry detergent or a spot treatment like OxiClean Versatile Stain Remover Powder to attack any noticeable stains. Put the lingerie bag with the shoelaces into the bleach solution.
These instructions are how to clean shoelaces and should be suitable for even white leather shoelaces. Remove the laces from your shoes so you can easily clean the front and back of your shoelaces. First brush off any loose dirt or grime from the laces with your shoe brush or toothbrush.