There are many ways to break in a new pair of leather boots, including wearing them at home, spraying them, taking them to a professional and stuffing them. New boots often need to be worn for several weeks before they a... More »

Stretch leather boots by walking around the house with the boots on, stuffing them when they're not in use, or putting them in the freezer with a bag of water inside. If those methods don't work, take the boots to a prof... More » Beauty & Fashion Clothing Shoes

To clean leather boots, stuff them with newspaper, brush off dirt, dab stains with diluted vinegar, wipe scuff marks with baking soda dissolved in water, and polish the boots. This 30-minute process requires newspaper, a... More » Beauty & Fashion Clothing Shoes

To clean a pair of leather Timberland boots, use a leather brush to gently wipe away excess dirt before wiping each boot with a leather cleaner. Use a soft cloth, mink oil and waterproofing spray for conditioning. More »

Frequent wear, timely oiling, getting wet and conditioning are the best ways to soften leather boots. It is a good idea to use multiple methods to soften boots, to speed up the process. More »

Break in new cowboy boots by spraying them liberally with boot stretcher spray. Then, insert a shoe stretcher, and adjust its length and width to apply gentle pressure to the leather. More »

Pair short ankle boots with a pair of skinny jeans in the same color. Short boots also pair well with short dresses and skirts. Avoid looking frumpy by wearing a dress or skirt above the knee with a flat boot. More » Beauty & Fashion Clothing Shoes