She never had to sand,but mine just needed a little bit of extra care. What were your results for something like a jacket? Guthrie Bowron September 20, - 8: Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Notify me of follow-up comments by email.
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You have successfully subscribed to our newsletter. I have been looking how to dye suede, but had no idea you could change the look entirely! I hope my boots turn out looking as awesome as yours do! I just wanted to say thank you for this tutorial. I bought a gorgeous pair of blush pink nubuck Frye flats and the first day I wore them I dripped something on them that stained them in such a way that I would be embarrassed to wear them.
I washed them, since I had nothing to lose, but the stains persist. I think I will try to give them a brown leathery appearance. I might try using a Tarrago leather dye in Cognac with some hints of deeper brown. Thank you so much for sharing your experience! I used a neutral color cream polish … after the first application I buffed the shoes with a shoe brush. I then used a fine grade sand paper to buff off the nappy areas and reapplied the neutral polish and buffed.
The clogs are beautiful… Thanks for the idea! I just bought a beautiful suede guitar strap with conchos on it. This is fairly uncomfortable, and look a bit goofy. I was wondering if something like this trick with the shoe polish would work, but I thought that maybe a colored shoe polish would stain my clothing.
I was not aware of clear shoe polish until I read your article. Russ, As you mentioned with colored shoe polish, I would assume over time the color would rub off onto your clothes. However, it is the route I would try. One more thing would this work on suede D. You should be a part of a contest for one of the greatest blogs on the web. I have a suedeleather jacket, same color as wallabees, hate suede. To the commentator, please tell us how the undertaking went? What were your results for something like a jacket?
And to the author, I have always disliked suede, though I like both of these posessions and would like to make them more like leather. It is my intention to make them more leather-like and then to treat them to be more water-resistant, because I live somewhere near the sea and I cannot stand that these things cannot be used when it rains. It might take a lot of time and effort, but the results should be the same.
I also am not a fan of suede. I bought these shoes, and then hated myself for getting them in suede even if I liked the shoes themselves. I wanted smooth leather so I am going to use your process! Liquid shoe polish hardens it and does nothing else do u know if black wax or paste polish would work? My suede dc shoes on one side is kinda shiny. Did you sand them enough? I took multiple coats and sanding for it to get to a good finish. I want to do this to nubuck. Just like with normal polished shoes.
German boots in ww1, and the foot section in ww2 were constructed from suede, and soldiers were required to polish them black. Also, if you want to make leather black, soak steel wool in vinegar for two days, then rub the blackened vinegar over the surface to blacken the leather, then polish over to keep the colour.
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Here is the Before and After picture just for reference. Use your brush to rub it in and buff the shoes. I sanded down all areas that I could. This is how it looked, kinda dusty. Then I buffed with the brush. See the nap is nice and smooth now. Just some before and after shots. You may also like. How to Consolidate Make Up July 2, Chick Fil A Friday July 23, Huntsville Hockey Game January 31, How we Reinforced our Ikea Drawers March 26, Favorite Baby Products May 25, German Yeast Raisin Bread May 22, Keto Sausage Breakfast Casserole September 3, Pregnancy Post — 36 Weeks April 27, Andy Scotts October 29, - Michael September 2, - 7: Gabi October 21, - 6: Stephonte Thomas March 14, - 9: Armin June 29, - 3: Thank you so much for posting all the photos too—super helpful.
Derek December 9, - 4: You cannot turn suede into finished leather because there is no skin on it. Maria December 16, - Michele Lee McDonald January 20, - 1: Theresa March 16, - I want to make them shiny as well.
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