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Sphi 02-27-2012 09:48 PM

Leaving boots in a plastic bag...? Does it work?
 
My friend told me to make my tall boots more flexible and less stiff, I should clean them like I normally do and then put them in a plastic bag overnight. Does this actually work?

mildot 02-27-2012 10:58 PM

I doubt it.

waresbear 02-28-2012 08:00 PM

If the bag is warm maybe. Heat warms up leather & makes it more pliable. But if the plastic bag is warm, the leather will sweat from any moisture in it & in the bag, you don't want that.

countercanter 03-06-2012 04:20 PM

I don't see how that would work at all. The best way to break in boots is to wear them, clean them, oil them, and wear them some more.


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