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The Way TO Clean And Dry Your Sports Shoes, Give Them A Fresh Face

Have you ever been in this situation? When you washed your sports shoes especially white shoes with Washing powder and put them outdoors to dry, you found that some yellow stains left on the fabric net of the shoes. Actually, I experienced the situation, and was curious about it. So I tried to wash the shoes with detergent and the outcome is same. Then I washed them with only water but still the stain came back when they dry. What will we do to solve this problem?

Cover the shoes with tissue or newspaper to let them dry

Finish washing the shoes, take the laces out in order to let them quickly dry, cover the shoes with tissues or papers, and put them in a cool dry location. Never make the shoes be exposed to the sun. Why do the yellow   stains leave on the shoes? Chemical reaction happens between the air and the upper of shoes, which causes the stains. You had better take the shoes inside when it is within 24 hours, or the color of stains becomes much   deeper. Dear friends, you should pay much more attention to the light-colored sports shoes, because the yellow stains attack them easily.

Never put the shoes in the dryer

In general, natural dry is the best way for the shoes, which can protect them from grinding. If the shoes are put into the dryer, its pattern more or less is damaged in the rotation of the machine. After drying, their looks may change twisted. So you should never put them in the dryer.

Each shoe brand has its own feature. You can also wash it according to the wash guide.

For example, there are five instructions about how to clean Nike shoes.

  • · Pour 2 tbsp. washing powder into a bucket.
  • · Fill the bucket halfway up with warm water.
  • · Dunk a sponge into the soapy water and begin wiping down the shoes. Ensure that you get all dirt, mud and grime off.
  • · Dip a toothbrush into the soapy water and scrub any extremely dirty parts. This should also be used to scrub the crevices on the soles of the shoes.
  • · Allow the shoes to air dry completely before wearing.


Never put your Nike Airs into the washing machine, dryer or dishwasher. Don’t immerse them in water, and never bleach the shoes. These methods of cleaning will ruin them.

I hope these methods are helpful for you to dry shoes, no matter who you are. Wives can try it, and husbands can keep it for your wives.