How to Save (And Dry) Your Wet Shoes

Some helpful steps to save wet shoes.

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Caught in the rain with nice shoes?

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Ok, quick! Shake the shoes of excess water and stuff with newspaper.

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If they have laces, remove them.

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Wait until *most* of the water has been removed and then inset cedar shoe trees (not plastic ones). This will preserve the shape of the shoes, absorb left over moisture, and prevent mildew.

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Airflow over the drying shoes can help prevent mildew. Be careful: do not dry in direct sunlight.

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