Shell cordovan is a leather with many unique features. While being easy to maintain, it requires a slightly special shoecare routine in order to preserve it's surface and prolong it's lifetime.
As for all treatments, always initially brush the leather gently off of any potential dirt by using a horsehair brush.
The next treatment for the leather upper is executed by using Creme Cordovan from Sapphire Medal D'or. This cream is especially created for cordovan, containing natural oils and waxes. Apply as a regular cream, using either a cloth or Spatula, then use the cloth to gently polish. If the cordovan has a different texture, the absorption takes longer than usual. It is recommended to let the leather absorb the cream for around 30 minutes.
As a final step, apply neutral Pat De Luxe on the world edge in order to create an elegant finish and protect the world. Use a Spatula applier brush or cotton cloth to polish.
When the treatment is completed, you will notice that the unique cordovan shine and luster has been restored.
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