Washing adidas trainers

(6 Posts)
icelollycraving Mon 05-Sep-16 08:39:33

Dh has got them really filthy. They have some kind of suede, which probably doesn't lend itself to washing. I don't want to bin them but they are in a really grim state.

chough Mon 05-Sep-16 18:13:15

If the alternative is to bin them, you might as well try washing them on a low temperature (in a trainer laundry bag or a pillowcase), then use a suede brush on them.

wallybrains Mon 05-Sep-16 21:52:26

For suede shoes i don't think washing them would be the best idea. Maybe try this shoe cleaner with a cleaning brush, that should clean the trainers right up without damaging the suede material.

Abraiid2 Mon 05-Sep-16 21:54:42

Try one of those white magic eraser sponges.

MaureenMLove Mon 05-Sep-16 22:04:26

Oh I love a pair of dirty trainers to clean up! blushgrin

If they've got suede on them, I wouldn't put them in the machine. I usually use a bit of liquid soda crystals on an old tooth brush for the soles and trim and you could use a suede brush and cleaner too.

icelollycraving Mon 05-Sep-16 22:22:42

Thanks. I will try soda crystals first!

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