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Suede heeled boots - will they get ruined easily?

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Niddlynono Fri 03-Dec-10 23:57:12

I've been looking for a nice pair of knee-high, heeled boots and have finally found some but they're suede rather than leather which I really wanted. They're so comfy and tick all the other boxes but I'm worried that the rain and snow will ruin them.
I don't have a car so I walk quite a bit and as I'm quite petite and my trousers are often a bit long I sometimes wear heels when it's raining so my trousers don't get wet. I've never had suede boots before and I'm a bit worried that I won't be able to wear them in the rain or snow. I realise that I can Scotch Guard them but will this really be enough?
Thanks.

Niddlynono Sat 04-Dec-10 07:29:13

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Ottybottom Sat 04-Dec-10 10:10:26

In my experience suede boots always pick up all sorts of marks and stains even after being Scotch Guarded. I've got a lovely pair of brown suede boots that ended up with water marks after the second outing. However, I discovered Boston Suede and Nubuck shampoo - it's brilliant and sorted them right out. I suppose just wear your boots with prudence!

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