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How do I care for knee hogh boots?

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Wearsuncream Tue 06-Nov-12 11:11:06

Just bought some rather expensive (for me) knee high boots but not sure how to store them/look after them so they stay nice (not had a decent pair of boots before). Do I zip them up and stand them up when not wearing them? Should they be laid down? Advice welcome!!!

AuldAlliance Tue 06-Nov-12 12:21:57

You need some of these

Poledra Tue 06-Nov-12 12:27:21

Was just comong on to say what AuldAlliance said - I have a pair of 6-yo knee high boots which still look new mainly due to always putting the boot-trees in them. Stops that crumpling-at-the-ankle look...

LittlePandaBear Tue 06-Nov-12 12:53:44

Agree on the boot trees - but otherwise leave them laid down rather than up, then the ankles won't crumple!

Wearsuncream Tue 06-Nov-12 13:21:40

Thanks everyone!

BeauNeidel Tue 06-Nov-12 20:44:54

I saw on a blog the other day, use magazines rolled up. Cheaper than buying something just for that and you can read them too!

AuldAlliance Tue 06-Nov-12 21:54:43

Empty mineral water bottles are another cheap option.

Whitecat Wed 07-Nov-12 09:43:18

These are great. I bought 3 pairs of clear ones years ago. They do the job well and don't cost much.

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