How to Break in Leather Shoes

Leather shoes are arguably the most comfortable footwear. Once you break them in, that is. Depending on the type of leather, they can be pretty tough at the start.

However, the whole goal of leather shoes is to mold to your foot and become the most comfortable option possible.

So, how to break in leather shoes? Since leather is a natural material, you’ll want to be extra careful when breaking it in. Give your shoes a little extra TLC when going through the process.

Wear them gradually, for short periods at a time.


Wear thick socks!


Try stretching them out with a cedar shoe tree.


Break in Shoes with a Blow Dryer.


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