(Closed) Has anyone stretched satin/fabric shoes?

posted 6 years ago in Shoes
Post # 3
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Helper bee
  • Wedding: October 2012

@moonadea:  Miss Wizard posted a blog about stretching her wedding shoes, which looked like fabric to me.  She stuck wool socks rolled up in them every night and said it worked!

Post # 5
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Helper bee
  • Wedding: May 2012

I have wide feet and can never seem to find cute shoes that come in wide, so I’ve done it before 😉 

Use a hairdryer to get the fabric really hot and then walk around in them for a while. The heat breaks down the glues/ stabilizers in most fabric shoes. It also works well with leather.

You might also look into ordering a shoe stretcher if this is a recurring problem. I know you can get them on Amazon for about $20. They’re worth the money!

Post # 6
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: July 2014

soak in warm water and then put your feet in them till they dry and they will fit perfect

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