SWISS SHOE CARE KIT
SWISS SHOE CARE KIT
SWISS SHOE CARE KIT
SWISS SHOE CARE KIT

Banking. Watches. Cheese. Army knives.

There’s a lot to appreciate from the Swiss. They certainly know their footwear! So, be it a KS90, Austrian paratrooper boot, or just your favorite dress shoes, here’s a kit to keep your favorite foot-bearers looking like they just stood up from the bootblack’s chair. Tested by the Swiss military, these shoe cleaning sets come with polish, applicators, brushes, buttons, thread, and everything else needed to soup up your foot armor. All these are packed in suave rubber cases, nice enough on their own to serve as ideal grooming or toiletry kits.

Note: These kits are designed for leather shoes and boots. Don’t forget to follow our Boot Care Guide for the best results, or contact us if you have any questions using them.

Instructions

  1. Stage a shoe-surgery area somewhere with good air circulation using newspapers or cardboard — shoe polish fumes and you don’t want it on your carpet
  2. Use the sole brush (labeled “Schuhburste brosse a souliers”) and cloths to clear any dirt or grime from your shoe’s sole and other rubber parts
  3. Use the clothes brush (labeled “Kleiderburste brosse a habits”), and do the same for all leather parts of the shoe/boot
  4. At any time during steps #2 and #3, if the shoe or boot is incredibly dirty, discolored, or gross, use a scouring pad (or a Scotch-Brite pad) to remove harder-clinging debris
  5. Ensure the shoe or boot is dry before continuing
  6. Apply some of the cream from the red container (labeled “Creme pour L’ Entretien du cuir”) to a clean cloth and rub it across all surface areas of the shoe, except perhaps the bottom sole (at your discretion)
  7. Use a handle (tapered) brush to further apply this cream to any crevices or nooks on the shoe or boot
  8. Apply some of the cream from the black container (labeled “Creme pour chaussures”) to a clean cloth and rub this on the leather parts only — this is not meant for rubber
  9. Use the gloss and shine brush (labeled “Glanzeburste brosse a briller”) to give the shoe/boot a final once-over

Specs

  • 6” x 6” x 2.5” rubber case
  • Three polishing brushes
    • Clothes brush
    • Shoe sole brush
    • Gloss and shine brush
  • Two tapered polishing brushes
  • Two creams
  • Buff cloths
  • Sewing Kit
    • Thread and needles
    • Dark/light thread on spools
    • Extra buttons

Note: Some kits may also include a Scotch-Brite pad, bar of boot wax, and/or extra string.

Condition

Each kit is hand selected and inspected to make sure they include every item listed. Some kits may have further items as noted above. Some cases have names written on the backs or other signs of use.

SWISS SHOE CARE KIT

Rated 4.8 out of 5
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$8.99

Banking. Watches. Cheese. Army knives.

There’s a lot to appreciate from the Swiss. They certainly know their footwear! So, be it a KS90, Austrian paratrooper boot, or just your favorite dress shoes, here’s a kit to keep your favorite foot-bearers looking like they just stood up from the bootblack’s chair. Tested by the Swiss military, these shoe cleaning sets come with polish, applicators, brushes, buttons, thread, and everything else needed to soup up your foot armor. All these are packed in suave rubber cases, nice enough on their own to serve as ideal grooming or toiletry kits.

Note: These kits are designed for leather shoes and boots. Don’t forget to follow our Boot Care Guide for the best results, or contact us if you have any questions using them.

Instructions

  1. Stage a shoe-surgery area somewhere with good air circulation using newspapers or cardboard — shoe polish fumes and you don’t want it on your carpet
  2. Use the sole brush (labeled “Schuhburste brosse a souliers”) and cloths to clear any dirt or grime from your shoe’s sole and other rubber parts
  3. Use the clothes brush (labeled “Kleiderburste brosse a habits”), and do the same for all leather parts of the shoe/boot
  4. At any time during steps #2 and #3, if the shoe or boot is incredibly dirty, discolored, or gross, use a scouring pad (or a Scotch-Brite pad) to remove harder-clinging debris
  5. Ensure the shoe or boot is dry before continuing
  6. Apply some of the cream from the red container (labeled “Creme pour L’ Entretien du cuir”) to a clean cloth and rub it across all surface areas of the shoe, except perhaps the bottom sole (at your discretion)
  7. Use a handle (tapered) brush to further apply this cream to any crevices or nooks on the shoe or boot
  8. Apply some of the cream from the black container (labeled “Creme pour chaussures”) to a clean cloth and rub this on the leather parts only — this is not meant for rubber
  9. Use the gloss and shine brush (labeled “Glanzeburste brosse a briller”) to give the shoe/boot a final once-over

Specs

  • 6” x 6” x 2.5” rubber case
  • Three polishing brushes
    • Clothes brush
    • Shoe sole brush
    • Gloss and shine brush
  • Two tapered polishing brushes
  • Two creams
  • Buff cloths
  • Sewing Kit
    • Thread and needles
    • Dark/light thread on spools
    • Extra buttons

Note: Some kits may also include a Scotch-Brite pad, bar of boot wax, and/or extra string.

Condition

Each kit is hand selected and inspected to make sure they include every item listed. Some kits may have further items as noted above. Some cases have names written on the backs or other signs of use.

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Rated 5 out of 5
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Perfect package

How much more perfect can a product get. If you have real leather boots of any kind treat them to a nice scrub and they will thank you.

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Rated 4 out of 5
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its a boot care kit

Its got brushes and stuff, looks like i could use it to clean my boots. Its a boot care kit.

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Rated 5 out of 5
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Solid kit.

For the price, you won't get better. For double the price, you won't get better. This is a solid kit with great tools. The only recommendation I would make is getting some higher quality cleaner, conditioner, and polish. The brushes and carry kit are amazing though. The only one of my brushes that is in any condition other then "lightly used" would be the polish brush. Even with the polish brush being rather dirty, it worked wonders after a little bit of cleaning. Maybe there should be a "Shoe Care Kit" Care Kit. Hmm. Anyhow, buy the kit. Ivan bless.

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Excellent maintaince kit

Restored the shine to my KS90 boots I've been wearing for work for 4 months. Easy-to-use and compact. Only complaint is now I have to figure out where to get more of the polish and black once I run out.

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