6 steps to make your white sneakers look new again

TL;DR – And it won’t take you more than 30 minutes.

White sneakers is a wardrobe must.
I repeat.
White sneakers is a wardrobe must.

It is an essential that every man or woman should have a great pair of white sneakers in their closet. White sneakers goes well with almost everything and it makes every outfit stand out with style effortlessly. They’re so mighty comfortable that you can wear it everywhere and for just about everything.

That said, I also think owning a pair of white sneakers is a commitment. It requires effort when it comes to maintaining it and keeping it as clean and bright as possible.

Well lo and behold, we might have found the easiest cleaning hack for your white sneakers!

Things to prepare:

  • Dish detergent
  • Sodium percarbonate (or oxygen bleach, you can buy them on Qoo10)
  • Water
  • Zip lock bag
  • Toothbrush

  • Step 1: Remove the shoelace.

    Step 2: Put the sneakers and shoelace into the zip lock bag and add 2 litres of lukewarm water.

    Step 3: Add two spoons of dish detergent and sodium percarbonate respectively into the zip lock bag. (Ratio of Dish detergent and Sodium percarbonate = 1:1)

    Step 4: Shake the zip lock bag containing the dish detergent and sodium percarbonate well until it dissolves completely and let it sit for about 20 minutes.

    Step 5: Remove the sneakers and shoelace from the zip lock bag and scrub the remaining stains off with a toothbrush.

    Step 6: Rinse well with clean water and allow the sneakers and shoelace to dry under shade.




    Try it!

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    Author: JW

    I am nice, most of the time!


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