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Ankle boots, Mary Janes, ballerinas, slippers... If you don't know which one to choose, in our catalogue you will find different models of patent leather shoes to face the spring season with style.

On this occasion, we tell you how to easily clean scratched patent leather shoes at home and make them look as good as new. With this series of steps, your patent leather shoes will always be shiny and ready for all the adventures that await them.

Follow this series of steps and you'll get them wearing their patent leather shoes... really clean!


Dust spots, scratches or stains are the main problems we may encounter when cleaning our patent leather shoes. These inconveniences are what can cause them to lose their characteristic shine.

So, before we start cleaning them, take note of the following tips and let them shine!

  • Children's patent leather shoes are a delicate product that should be treated with care.
  • Scratched shoes should not be submerged in water.
  • Nor should harsh chemicals be used to clean them.


With the adventure of cleaning patent leather shoes you can have a great time at home. It can be a perfect activity to share with the family and teach them to collaborate in this type of task.

First of all, gather the necessary materials for the cleaning. They won't be difficult to find, but they must be the right ones so as not to damage them. The materials you will need are:

  • Soft brush or dry cloth: they will allow you to remove dust and dirt from the upper areas of your shoes.
  • Chamois or soft cotton cloth: will help you to remove stains without scratching your patent leather shoes.
  • Neutral soap: it will help you to clean them in depth and leave them shiny. Avoid perfumed soaps, as their chemical components can affect the material.

Then, follow the steps below to make them as good as new.

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  1. First of all, remove dust and dirt with a brush or dry cloth. This will help you to have them ready for cleaning. Also, you'll avoid scratching the patent leather when you remove the dirt.
  2. Mix a small amount of neutral soap with warm water. Make sure the soap is mild to avoid possible damage. You can also use specific soaps.
  3. Moisten the chamois or cotton cloth and rub gently over the patent leather shoes. Do this slowly and gently. You are about to make them spotless.
  4. Then use the dry cloth to remove the soap. Don't leave any residue and change the water several times.
  5. Leave to dry in the open air. Do not use any type of dryer or heaters, as they can cause wrinkles or stains on patent leather shoes. Also, if you let them dry overnight, they'll be ready for the next day!
  6. Once they're dry, it's time for the finishing touch. Use the chamois to give them a shine. Use gentle circular motions and they'll be ready for a new adventure. It is also advisable to polish them after each use. This will keep them clean and perfect for the next occasion.

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The cleaning of our patent leather shoes is different from other Conguitos models, but following each of these steps, you will be able to keep them intact, they will shine like the first day!


Long live patent leather! In addition to this cleaning routine to preserve them, knowing some little tricks for when they are in the wardrobe, will keep them as good as new. Moreover, it will be very easy for you to do them.


Try to avoid it by all means. Do not store your children's patent leather shoes in damp places or where water can get into them. It is also advisable not to use them on rainy days. However, if they do get wet, drying them quickly is the best option!


The way you store your shoes will make a difference. To avoid scratches from rubbing against other shoes or surfaces, store them separately and use soft wrapping. Cloth or plastic bags will be your ally.

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So, by following each of these steps, you'll be able to shine your shoes. They will look as good as new and will be ready for any new adventure. Moreover, you can combine them with more formal looks or use them to wear them to school.