Dos and don’ts of washing On Cloud shoes
5-step guide to washing On Cloud shoes
Remove Dirt and Prepare Shoes for Washing
Remove any dry dirt from your On Cloud shoes using an old toothbrush or a dry cloth. Take off the laces and insoles, and scrub them with a baking soda and vinegar solution. This will help remove any dirt, grime, or odor from the laces and insoles.
Prepare Warm Water and Detergent
Fill a tub or sink with warm water, but not too hot as it can damage the material. Add a gentle detergent solution to the water, and mix it well to create a soapy mixture.
Soak Shoes in Detergent Mixture
Place your On Cloud shoes in the tub or sink filled with the soapy mixture. Make sure the shoes are fully submerged and allow them to soak for at least an hour. This will help loosen any dirt and grime from the shoes.
Scrub the Shoes
Use an old toothbrush or shoebrush to scrub any gritty parts of the shoes. You can also use a cloth dipped in the soapy mixture to gently rub the shoes. Be sure to avoid using high pressure or hot water, as it can damage the shoes.
Rinse and Air Dry
Rinse the shoes in cold running water, but avoid using high pressure as it can damage the shoes. Squeeze the shoes gently to remove excess water, and stuff them with newspapers to help them retain their shape while drying. Allow the shoes to air dry in a well-ventilated area, but do not use a dryer as it can damage the inner sole.
Can you wash On Cloud shoes in a washing machine?
While it is possible to wash On Cloud shoes in a washing machine, it is recommended to wash them by hand to ensure their longevity. A washing machine can damage the material of the shoes and cause them to lose their shape.
How do you clean the laces and insoles of On Cloud shoes?
Remove the laces and insoles from the shoes and clean them separately with a toothbrush and a baking soda and vinegar solution. This will help remove any dirt, grime, or odor from the laces and insoles.
Can you use bleach to clean On Cloud shoes?
It is not recommended to use bleach to clean On Cloud shoes, as it can damage the material of the shoes. Stick to using a gentle detergent solution instead.
Can you dry On Cloud shoes in a dryer?
No, it is not recommended to dry On Cloud shoes in a dryer, as it can damage the inner sole of the shoes. Allow them to air dry in a well-ventilated area.
How can you protect On Cloud shoes from getting dirty?
You can spray them with a water and stain repellent spray before wearing them to help protect them from dirt and stains. Additionally, avoid wearing them in muddy or wet conditions if possible.