How to Wash Your Nursing Shoes: A Step-by-Step Guide
STEP ONE: Wipe your Twelves all over with a CaviWipe.
Try not to smear the spill if possible. If the spill has soaked into the ShiftShield textile (that's the outer layer of your shoe), try taking a clean CaviWipe and wiping the underside of the ShiftShield.
STEP TWO: Remove the insoles and set aside.
STEP THREE: Tie each pair of laces into a bow and tuck inside the shoes.
This step ensures that your laces don't get tangled or stuck in the washing drum!
STEP FOUR: Wash & Wipe
STEP FIVE: Dry your Twelves
- Stuff newspaper into each shoe. Try using smaller, looser balls of newspaper in the front of the shoe and larger, tighter wads as you move toward the back of the shoe.
- Leave in a warm, dry place for approximately 3 to 4 hours.
- Swap out the newspaper (following the same steps as before) and leave for another 4 to 6 hours.
Voila! Your Twelves should be fresh as daisies :)
When using warm water, spot soak with hot water on stain area prior to washing, if possible. We don't recommend using a hot water cycle as it may damage your shoes.
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