Suede Sneakers [July 2021]

You can wash suede sneakers. You need to make sure you have the correct detergent for suede materials, and on the delicate cycle in your washing machine. When they are done washing, make sure you stretch them back into their original shape. Let them air dry.

Best Suede Sneakers

And a little about what makes each special…

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Ballet Flats

Ballet Flats

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Kelly & Katie from DSW $49.99

A scalloped topline offers feminine charm to the Weslyne ballet flat from Kelly & Katie.


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Golden Goose from SSENSE $410.00

Handcrafted low-top sneakers in silver-tone glittered calfskin and white calfskin suede.


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Golden Goose from SSENSE $445.00

Handcrafted low-top buffed leather sneakers in white.


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Low Top Sneakers

Low Top Sneakers

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Alexander McQueen from SSENSE $460.00

Low-top buffed calfskin sneakers in white.


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Golden Goose from SSENSE $530.00

Handcrafted mid-top suede sneakers colorblocked in tones of grey.


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Golden Goose from SSENSE $560.00

Handcrafted low-top buffed leather and glittered textile sneakers in white and silver-tone.


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Pumps

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Manolo Blahnik from Saks Fifth Avenue $665.00

Manolo Blahnik’s signature BB pump, artfully crafted in Italy of sumptuous suede.


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Off-White from SSENSE $795.00

Low-top paneled mesh and leather sneakers in green and grey.


How Do I Clean Suede Sneakers?

The best way to clean suede sneakers is to buy the special brush designed to clean suede shoes. Make sure they are dry. Always follow the instruction of care listed on the care label. Gently use the brush to remove the dirt without grinding it into the suede. Use an eraser for the stubborn marks. Once they are clean, you need to protect them with spray designed to keep them clean.

What Are Suede Shoes?

Suede is a type of fuzzy leather with a napped finish. It is used mainly for jackets and shoes. It can also be used for purses, etc. It means gloves in Swedish. It is made from the underside of the animal skin, which is softer. It is not as durable as regular leather.

Can You Get Suede Wet?

Nothing disastrous happens when suede gets wet. You want to remove the moisture as soon as you can. The suede will get stiff if you don’t get to clean the moisture off.