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#HauteHacks: How To Make Your Canvas Sneakers Waterproof!

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If you’re absolutely nit-picky, you will relate to that gut-wrenching feeling when you drop something on your sneakers, or accidentally step into gunk.

Your pristine kicks suddenly get tainted unnecessarily, and alas, although you can clean ’em, in your eyes they will never be the same!

Okay, I am done with my dramatics now! But you’ve got to admit that sneakers don’t come all that cheap, so when anything happens to them it is rather upsetting.

Especially during the monsoons, when the muck and the gunk get the worst of your shoes.

ALSO READ: 6 Hacks To Increase The Life Of Your Shoes

I for one have tucked my precious jewels in, but on some occasions, I am compelled to let them out — which is when only prayers can help!

Waterproofing and stain-proofing your sneakers couldn’t get easier than this one hack, and it honestly doesn’t get simpler than this.

All you need is a candle and a hair-dryer, and voila! your sneakers will repel all things evil. Want to know how? Check out this ingenious video!


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