Our Boot Care Cloths are made from a durable 100% cotton fabric that has a napped exterior side for applying care products and polishing. On the other side is a non-napped fabric that should be used for cleaning.
Rated 1 out of
leaves lint behindI maintained my Iron Rangers through winter with Redwing's leather conditioner, and thought I'd switch to the boot oil now that the weather has gotten a bit nicer, since there's less need for wax this time of year. My first application of the oil was with one of these cloths. That left lint. I tried letting the oil soak in over night, and then buffing with the cloth. That left lint too.
One of the other reviewers suggested to wash the cloths first. I haven't tried that. If that is the recommended way to use them, then it would be good if some instructions were included.
Note: the lint did wash off with saddle soap, so no serious harm done, just a bit disappointed that this product isn't living up to the usual Red Wing standard.
Date published: 2017-03-28
Rated 5 out of
Excellent Care ClothThere are many comments about these leaving lint behind. I washed them previous to using and there was no lint at all!
Date published: 2017-02-21
Rated 3 out of
High hopes, lower realityThese cloths unfortunately leave lint behind. You can get the lint off with some work and a brush, it’s just a shame they leave lint in the first place. Probably better off using microfiber or an old tshirt.
Date published: 2016-12-30
Rated 2 out of
Leaves lint behindUsed a care cloth to clean my boots, but now they're covered in a very fine lint that is, so far, almost impossible to remove.
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