Since the invention of sneakers, people have been consistently frustrated by the inevitable creases which appear near the shoes toe.
There was simply no way to stop the shoes from showing this small sign of wear and tear...until now!
YouTuber Shantel De Bonsu has saved us all with a fun and informative video on how to remove those pesky creases from your sneakers!
TRAINER HACK 101 - DE CREASING youtu.be
Shantel also provided step-by-step instructions via Twitter!
A thread on how to get rid of your creases! https://t.co/FYfERrceTZ— YT: Shantel Dé Bonsu (@YT: Shantel Dé Bonsu)1555324975.0
Things you’ll need: - Socks/old clothes/ tissue paper - Small towel/cloth - Iron - Hot water— YT: Shantel Dé Bonsu (@YT: Shantel Dé Bonsu)1555325117.0
Step 1: stuff your shoe with the socks/old clothes or tissue paper to the point where you can’t see the crease anym… https://t.co/QLgietjLtC— YT: Shantel Dé Bonsu (@YT: Shantel Dé Bonsu)1555325117.0
Step 2: wet your small towel or cloth with hot water, then squeeze the water out so it’s damp— YT: Shantel Dé Bonsu (@YT: Shantel Dé Bonsu)1555325118.0
Take notes, people!
Step 3: place your towel or cloth on top of the crease— YT: Shantel Dé Bonsu (@YT: Shantel Dé Bonsu)1555325118.0
Step 4: iron the towel or cloth with VIM but be sure to keep lifting the iron up or you’ll burn your shoe! Dependin… https://t.co/vVkfNPDuyq— YT: Shantel Dé Bonsu (@YT: Shantel Dé Bonsu)1555325118.0
This was the advice Twitter never knew it needed!
@shanteldebonsu https://t.co/aGIjP1ThwN— Marcus (@Marcus)1555383210.0
People started sending Shantel pictures of their newly-uncreased shoes!
HOPE THIS WORKS FOR YA! Send me your before and after pictures too💖💖💖— YT: Shantel Dé Bonsu (@YT: Shantel Dé Bonsu)1555325118.0
https://t.co/lwoWwED3uw— YT: Shantel Dé Bonsu (@YT: Shantel Dé Bonsu)1555336992.0
Vim means energy/power! + here’s some more evidence! https://t.co/Onhaw6TL0v— YT: Shantel Dé Bonsu (@YT: Shantel Dé Bonsu)1555340570.0
Twitter users everywhere were overjoyed at their newfound knowledge!
@courtneypaigee7 @shanteldebonsu That is amazing 😂x— KIERAN (@KIERAN)1555404166.0
@shanteldebonsu @waka_waka_todd This getting added to my bookmarks— ex Falcons fan (@ex Falcons fan)1555439268.0
The best part? Shantel's advice would work on almost any kind of shoe!
@shanteldebonsu Can I be honest and say this is the reason I never bought forces but I’m going to now— rae ..® 🌻 (@rae ..® 🌻)1555371845.0
@shanteldebonsu okay but does this only work on air forces or can i do it with any kind of sneaker or leather shoe— Axel Ortiz (@Axel Ortiz)1555412957.0
Shantel has not only made an impressive video, but done an important service to humanity.
@shanteldebonsu @Shewanttherich the world doesn’t deserve people like you https://t.co/Ls9L3VU77I— 🌿elizabeth☁️ (@🌿elizabeth☁️)1555375855.0
@shanteldebonsu @JVMES4152 https://t.co/09lTUbGJRd— JD (@JD)1555382316.0
If this advice helped you, check out Shantel's other posts!
BTW follow my outfit/sneaker page on insta! @cmysgame - I’ve got a blog coming out soon to show you where items of… https://t.co/aWG5UOSjH3— YT: Shantel Dé Bonsu (@YT: Shantel Dé Bonsu)1555335264.0
@shanteldebonsu @_naommj https://t.co/0TFA707Kxd— YKTRN (@YKTRN)1555462796.0
Next up: getting the creases out of bags!
@shanteldebonsu Does this work for bags, tooo???— Dyonny (@Dyonny)1555383213.0