6 Places That Do Great Shoe Repairs
6 Places That Do Great Shoe Repairs

6 Places That Do Great Shoe Repairs

From general wear and tear to broken straps and snapped heels, your footwear goes through a lot. If yours could do with a bit of TLC, we’ve done the hard work for you and put together a list of the best shoe repair and restoration services who can help bring them back to life.

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Shoe repairing, bag restoration, trainer cleaning… Fabram does it all. Your most-loved items will tend to see the most wear and tear thanks to life’s little accidents – think ink spillages, stubborn stains and deep scratches – and Fabram has the expertise to help rectify it all. When one of the SL ME team had a dog-related accident with a Chanel slingback, Fabram restored the shoe back to its former glory. Located in Harvey Nichol’s, you can also collect Amber points with your service.

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Shoe Repair Dubai

With over 20 years of experience between them, there is pretty much nothing Shoe Repair Dubai team hasn't seen. They always use raw materials and are always on time. Regardless of the type of shoe you have – be it stiletto, golf shoe, polo boot – nothing is too much to ask.

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Known as the only premium leather expert in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and the Middle East, Cobbler is dedicated to reviving traditional, artisan methods and prides itself on its craftsmanship. Just one look at its photo gallery proves its team can repair even the seemingly irreparable. Plus, it’ll even arrange to collect your shoes and then return them back to you at your convenience.

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Italian Shoe Factory

Italian Shoe Factory, based in Dubai, crafts and repairs custom shoes and leather goods. Owner Amin Virani ensures everything happens to the utmost quality, overseeing every step of the process. With experience working on several designer pieces – Louboutin and Hermès included — you can trust your shoes are in good hands. 

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While not strictly a shore repair company, this is where to send your shoes if your collection needs a bit more elbow grease. The newly launched basic shoe package includes a cleaning, polishing, leather conditioning, odour removal, sanitization, and shoelace cleaning service. Plus, the team can pick your shoes up in as little as 30 minutes – ideal if you’re in a pinch.

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Locksmith Dubai

Harking back to the days of old-fashioned cobblers and general ‘handyman’ services, Locksmith Dubai is a traditional do-it-all company – key-cutting and lock-repairing included – and it’s very good value. A ‘no-frills just-works’ company, its shoe repairs are handled by a team of professionals with plenty of experience, and they can handle all types of shoes and leathers.

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