Removing Smell from Shoes

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To get the smell out of shoes, I put a mixture of baking soda, baking powder, and cornstarch in a pair of cotton socks and stick in the shoes overnight. It works like a charm.

By Sherry from Onset, MA

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October 31, 20090 found this helpful
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Crumbled newspaper works great too because of the carbon in the news print :-) Thanks for this extra tip :-)

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November 1, 20090 found this helpful
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Spraying with white vinegar also works.

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I wipe out the insides of shoes with rubbing alcohol.

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October 30, 20100 found this helpful
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I buy the generic version of Lysol spray from the dollar store. I spray at night and let the shoes dry overnight. Sweet smelling in the morning.

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November 1, 20090 found this helpful

I use a couple of sprays of Febreeze.

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