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Happy New Year from The Shoe Snob!

2017 has been a tough year on many levels but probably the best year yet in reality, as I learned a lot about life, struggle, appreciation, the fact that life goes on and feel that I can finally get back up on my feet and again start becoming the person that I want to be. Although appreciating my time in Europe, the people that I met, the experiences had, my business developed, and most importantly […]

December 25, 2017

Merry Christmas from The Shoe Snob

For those that celebrate Christmas, I just wanted to wish you all a very beautiful day with your loved ones and thank you for all of your support in the blog over the last 8 years.  For those of you that do not, I still wish you a beautiful day and hope that you are celebrating today with those that matter most. I am currently in the Dominican Republic giving myself some much needed holiday […]

August 9, 2017

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New Polish Your Shoes Properly Video

Introducing The Shoe Snob’s video guide on how to Polish Your Shoes Properly. All products used can be purchased from The Shoe Snob Shop. Any questions please feel free to post in the comments below… Justin, “The Shoe Snob”

July 7, 2017

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The Shoe Snob Summer SALE!

Today we commence our bi-annual sale on The Shoe Snob accessories offering. Every single-product is discounted at 20% off. Bundled deals though are not further discounted especially as some of them are already saving you more than 20% as is, such as our all of our shoe tree bundles and Leather Belt Bundles With the heat wave that has hit Europe (among elsewhere in the world) our Egyptian Cotton socks are ideal for those that still have to dress up in […]

July 5, 2017

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My Time in NYC Until Now

***pictures mixture of my life here in NYC and shoes to keep the shoe people interested**** (started on Monday) — I am currently on a flight to Los Angeles but wanted to give a small-ish write up on how things have gone for me and the business since landing in NYC on June 15th, 2017. They say that if you can make it in NYC you can make it anywhere in the world and I […]

June 2, 2017

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New Belts 3 for £200 & Father’s Day Gifts From The Shoe Snob

We are excited to announce we have taken delivery of some new colours to add to our belt collection ready for the Summer! There are 4 new colours to choose from in the braided belts (Burgundy, Green, Khaki and Dark Brown). These are a great addition for your Summer wardrobe to wear with jeans,chinos and shorts! On top of that, due to popular demand we have added some more Leather Calf/Suede belts to the collection to […]

May 16, 2017

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The Shoe Snob Leaves UK — Goes to NYC

This is a personal post about my life and where its been and where its going so if you only came for shoes, this will not be for you. So, I have been in the UK since September 19th, 2010 and sure enough my stay here is coming to an unfortunate end as soon as next week. I will then take a small European tour and at the end will find myself ending up in […]

April 14, 2017

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Happy Easter! – Discount on The Shoe Snob

  Dear Readers, We are celebrating the Easter period by offering a 10% discount off all full-price* products at www.theshoesnob.com. Whether you need to stock up on polish for shoeshine Sundays, or add one of our new belts to your collection there is something for everyone. Simply enter code: EASTER10 to redeem at checkout (it is case sensitive) Wishing you all a fantastic Easter weekend. Justin, ‘The Shoe Snob’ *Discount excludes all bundled products. Promotion […]

March 1, 2017

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London Super Trunk Show – World Championship of Shoe Shining

During the London Super Trunk Show on May 13 there will be the first World Championships in Shoe Shining, in collaboration with Saphir, where three finalists will have 20 minutes to polish a shoe as beautiful as possible. This competition is open for amateurs and professionals, and we now open the qualification for the final where you send in a picture of a well polished pair of shoes. In this post you can read all the […]

January 6, 2017

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J.FitzPatrick & The Shoe Snob Winter Sales Now Live!

Today we have launched our Winter Sales for both J.FitzPatrick Footwear and The Shoe Snob accessory site. On The Shoe Snob accessory site, we have discounted everything (with the exception of bundled deals) at 20% off. Now is your time to stock up on creams, wax polishes, brushes and most importantly shoe trees. Just remember that our shoes trees are very form fitting. They are about as close to a generic lasted shoe tree that […]