Banana Peel Shoe Polisher

Do your shoes need polishing? Make a shoe polisher using banana peel and homemade materials!

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Step 1: Banana Peel Shoe Polisher

The Banana Peel Shoe Polisher is the new way to polish shoes with homemade materials.

Step 2: Step 1: Materials:

You need: a banana, string, damp paper towel, Swiffer dust sweeper handle (with the swiffer cloth removed), duct tape, safety pins, rubber bands.

Step 3: Step 2: Attaching the Rubber Bands

Insert rubber bands onto handle as shown in the image. Tape using duct tape.

Step 4: Step 3: Tying the String

Tie the string to the same spot as the the rubber bands and tape with the duct tape. Leave the string on one end of the handle open.

Step 5: Step 4: Peel the Banana

Peel the banana so that each strip is about a third of the circumference of the banana itself. Put the banana elsewhere or eat it.

Step 6: Step 5: Attach Peel to the Handle

Carefully slip the peel through the rubber bands, make sure the inside of the peel is facing up.

Step 7: Step 6: Place Paper Towel on Handle

Use the safety pins to attach the paper towel to the string on the back of the handle. When attaching the safety pins to the paper towel, the pins should be attached close to the center of the towel. Dampen the paper towel using water.

Step 8: Step 7: Finished Product and How to Use

This is the finished result. Keep in mind that this will work best on leather shoes. To use it, wipe the shoe with the banana peel. Once you are done with that, use the napkin side to wipe the banana residue off the shoe.

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    2 years ago

    I didn't know those could be used that way!