Wash Canvas Vans

Canvas Vans are a popular and comfortable type of footwear loved by many. Unfortunately, they can become dirty from regular wear. To address this issue, we have compiled a guide outlining the necessary steps to properly wash and maintain your beloved Canvas Vans for a fresh and clean look.

What You Will Need

  • Detergent
  • Soft brush
  • Warm water
  • Two towels

Step-by-Step Guide

Step 1: Remove the laces and inserts from your shoes. This makes the cleaning process easier and more thorough.

Step 2: Using a soft brush, gently brush off any loose dirt or debris from the shoes.

Step 3: Prepare a cleaning solution with warm water and a few drops of detergent. Make sure that the water isn’t too hot as it could damage the canvas material.

Step 4: Dip the soft brush into the cleaning solution and gently scrub away the dirt from your shoes. Pay particular attention to heavily stained areas.

Step 5: Rinse your shoes with warm water to remove the soap. Avoid soaking your Vans completely as this could lead to them losing their shape.

Step 6: Using a dry towel, gently blot your shoes to remove excess water. Be careful not to rub, as this could damage the canvas.

Step 7: Let your shoes air dry. Avoid exposing them to direct sunlight or sources of heat.


And there you have it – a step-by-step guide on how to wash your canvas Vans. Remember, the key to maintaining their good looks and longevity is regular cleaning and proper care.