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Raleigh Restorations e-Books (Special Discount)!


Tired of waiting for answers or digging through tons of conflicting YouTube tutorials and more? Based on some of the most frequently asked questions we receive, Raleigh Restorations E-Book Series covers the following topics in depth:

Midsoles 101:
  • Prepping/stripping
  • 3 different methods to strip midsoles
  • identifying midsoles for best method
  • clearing/cleaning/repainting around Air units
  • Painting (process) to avoid cracking and peeling!
  • Taping tips
  • 2 tone and more complex midsoles (multi colored)
  • Fixing damaged midsoles and smoothing tips/tricks
  • More!

Synthetics 101:

  • How to prep
  • Avoid cracking/peeling/chipping
  • Cover all products needed and used
  • All processes (tips and tricks)
  • Best finishers and protectants
  • Foamposites, cleats, basketball sneakers, and more!
  • Testing for durability (non-cracking/peeling)!

Leather 101:

  • The RIGHT way to prep Leather
  • Leather dyes
  • Painting leather (extra tips and tricks)
  • Stencil work in general, and on leather!
  • Making your customs stand out! (details tips/tricks)
  • Bonus info and tutorials!

Dyes 101:

  • Rubber and Plastic
  • Suede, Nubuck, Durabuck and more
  • Dyeing Soles
  • Dyeing boost/foam midsoles
  • Mesh, Primeknit, Cotton, Sockliners and more soft materials
  • Bonus tip (changing black suede/nubuck to another color)!
  • How to keep soft fabrics ACTUALLY SOFT and durable!

Whether you're still learning and want a step-by-step guide, or you're a seasoned restorer/custom artist who could use a reference from time to time, these books are sure to take your work to the next level!