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How to Clean UGG Boots

Freshen up that fancy footwear with these steps to keep you stepping in style.


  • Step 1: Wet the boot Carefully wet the entire boot with a wet sponge or cloth. Do not immerse the boot in water.
  • TIP: When cleaning your boots, clean both at the same time. Cleaning them will change their appearance and you will want them to match.
  • Step 2: Scrub Carefully scrub the boot with a mild detergent and a sponge or clean cloth.
  • Step 3: Stuff with paper Stuff the boot with old newspaper. This will help the boots maintain their shape.
  • Step 4: Place in a closet Place the boots in a closet until they're completely dry -- about 12 to 16 hours.
  • TIP: Direct sunlight and heat may shrink the boots.
  • Step 5: Brush the boot Brush the boot with a suede brush to raise the nap and restore its original texture.
  • Step 6: Protect the boot Spray the boot with water-based weather protector to help keep it looking brand new.
  • FACT: Oprah Winfrey bought 350 pairs of UGG boots in 2000 -- one pair for every member of her staff.

You Will Need

  • Sponges or clean cloths
  • Mild soap
  • Old newspaper
  • Closet
  • Suede brush
  • Spray-on weather protector

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