Earlier this month, I pulled the trigger on the Terrance boots from Billy Reid. One issue with the boots was the condition of the leather out of the box. There was nothing wrong with it – it was just dried out:
After about five minutes of research, I decided I would give them two good coats of Meltonian.
Meltonian is a shoe cream. The difference between cream and polish is that cream is less dense, and has some conditioning agents. Meltonian moisturizes the leather, and provides some protection against things like salt stains, water spots, etc. The application is easy – rub on.
The boot on the left has two coats vs. the untreated boot on the right:
And the finished product: