Mason & Smith is Singapore's first established artisanal leather care and shoe shine bar that grew from an obsession with restoring vintage men's shoes. Reserving the traditional methods of shoe shining to its deserved lustre, the craftsmen offer different grades of leather care services strictly by hand alongside the best products available. In addition, the brand retails a full range of in-house and Saphir products.
Shoes are cleaned and polished using both creams and waxes.
Shoes are cleaned, moisturised and polished using both creams and waxes. Subsequently, shoes are finished off with a mirror shine on the toe cap and back counter.
Shoes are cleaned and moisturised thoroughly, allowing the leather to breathe between each layer of leather cream. Shoes are then left to sit for at least 12 hours with the moisturiser before the signature shine—insides of the shoes are disinfected alongside heels and edges retouched with creams and waxes.
Shoes are cleaned and moisturised thoroughly with the insides of the shoes disinfected with our in-house selection of premium whisky concoction. Shoes are then left to sit for at least 12 hours with the moisturiser before the shine—uppers are polished with the unique concoction that leaves your shoes with a sweet whisky aroma.
Suede shoes are brushed and cleaned to remove accumulated dirt and dust over time. A protective spray is then coated on the shoe for waterproofing purposes.
Entirely handcrafted, patina refers to the option of recolouring a pair of footwear to the individual's desired colour and shade. Applies for both leather and suede, it can be performed on neutral-coloured, light to medium coloured leather and, only in some cases, on dark-colored shoes.