holes for buckle in the flaps
The size of the strap is approx. 3,2 cm. Buckles with the size 3,2 to 4 cm will fit.
For smaller buckles the straps need to be cut smaller.
Treat wet leather shoes carefully. Remove dirt and sand. Stuff wet shoes with newspaper. Do not use heat. Do not let them dry quickly, but slowly at room temperature. Keep leather clean and use leather conditioner, polish and preserve or weatherproof products.