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And, the series has returned!

A while back I featured a tip for breaking in your wedding day shoes.  While it is a great idea (and I know many of you brides out there have done it), I found another great option! I stumbled upon this fantastic little find in one of the latest issues of my pile of wedding magazines.


This “Friction Block” is to be used on spots like heels and toes (places where your shoes would rub). It creates a barrier to reduce the rubbing from your shoes.

Now, I have yet to try it (I looked for it in Target this past weekend and no dice), but this could be a great find to keep around the house, not just for your wedding. I know I have suffered a few nights out to wear those cute new pumps.

And, ladies (guys, too), keep those tips coming. We love to feature tips and finds from our readers! Just send an e-mail to Brit at LandlockedBride dot com


  1. Merci for the tip. I will be hunting this down now! Also totally agree with the sock breaking in shoe trick!

  2. Katharine
    2:26 pm on September 2nd, 2009

    I’ve never heard of this, but it sounds amazing!

  3. I haven’t been able to find this stuff at Target either! I read about it in some random magazine and keep forgetting to check at Walgreens!

  4. saw it at walmart, heads up!