If you love shoes, you’ll love working with George’s.

Our family has been repairing and restoring footwear and leather goods for more than 100 years, resuscitating boots and saving sandals with skill, ingenuity, and good humor. We’ve repaired more than 1 million pairs of shoes over the lifetime of our business, and customers all over the world trust us. Once we’ve worked our magic on your favorite oxfords, sneakers, or pumps, you will, too.

What can we do for YOUR shoes?

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We’ve done Nordstrom’s repairs for more than 20 years. We’re that good.

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Saving America’s soles since 1905. (Does Grandpa Joe have swagger, or what?)

Mpls St Paul Best of the Twin Cities

Voted the Twin Cities’  #1 shoe repair shop by Mpls.St.Paul Magazine!

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Got a beloved pair of shoes that you’ve worn into the ground? Bring them to George’s Shoes and Repair and tap the unrivaled shoe-healing skills of our expert craftsmen (and women). We can breathe new life into tired leather, repair and replace broken hardware, sew tears, restore color, replace soles, and much more. 100,000 loyal customers across America think our service can’t be beat. And they’re right.

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You shelled out hard-earned money into your shoes, and want them to look their very best. We can help.

We pride ourselves in carrying a full line of products and accessories to help you shine, polish, and protect your footwear. We know these products inside and out, so we’re happy to answer any question you may have. (Though we might crack wise while doing so. Fair warning.)

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Handmade shine boxes
Ugg brand shoes
Dansko brand shoes
Minnetonka brand shoes
Haflinger brand shoes
Birkenstock brand shoes
Merrell brand shoes

Our Arden Hills location also sells brand new shoes from trusted companies including Dansko, ugg, Birkenstock, ECCO, and more!
Because we know shoe lovers can never have too many pairs.