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Phone: 407-869-7757
Hours: M - Fri. 8am - 6pm
Saturday 8am - 2pm
Jamestown Shoe and Luggage Service
931 North State Rd. 434, Suite 1095
Altamonte Springs, FL 32714

Jamestown Shoe and Luggage Service Blog

Thanksgiving Ideas

by Domenic Muto on 11/03/20

Make New Traditions

Thanksgiving may look different this year.  Perhaps, you will be hosting dinner outside, ordering dinner to go, or even visiting close by family.  Jamestown Shoe and Luggage Service offers these suggestions for things to do this Thanksgiving:

•    Head outside for a walk or hike or bike ride
•    Participate in a turkey trot virtually
•    Decorate for the holidays
•    Watch the game or a holiday movie outside under the stars
•    Connect with family members virtually
•    Try a new recipe
•    Get outside and play football
•    Go on a scavenger hunt
•    Play outdoor games
•    Gather around a fire pit and roast smores
•    Host a virtual party
•    Dine together virtually
•    Begin new traditions
•    Try new recipes

Make sure that your shoes are in tip top shape for all of those outside walks, bike rides, and football games.  We have over 30 years’ experience in repairing shoes, leather goods, and luggage.  We can repair or replace heels, tips, soles, and stitching.  We also offer shoe stretching and orthopedic shoe modifications. We welcome all types of shoes including boots, athletic shoes, heels, and athletic shoes.

Pack your backpack and head for a hike this holiday season.  We offer a wide variety of repairs for purses, handbags, leather bags, briefcases, and leather goods.  We can repair or replace buckles, straps, stitching, zippers, and more.  We can also add clasps.

Heading out for the holidays?  Make sure that your luggage is ready to go.  We are an approved luggage repair shop.  We service many brands including Travel Pro, Atlantic, Delsey, Victorinox (Swiss Army Luggage), Ricardo, Skyway, and Briggs and Riley.  We also service other manufacturers and luggage that is out of warranty.  We can repair or replace luggage wheels, luggage zippers, luggage zipper sliders, luggage feet, luggage carry handles, and luggage retractable handles.

We offer a mail in repair service.  Simply visit online at http://www.floridashoeandluggagerepair.com/Mail-In-Your-Repairs.html and print out the form.  Fill out the form, put it with your repair work, and mail it to our location at 931 North State Road 434, Suite 1095, Altamonte Springs, FL 32714.  Once we receive your items, we will call you and collect payment.  We will then repair your items and then mail them back to you.

We are open Monday through Friday from 8am until 6pm and on Saturday from 8am until 2pm.  We are closed on Sunday.  For more information, please call us at 407-869-7757.  Happy Thanksgiving!



Biketoberfest Repairs

by Domenic Muto on 10/22/20

Repair Those Items!

Did you attend Biketoberfest this year?  Did you discover that your saddlebags, boots, and luggage need some TLC?  Jamestown Shoe and Luggage Service can help. We have over 30 years’ experience in repairing shoes, leather goods, and luggage. All of our repairs are done on-site at our location at 931 North State Road 434, Suite 1095, in Altamonte Springs.

Did you discover that your favorite boots need repair?  We can repair or replace soles, tips, heels, and stitching.  We welcome all types of shoes including boots, athletic shoes, and orthopedic shoes.  We also offer shoe stretching and orthopedic shoe modifications.  After repairing your boots or shoes, we polish and clean them.  We offer competitive pricing for our repairs.  Learn more about our pricing online at http://www.floridashoeandluggagerepair.com/Pricing.html.

We offer a wide variety of repairs for leather goods and handbags.  We can repair or replace zippers, buckles, stitching, and more.  We can also add items such as clasps.  Bring in your saddlebags and backpacks and have them repaired and ready to go for Bike Week in March.

Did you notice that your luggage was worn out?  Wheels not moving? Zipper broken?  Our shop is an approved luggage repair shop for brands such as Travel pro, Atlantic, Delsey, Victorinox (Swiss Army Luggage), Ricardo, Skyway, and Briggs and Riley.  We also service other manufacturers and luggage that is out of warranty. Our repair specialists can repair or replace luggage retractable handles, luggage carry handles, luggage feet, luggage zipper sliders, luggage wheels, luggage zippers, and more.

We offer a mail in repair service if you want to minimize travel.  Simply visit online at http://www.floridashoeandluggagerepair.com/Mail-In-Your-Repairs.html , print out the form, fill it out, and enclose the form and your repair work and mail it to our address.  After we receive your package, we will call you to confirm receipt and to get payment.  We will then repair your items and send them back to you.

We are open Monday through Friday from 8am until 6pm and from 8am until 2pm on Saturday.  We are closed on Sunday. For more information, please call us at 407-869-7757.


Stay Active!

by Domenic Muto on 09/24/20

Maintain your shoes, bags, and luggage!

Grab your sneakers, hiking boots, or backpacks and head outside.  While it’s important to still maintain social distancing from others, it’s also important to remain active for both your physical and mental health.  Jamestown Shoe and Luggage Service suggests these activities for keeping active:

•    Lace up your sneakers and head outside for a walk or jog.
•    Pull on your hiking boots and take a scenic hike.
•    Pump up your bike tires and head out for a family bike ride.
•    Learn a new sport such as skateboarding or roller blading.
•    Head out on a camping trip.
•    During rainy weather, stay inside and participate in an exercise class such as Zumba or yoga over Zoom or YouTube.
•    Take up a new hobby such as gardening.
•    Do a DIY makeover on your backyard or home.

These suggestions will help you stay active during these trying times.

Jamestown Shoe and Luggage Service can help you with the maintenance of your shoes, bags, and luggage.  We have over 30 years of experience in repairing these items.  All of the repairs are done on site at our location at 931 North State Road 434, Suite 1095, in Altamonte Springs, FL 32714.

Keep your shoes in tip top shape.  We welcome all types of shoes including athletic shoes, boots, orthopedic shoes and more.  We can repair or replace stitching, heels, tips, and soles.  We also offer shoe stretching and orthopedic shoe modifications.

Bring in your handbags, bags, and leather bags for some much-needed TLC.  Using a backpack for a hike?  We can repair or replace zippers, stitching, straps, buckles, and more on backpacks, bags, and leather bags.  We can also add clasps and repair handle straps.

While you might not be taking a trip to Europe or embarking on a cruise, there are still opportunities for a staycation.  Cabins and hotel rooms are available.  If you are itching to travel then make sure that your luggage is ready to go when you are.  We are an approved luggage repair shop for brands such as Travel pro, Atlantic, Delsey, Victorinox (Swiss Army Luggage), Ricardo, Skyway, Briggs and Riley, and more.  We can also service other manufacturers and luggage that is out of warranty.  We can repair or replace luggage wheels, luggage zippers, luggage zipper sliders, luggage feet, luggage carry handles, and luggage retractable handles.

Can’t make it to our store?  We offer a mail in repair service.  Simply visit online at http://www.floridashoeandluggagerepair.com/Mail-In-Your-Repairs.html. Print out the form, fill it out, and mail it along with your repairs to our address.  Once we receive your items, we will call you with the final price and to obtain payment.  We will then repair your items and then mail them back to you.

Prefer to visit us?  We are open Monday through Friday from 8am until 6pm and on Saturday from 8am until 2pm.  We are closed on Sunday.  For any questions, please call us at 407-869-7757.  Thank you!



School Days

by Domenic Muto on 08/13/20

School Changes This Year?

Does the school year look different this year?  Are you doing remote learning, hybrid learning, virtual school, or face to face?  No matter your choice, Jamestown Shoe and Luggage Service is here to provide top notch service in repairing shoes, luggage, and handbags.

Remote learning or virtual school?  No need to buy new shoes and backpacks this year!  Instead, save money and have your items repaired instead.  We welcome all types of shoes such as athletic shoes, boots, and orthopedic shoes.  We can repair or replace tips, soles, stitching, heels, and more.  We also offer shoe stretching and orthopedic shoe modifications.  After repairing your shoes, we polish and clean them for you.

Do you want to re-use last year’s backpack but it needs a little TLC?  We can help!  We can repair or replace zippers, straps, buckles, stitching and more!  You can use that backpack to store school items, to maintain “normalcy”, or take with you on an outside PE hike or field trip.

We are also an approved luggage repair shop.  Perhaps your big vacation was canceled but you want to get away for a staycation.  Is your luggage ready to go? Or maybe, you don’t plan on traveling soon but are planning your next big trip.  Either way, get your luggage ready to go so you and it are ready to head out.  We service brands such as Travel pro, Ricardo, Skyway, Atlantic, Delsey, Victorinox (Swiss Army Luggage), and Briggs and Riley.  We can also service other manufacturers and luggage that is out of warranty.  We can repair or replace luggage retractable handles, luggage carry handles, luggage feet, luggage zipper sliders, luggage zippers, luggage wheels and more.

Don’t want to venture out yet?  No problem!  We offer a mail in repairs service.  Simply visit online at http://www.floridashoeandluggagerepair.com/Mail-In-Your-Repairs.html.  Print out the form, fill it out, and mail the form back along with your items to 931 North State Road 434, Suite 1095, Altamonte Springs, FL 32714.  Once we receive your items, we will call you to confirm receipt of your package and to collect payment.  We will then repair your items and mail them back to you.

We offer competitive pricing.  Check out our estimated price guide by visiting online at http://www.floridashoeandluggagerepair.com/Pricing.html .  We have over 30 years’ experience in repairing shoes, leather goods, bags, and luggage.  Rely on us for all of your repair needs.

We are open Monday through Friday from 8am until 6pm and on Saturday from 8am until 2pm.  We are closed on Sunday.  For any questions, please call us at 407-869-7757.  We look forward to helping you with your repairs.  Have a great school year!





Sanitize Your Shoes

by Domenic Muto on 07/09/20

Keep Shoes Clean

Due to Covid-19, do you need to sanitize your shoes after going out?  Jamestown Shoe and Luggage Service offers these tips to ensure that your shoes don’t contaminate anything:

•    Take off your shoes when returning home and leave your shoes in the garage or porch
•    You can wash your shoes in the washing machine (if they are machine washable) to eliminate germs
•    Disposable wet shoe wipes are available to wipe down your shoes
•    Shoe sanitizer lights use UVC light to kill up to 99.9% of germs

Experts agree that exposure from your shoes is minimal risk.  However, you can’t be too careful!

Jamestown Shoe and Luggage Service can help keep your shoes, bags, and luggage in tip top shape.  We have been serving Central Florida for over 30 years.  All of our repairs on done on site at our location at 931 North State Road 434, Suite 1095, in Altamonte Springs, Florida 32714.

We welcome all shoes, boots, orthopedic shoes, and athletic shoes.  Our technicians can repair or replace tips, stitching, soles, heels, and more.  We offer shoe stretching and can modify orthopedic shoes too.  We service men’s, women’s, and children’s shoes.

Our location offers a wide variety of repair services for women’s purses, handbags, and leather bags.  We can repair or replace buckles, straps, stitching, zippers, and more.  We can even add clasps.

Is your luggage in need of repair?  We are an approved luggage repair shop servicing brands such as Travel pro, Atlantic, Delsey, Victorinox (Swiss Army Luggage), Ricardo, Skyway, and Briggs and Riley.  We also repair other manufacturers and luggage that is no longer under warranty.  We can repair or replace luggage wheels, luggage zippers, luggage zipper sliders, luggage feet, luggage carry handles, and luggage retractable handles.

Want to minimize your travel?  We offer a mail in repairs service.  Simply visit online at http://www.floridashoeandluggagerepair.com/Mail-In-Your-Repairs.html. Print out the form, fill it out, and mail the form along with your repair work to our address.  Once we receive your item, we will call you with the final price and to receive payment.  After that, we will repair your items and send them back to you.

Prefer to visit in person?  We are open Monday through Friday from 8am until 6pm and on Saturday from 8am until 2pm.  We are closed on Sunday.  For any questions, please call us at 407-869-7757.

Stay safe!