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How to remove sunscreen from your leather

We told you that you can bring your leather bags to the beach and we mean it. No worries about watermarks, grease stains from food and sunscreen. We are dedicating a whole post on removing sunscreen from your leather. Also, if you are wearing sunscreen on a day to day basis, your leather may suffer from prolong exposure.  We have put together an article on removing all the sticky residue on the leather surface. Do not let the sunscreen set as leather will almost absorb anything it touches. Remember to slap on that waterproofer. So the first step will always be to blot. Blot up as much sunscreen as you can with a soft cloth. Don’t wipe here, or else you’ll...

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Want to keep your bags clear? Learn how to disinfect leather.

How to disinfect leather is the topic for today. A good thing too. Uncleanliness is a pretty resilient pest, and for the first so many thousand years of human civilization, most of the world just kind of had to deal with it. Dung littering the streets, dust caking up boots on long trips, not to mention that horrible smell. But for this great 21st century, we’ve devised sophisticated weaponry to combat this perennial epidemic: invaluable tools known as soap, alcohol, and bleach. We even have ways to re-nourish parched out hide in the form of conditioner. Our supple skin has never been more spoiled.

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What if your leather was left out in the rain ?

This blog was written for you, drenched head to foot in perpetual rainfall, again, because you forgot to bring the umbrella today. In your rush to the door, you dropped your priceless leather handbag on the concrete to soak in the storm cloud’s tears. Now it’s drenched, and ruined, and you can’t even look at it anymore. Yikes!

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Importance of Leather Care and Protection for Leather Boots

Why is it important to know what is the best leather care and protection for leather boots? Allow me to explain. You finally have those leather boots that you've been drooling over for years! But before you start dancing in your boots – you need to care for them. They likely took you a long time to obtain so they should remain in your possession and in good condition for an even longer time. How do you protect these precious commodities? It’s all about learning how to implement the best leather boot care.

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