Leather bags are an indispensable fashion item for fashion followers although more durable than normal fabric bags. But if you do not know how to preserve them, they will quickly deteriorate no matter how good they are. That is why you should immediately learn how to use and preserve the following leather backpack.
How to use leather bags properly
With leather material, there will be a different way of preserving and using it compared to normal fabric. When using leather bags, do not use heavy, sharp objects. Bulky, angular objects should not be put in the leather bags because the nature of the leather material is not elastic, not as tough as the normal fabric. Items in the leather bags must be suitable for the size of the bags and will not cause perforation or tear.
Leather is also less bonded than normal fabric, so it’s easier to tear seams, lock stitches than normal fabric so using heavy items in leather backpacks is something to avoid completely.
To preserve the leather backpack for a long time, you need to avoid the leather backpack where there are narrow spaces such as desks, drawers will make the bag easy to tear, the bag is folded, causing wrinkles, fraying. Therefore, the bags should be hung neatly on the hangers. Hang the bags neatly on the hook, on the shelf to avoid the leather bags being folded.
How to clean the bags properly
To preserve the leather bag effectively, you should wash and dry the leather bag periodically. You should wash the bag by hand will make the bag durable, long-term use.
First, you should take all the belongings in the bag, avoid the items will still be dirt. Use water to rinse the bag a few times, then use soap to mix with water and soak the bagin soapy water for about 10–20 minutes.
Then use a soft brush to rub the fabric inside the bag to clean surfaces and corners. For dark stains, use direct washing soap and then continue soaking for a while to get the stain clean. Necessary to use a soft brush, if using a stiff brush they will create scratches on the bag. Avoid brushing on large parts of the mesh fabric that will cause tearing.
For the outer leather fabric, use a soft cloth, a sponge to gently wipe the surfaces and corners to avoid tearing the bag. You should not wipe the skin layer freely but wipe it vertically, not horizontally.
Rinse with cold water, dry the bag in a cool place, avoid exposure to big sunlight. When the skin bag is dry, a thin layer of the skin surface should be used by polish. It will peel off the skin and soften the skin. This also improves the durability of bag leather.
Hopefully, this will help you to use and preserve your leather bag properly!