You worked hard for it, you earned it, and you absolutely love it! However, it’s time to know how to take care of your designer bags so it will stay looking its best.
1. LEAVE THE STAIN TO THE PROFESSIONALS
Don’t try to remove that ink stain from the outside of your bag or the lipstick mark on the lining – leave it to the professionals who have specialist products that can lift almost anything out of delicate and porous leather. Furthermore, you risk doing more harm than good!
2. AVOID CONTACT WITH WATER
Water and leather do not mix since leather has a permeable nature, therefore try not to get caught in the rain. Dab off – DON’T WIPE – the water on your handbag immediately and leave it to dry naturally, far away from any heat resources.
3. INVEST IN A HIGH-QUALITY LEATHER CLEANER
Protect your bag with a proper leather spray at least once every two months. Otherwise use a leather conditioner regularly to restore flexibility to the leather fibers.
4. TREAT THEM LIKE YOUR BABY
Clean your bag after every use with a clean dry cloth and flip your bag inside out. Moreover, use a lint roller to remove any unwanted particles inside your bag.
5. STORE IT WELL
When you are not using your bag, keep it stuffed with acid free paper in order to retains its shape. Store it in an upright position in their dust bag and stow it away in a cool, dark place, further away from direct sunlight.
There you have it ladies! These are the tips that you can use in order to take care of your designer bags. By applying these rules, your designer bags will keep on looking as utterly gorgeous as it did on the day you bought it home.