How to Clean a Leather Jacket

The garments leather are a must in the closet of most people, and jackets of this material are generally preferred. Like any garment, it has its special care to keep it in perfect condition for much longer. Followed to the letter the following tips that you are going to give on how to clean leather jackets and see that you can keep clean and free of odors through the years.

Regular care of leather jackets

The leather jackets only need an annual cleaning (unless you have spotted), but to make sure it is in good condition and will last for many years can take certain preventive measures to take care of this material.

  • mmediately removes any stains that might leave a greasy residue on the leather.
  • You should always keep your clothes hanging leather, this prevents cracking.

When buying your leather jacket, you should spray it with a leather conditioner.

Cleaning leather jackets

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To clean a leather jacket you need to have on hand a small vacuum cleaner, warm water, mild liquid soap, sponges, cloths, and a leather conditioner if possible.

Process

Start by cleaning the inside of the jacket, this vacuum is used, it will help to remove all dust and debris that may be inside the jacket. If you need to remove any odor, mix warm water and baking soda , and passes this mixture with a sponge in the area in need. Then you must remove the excess with a sponge and water.

Add the soap in warm water and a clean sponge surface gently jacket. It is important not to rub the sponge hard as you can damage the material must pass only gently.

Then you spend another sponge soaked in water only. This will help remove soap jacket. Spend this sponge as often as you think necessary. To remove excess moisture that may be left, passes over the jacket a clean, dry cloth. Remember not do much friction, just remove moisture.

Let dry completely leather jacket (you can leave her hanging one or two days in the shade) and apply leather conditioner. This is an easy product to use and will return the hydration necessary to the leather.

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You can use these tips cleaning and apply for  care of leather garments .  Do you have jackets or other clothing leather? How clean and you take care of them?