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How to Clean a Leather Bag

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How to Clean a Leather Bag

You just got your new leather bag, told your friends about it, and you’re so excited to start using it. Leather bags are very popular, but as leather is a natural material, and depending on the type of leather used in your bag, keeping your leather bag in a good shape takes some maintenance. Especially if you have already invested in a good leather bag, maintaining and cleaning it properly will prevent stains and damages from water and greasy materials, maintain its elasticity and looks, and even help you deal with stains if they occur. In this article, we’ve gathered...

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What is Faux Leather?

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What is Faux Leather?

The animal leather industry is a very large business and you probably have some concerns with how some (or all) of it is executed. As global awareness to animal rights rises, vegan friendly options spring up in all walks of life, from home produce, cosmetics, diet and in the fashion and accessory industry. More and more brands realize consumers’ objections to animals and environmental exploitation and offer products which integrate synthetic materials that would preserve the looks of leather, without the use of animal materials. To answer this demand, many synthetic materials have been developed over the years to emulate...

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What Is Crazy Horse Leather?

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What Is Crazy Horse Leather?

A new craze is spreading like a bushfire across the globe. Fashion enthusiasts are embracing crazy horse leather items as one of the unique fashion statements in their day to day lives. But what are the facts about crazy horse leather?   Is crazy horse leather made of horse skin? The name can be somewhat misleading. Crazy horse leather doesn’t come from horses rather it got its name because this type of leather is quite popular with horse saddles. The material is specially processed to have an antique appearance and has been treated to feel and look aged while retaining...

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