How do I clean and repair leather clothing?
Leather offers the advantage of being a rugged material. It is difficult to make, but not so difficult to maintain when compared to clothing like silk, for instance. There are a wide variety of leather apparel items, such as leather jackets, leather pants and leather shoes. Care of leather items is important, as they can attract stains easily, and leather clothing is especially susceptible to becoming dirty when made with synthetic lining.CleaningThe most common problems you face with leather clothing include cigarette burns, soiling around the collar and rips that occur when clothing gets stuck to sharp substances that can cause it to tear. One of the easiest ways to clean dirt that accumulates around the collar of the jacket or any other apparel is to use a detergent and brush it on the leather. When dealing with stubborn dirt, you can try putting a bit of vinegar on the brush. If the problem persists and when dealing with cigarette ash, the cleaning is best left to a professional dr