Top 3 care instructions for your Leather Bag by

The leather used to handcraft your bag is uniquely soft with a broken in feel. Using a light spray protector is a good choice and can be applied 2 - 3 times a year. Here are a few simple tricks to care for your bag.

1. Store your purse in a cool and dry place. Whenever possible use the dust bag provided to store your purse. Direct sun and heat can and will dry your leather and could lead to cracking and sun discoloration. Dampness can also cause mildew.

2. Wipe your leather down regularly. Using a  slightly damp cloth, you can give your leather bag a wipe down in the case of spills or stains. Avoid using soaps and detergents. Allow your bag to dry naturally in room temperature. 

3. Dry your leather slowly. No matter how many weather reports your read in the morning mother nature will surprise you with a downpour at some point. If your leather gets wet don't panic. Give your leather a gentle wipe with a soft cloth and let it dry slowly. Avoid using heat sources like direct sun or hairdryer to speed up the drying time. Dry your leather in room temperature by letting it sit. Drying leather quickly will change its chemical structure, causing it to become brittle and crack.

Caring for a leather bag really is that simple. If your bag is ever in  need of repair a local shoe and bag repair shop is the best option for fast and affordable repairs.