If Your Leather Items Are Dirty, Here's What to Do
When your leather furniture starts looking a little grubby, make sure you clean it in a way that doesn't cause permanent harm, since leather is not the most straightforward material to work with.
DIY RECIPES: Who Knew Fruit Leathers Were This Much Fun?!
Fruit leathers are delicious, chewy, rolled up, dried fruit snacks that you can make yourself. They are made by pureeing your chosen fruit and laying it out on a flat surface to dry.
From Leather to Linen - How to Clean Every Type of Couch
To make this easier, we rounded up a number of expert-approved cleaning tips for 8 different upholstery materials - from linen to leather. 1. Microfiber Cleaning microfiber can be tricky.
Keep Your Shoes in Top Shape with These Tips and Tricks
Leather Shoes Leather shoes are popular because they are comfortable, durable and flexible. Also, one can’t ignore the fact that leather shoes are just plain classy! At the same time, leather is a high-maintenance material and requires regular care.
Use Your Freezer to Clean These 7 Items of Clothing!
Leather You know how your leather jacket, trousers, or skirt can start to smell a bit funky? Well, washing leather is a very complicated process, so instead, just stick the item in a sealed plastic bag and put it in the freezer for 24 hours.
10 Odd Things You Would Be Surprised to Know You Can Eat
Leather This might surprise you the most but it is true: leather is edible. This doesn’t mean, of course, that you begin chewing at your leather shoe or take a bite out of your leather jacket.
Shocking! I Had No Idea You Could Get Cancer From These...
Your Leather Furniture Tanned leather, wooden furniture, cement, and certain textiles can all contain the cancer-causing element, Chromium VI.
Have You Heard This One? A Mistress, a Fiance and a Wife...
All three agreed to wear black leather bras, stiletto heels and a mask over their eyes that evening with their respective lovers. After a few days, they met up for lunch and compared notes.
These Mushrooms Can Be Made Into ANYTHING...
This natural material can be turned into styrofoam, leather, or even bacon... and it comes from the ground. It is a type of mushroom, and scientists have learned to "program" it into behaving like a variety of other materials.
The BEST Ways to Wash Winter Coats and Jackets
Genuine and faux leather outerwear Washing leather items can be tricky, as they can shrink and stretch when immersed in water for a prolonged period of time. For this reason, we recommend handwashing leather items - be it leather gloves, shoes, or jackets.
Excuse Me Miss, But Do You Need a Hand There? (Funny)
Leather Skirts Can Cause Problems On the Bus... funny, video, hilarious, beautiful, joke, woman, humor, bus, funny video, rumble, leather skirt When a beautiful lady attempts to board a bus, little did she know that her chosen outfit for the day was going to cause a whole load of problems...
Joke: Well, It Can't Get Any Worse...
She was decked out in a tight leather mini skirt, with matching tight leather boots and jacket. As the bus rolled up and it was her turn to get on, she became aware that her skirt was too tight to allow her leg to come up to the height of the first step on the bus.
How to Reuse Old Plastic Bags to Make a Laptop Bag
Who knew you can use an iron to laminate plastic bags together and make a strong fabric that feels like leather? Here's how to transform old plastic bags into a sturdy laptop bag.
Avoid Getting These Items Wet When You’re Cleaning Them
If you’ve ever cleaned your jewelry, gas stovetop, leather shoes, or contact lenses with water, you need to read this article. 1. Gas burners The igniters on the burners of your gas stovetop are very vulnerable to water.
How to Clean 'Dry Clean Only' Clothes at Home
How to Clean a Real Leather Jacket Leather jackets can be quite sensitive, so make sure to read the label for any special instructions apart from 'dry clean only' before attempting to clean one yourself.
Spend the Money on These Items and They'll Last a Lifetime
Leather Belt You can’t go wrong with a highly-durable, classic leather belt. Spend the money, get one from a good brand, and keep it for the rest of your life. 6. Gloves The key to a good pair of leather gloves is the quality of the stitching.
Get Scratches Out of Any Surface With This Handy Guide...
Leather Items To get rid of any scratches that have set into your leather belongings, take some baby oil or vegetable oil, and apply it to the scratched area by means of a cotton swab. Rub it into the area in circular motions, before allowing it to dry.
Olive Oil Is Useful All Around the House - Here’s 10 Ideas
Condition leather items with olive oil If your leather bag or furniture looks a bit worn, and you don’t have a dedicated leather conditioner on hand, no worries. Just dap a few drops of olive oil on a clean cloth and buff it into the leather, focusing on the areas with the most wear and tear.
Cleaning Tips: Keep the Dish Soap AWAY From These Things
Leather While dish soap is great for cleaning a pair of dirty sneakers, avoid using it on fine leather. The harsh materials of the dish soap will strip away the natural emollients of the leather and the next thing you know, your favorite leather shoes, purse, or car seat will start to crack.
You Can Do a Lot More With Milk Than Just Drinking It...
Shine your leather shoes Take a clean cloth and soak it in milk, then wipe your leather shoes carefully to get an immediate shine. This can be used for other leather products as well! Make your own yogurt Mix one glass of milk with 1 table spoon of white vinegar or lemon juice.
Did You Know That Many Domestic Things Are Carcinogenic?
Leather Recliner Chromium, another carcinogen, is used in tanning and dying processes for leather, wood furniture, and textiles. A Danish study found that almost half of all the leather shoes imported into the country contained a quantity of Chromium VI.
11 Superb Solutions to Turn an Old Looking Item into New
Leather furniture Wipe scratches from your sofa using olive oil or baby oil, using a cotton swab. Let the oil dry for an hour. If the scratch is visible, repeat the procedure. 10. Furniture, with microfibre upholstery This kind of furniture requires special care.
The MOST Impressive Photos of Morocco We’ve Ever Seen!
The historical city of Fez is most famous for its leather tanneries, with multi-colored leather dyeing vats seen below Image Source: Aurel Paduraru 7.
Steer Clear of These Mistakes to Keep Furniture As New
For the same reason, you should also flip your couch cushions on a regular basis, since textiles and leather are more susceptible to fading, plus you sit on it all the time, so it's even more susceptible to wear and tear than the rest of your furniture. 3.