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How to take care of your leather bags

Leather is a very durable material and owning a good quality leather item is a good investment. But how do I give it the proper care? How do I clean it?  Contrary to what you may believe, when it comes to leather care, less is more.  High quality leather goods, like Sonnenleder for instance, have one specific characteristic : The patina will form only after the bag was exposed to the environment (rain, humidity or sunlight).  The patina is a thin layer that forms on the surface and protects the leather.  Applying grease, wax or other impregnation products should be avoided, since it can cause more harm than good.  Wipe carefully with a soft damp cloth (no soap)    Before...

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