Save money on the leather items you own by keeping them
supple so they don't split and crack. Apply a leather softener to your leather
furniture at least once a year, and keep it out of the sun. Leather needs
to breathe, so never put leather clothing or accessories in a plastic bag.
Leather is expensive. However it becomes thrift friendly if it lasts a
some additional frugal tips to save money on
- Leather will crack if it gets
dry. Keep it out of the sun and away from heat sources.
- Stains are easy to remove from
leather it you wipe them off quickly. Do not wait to clean up a spill on a
leather sofa. Never use abrasive cleaners on leather. Warm, soapy
water will do the job without damaging the leather.
- Leather differs in quality.
Read the maintenance instructions on the leather items in your home. With proper care, leather should last