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How To Dry Your Leather Goods

Whenever you are out, with your leather bag, leather jacket, leather shoes, etc, you don't want them to get wet by rain or snow. That is a major rule when using leather, try to avoid getting them wet or soaked. Wet leather can be a real problem. If you’ve ever gone swimming for too long, you likely remember what your skin felt like afterward. Everything dried up like a raisin, wrinkled and numb. You wanted to plunge your hands back in the water to give them moisture again, but that was exactly the problem. More water’s not going to lubricate the skin, and by extension, neither will it lubricate leather. We have to wait for the natural oils our body...

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