Leather Wallet - Use and Maintenance

Leather Wallet - Use and Maintenance

High quality leather wallet lasts really long time while developing a rich patina. We don't even recommend trying to keep the wallet as new - rather, let the time and experience to show and to look like you. Just make sure that the wallet is made with care using high quality materials.

Therefore, a leather wallet needs care in following special occasions:

  1. If the wallet gets wet, dry it slowly. Don't use a heater such as blow dryer - rather, let it be in the room temperature. That way it will get back to it's original form and feel. If you want to be sure about the form, dry it in a desired form from the beginning.
  2. If the wallet get too dry, rub some moist on it. If you use leather care products, make sure it is made of mostly natural ingredients.
  3. If the wallet gets dirty, wipe it with a damp cloth without detergents. Dry carefully in room temperature.

Good leather wallet handles life well. However, few things are good to keep in mind:

  1. Don't overstuff the wallet. When the leather stretches, it won't go back to its original shape.
  2. Let the wallet breathe - don't wrap in plastic.
  3. If the wallet doesn't have a separate coin pocket, don't carry coins in there.

Following these tips, your leather wallet serves you many years.