When you take care of your leather bags, they will take care of you. Leather bags for women can last for decades when properly taken care of. Preserving the beauty and quality of your investment requires cleaning and condition the leather and storing the bag in the correct conditions.
In addition, there are a few things you can do regularly that will also help to take care of your leather bags.
Keep Your Hands Clean: Leather will naturally absorb oils and other foreign substances that come into contact with it. Therefore, it is critical to keep your hands clean when touching and handling your leather handbag. Over time, the oil from your hands will darken the leather, often resulting in stained spots. Not only will your bag have stains, but the oil residue will also attract dust and dirt, leaving your bag looking dirty.
Store Makeup in a Separate Pouch: Because leather can easily be stained, it is imperative that you store any potentially damaging products, such as makeup, in a separate pouch inside your handbag. This will help to prevent your bag from becoming damaged if something leaks.
Don’t Overstuff Your Bag: We’ve all experienced that moment when we’re tempted to stuff one more item into an already overflowing handbag. When you routinely overstuff your bag, it can have permanent consequences by altering its shape. The best way to ensure that your handbag retains its shape and lovely contours, you’ll want to limit yourself to only carrying the essentials. This also means you’ll want to avoid carrying around heavy objects, as it puts unnecessary strains on the handles. Over time the handles can become stretched or even tear.
Avoid Getting Beauty Products On Your Bag: Beauty products, such as hairspray, gel, etc., can be damaging to your bag. Therefore, you will want to be sure that your bag is not nearby when you touch-up your hair. That being said, when you go to the hair salon, keep your leather bag away from the chair as hair dyes and styling solutions can cause irreparable damage to your bag. Hair products are not the only beauty products that can be harmful to your leather bag. Items such as perfume, spray deodorant, and lotion can also be harmful to a leather handbag.
Keep it Dry: Another important thing to keep in mind to preserve and protect your leather handbag is to keep it dry. Moisture can quickly damage your bag by causing the leather to swell up and lose its shape. If at all possible, avoid using your leather bag on rainy or snowy days. If you happen to get water or moisture on your bag, you can blot it dry using towels to soak up the majority of the water, allowing it to air dry the rest of the way on its own. Do not use a hair dryer or any other type of direct heat to dry out your bag.
As you can see, there are ways in which you can unintentionally damage leather bags for women during regular use. By being mindful of what you are putting into your bag and how it is being used, you can preserve your bag for years to come!
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U.S. Shipping Policy
We offer Free standard shipping on U.S. orders over $99. Orders ship within 1-2 business days. You have 60 days to return your item for any reason. U.S. return shipping labels cost $8.50. It's easy to print return labels at floto.com/easy
Phone operators are available 7 days a week - from 8 a.m. to 12 midnight EST to answer any questions along the way. You can call 1-800-276-2717
Please add 3-4 days to transit time for monogramming.
Most orders ship within 1-2 business days.
Standard Shipping averages 1-2 business days in the Northeast, 3 days to the MidWest and up to 5 days to destinations on the West Coast.
UPS - 4-5 days on average.
Canada - UPS - 3-4 days on average.
Duties and Taxes - you are responsible for duties and taxes that may be imposed by your country + any fees charged by DHL/ UPS / USPS to clear your parcel in customs. If you are shipping abroad please consider this in your purchase decision.
Within 60 days of receipt you can visit floto.com/easyto print a return UPS label and send it back to us for any reason. While the shipping label is free for U.S. orders placed on www.floto.com, there is a restocking fee of $8.50 for returns. The Easy Returns system only works for U.S. orders placed on www.floto.com, for International orders, return shipping is the customer responsibility. You can use any carrier you choose, but we strongly recommend that you get some form of tracking and hold onto it until your return has been received and refund confirmed.
Floto Monogram Return Policy – once you personalize a Floto leather bag, it’s yours and you cannot return it for remorse, however, it is still covered under warranty.
If you would like to exchange for the same bag or different color please visit floto.com/easyto initiate the exchange and print a return label. Our system will automatically generate a new order that will ship when the return is in transit back to us.
If you would like to exchange for a different style please visit floto.com/easyto print a return label. You can choose to Refund the original order or receive a Store Credit to place a new order for the desired item.
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