Care Instructions for Leather 


Leather is a natural material and probably the most resistant material for upholstery. It requires specific care.  


Basic Advice

Wipe with a soft cloth. Apply conditioner once or twice a year. Do not use shoe polish.


Types of Stains

  • Black ballpoint pen: 90° alcohol
  • Coffee: Mix water with a small amount of ammonia
  • Indelible ink:  Will not come out
  • Grease: Apply a grease dissolving spray. Let dry and brush off
  • Ink pen: Warm skimmed milk or lemon juice
  • Sole marks and wax: Apply a grease dissolving spray. Let dry and brush off
  • Water:  Blot and let dry, then brush
  • Water-based felt pen: Ballpoint pen: Water and, if necessary, a little lemon juice
  • Other stains: See an expert: www.lederpflege.de