Ram Leather Care

Info and Tips

Risky Ornamentation

Risky ornamentation on garments can take the form of fragile buttons, laces, beads and stones, or unique clasps. According to the Federal Trade Commission, all ornamentation must be able to withstand the recommended cleaning process. However, that is not always the case. In the case of leather garments, the care label may simply state “Clean …

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Professionally Cleaned Boots

DIY Leather Cleaners

There are many products available to the consumer for do-it-yourself leather cleaning. Some are even endorsed or branded by certain manufacturers for their products. However, we recommend caution in using DIY products. These new Frye boots were sprayed with a well-known consumer protectant product. The result was unsightly stains and drips from over-spraying. We were …

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Vegetable Tanned Leather

Vegetable-dyed Leather

Some designer handbags are well-known for their distinctive colors and appearance. Some also use vegetable-dyed leather in their signature designs. Vegetable tanning is an age-old process which uses the tannins of organic materials such as tree bark or vegetable matter. There are typically no additional dyes or treatments used on the leather to color or …

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