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Leather Hem Repairs

Posted by Jeffrey Schwegmann on

The hem of my favorite leather skirt has come loose. Can I fix it myself? You can. Small areas can be fixed with a tiny amount of rubber cement. For bigger jobs, consult your local leather care professional. You can purchase leather glues from Amazon.com and find in some hardware stores. You will not need much product. Apply the glue sparingly, you can always add more, but if you over-do it the first time you have mess. Use a Popsicle stick, tooth pick or spatula to spread the glue very thin. Follow the directions on the tube.  Leather hems will be...

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Motorcycle Leather Jacket Restoration

Posted by Jeffrey Schwegmann on

For this motorcycle leather jacket we did a complete restoration. We cleaned and refinished the jacket. We replaced 6 zippers, made new pocket linings, made a new lining for the inside, replaced some snaps and installed a new buckle. It turned out great and the customer will get many more years of wear out this jacket. 

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