markers Tag

Wives’ tales that can ruin the leather seats in your car: Video

Posted: Mar 20, 2012Category: Automotive::Franchise, DIY, Leather Advice From the Pros

Do not use these products to fix leather You might read that you can use window cleaner, nail polish remover, magic sponges, cleaning wipes, hair spray, shoe polish and markers to fix your leather auto interior.  But, these products will damage your leather, and you should not use them. If you leave more questions in the comments, we’d be happy to answer them for you.  You can also find more information in our more in-depth po... [read more...]

Do not use markers to fill in spots on your leather upholstery

Posted: Oct 10, 2011Category: Common Leather Problems, DIY, Home and Office, Leather Advice From the Pros

An example of a spot filled in with a brown marker The business of dying leather is a tricky one, and you really can’t replicate it with any marker.  People come to us all the time asking us to fix problems they’ve created trying to fix a bleached out or discolored spot on their upholstery with a similarly colored marker.  The fact of the matter is that dyed leather usually has many layers and tones, and thinking you can find one marker that... [read more...]