A leather jacket can be worn for several decades.
With proper care, she is able to maintain an elegant look for a very long time.
But even at the ideal mistress on a jacket in the end there are attritions, and then there is a necessity to paint a skin.
Even if the scrapes occupy a small area,The jacket will have to be painted entirely. Pick up a new dye, which fully corresponds to the old, almost impossible. Sites painted with fresh paint will appear patched. In many cases, you can do without painting. For example, a white jacket can be renewed with milk, black or brown - coffee grounds, wrapped in a piece of gauze.
Should I paint the jacket myself? If you live in a big city, you can take the product to a specialized workshop. Quite often, such services are offered by dry cleaners. It is better if someone from your friends has already used such services. Ask if it's satisfied with the quality of the service.
In the inhabitants of small settlements of choiceUsually not, so you have to solve these problems yourself. Think about what color you would like to paint a jacket. Do not repaint it radically, especially from dark to light. Preferred shades, close to natural.
Go to the nearest specializedshoe shop. Dyes for leather and in retail outlets, where products from this material are traded, and also in large hardware stores are sold. You will surely find several types of paint. It can be liquid, as well as in the form of paste or aerosol. The most qualitative are the dyes Salamander. Any paint is suitable, but the aerosol is more convenient to apply. But it's better to work with aerosols outdoors. It is advisable to wear a respirator or gauze bandage. To work with paste or liquid paint, such serious precautions are not necessary.
Try the paint on a shoe that matches the color. Read the instructions carefully. Clean the product from dust and dirt before painting. Best for this purpose comes slightly moist (by no means wet) foam rubber sponge.
Regardless of which option you areChoose, hang the jacket on the hangers so that it does not touch the floor. It's better to cover the floor and surrounding objects with newspapers, unnecessary rags or something like that. As with the coloring of shoes, clean the jacket with a damp sponge. Spray the aerosol so that the paint covers the product evenly. You need to work quickly. Wait until the jacket has dried, and then repeat the operation.
Staining with liquid paint is a process of severalMore time-consuming. It requires attention and accuracy. Prepare the jacket and hang it in the same way as in the previous case. Paint the paint brush evenly, allow to dry and repeat the procedure.
If you just want to refresh the color, you canUse paste. The jacket in this case it is better to put horizontally. The paste is applied in the same way as when cleaning shoes. Prepare for the fact that the procedure will have to be repeated about once a month.