How to Remove Ink from Leather?


Leather is porous and the stain can penetrate deep into the hide. Fresh ink stains are easier to remove. Begin by dampening a white cotton cloth or cotton swab with the alcohol. Work from the outside of the stain toward the middle by dabbing with the cloth. You should be able to see the ink transfer to the cloth. Dampen a clean area of the cloth or get a new swab as you see ink coming off to prevent re-staining the garment. Gently, keep blotting away until the ink is gone. Do not scrub harshly as that can remove color and a layer of the leather. Allow the garment to air dry after or between treatments. Once the ink is removed, treat garment with leather conditioner to help it remain supple and smooth.
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The Best Way to Remove Ink From Leather
Leather is the most durable material available, as leather items hold their value over time better than any other fabric item. Although you may try to protect your leather from spills and stains, accidents can occur. Ink from pens or other sources can... More »
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