If you’re wondering how to clean handbag hardware, you’ve come to the right place. This article will guide you through the meticulous steps to clean and restore your handbag hardware like a pro.
Materials You Will Need
- Soft microfiber cloth
- Mild soap or detergent
- Soft-bristled toothbrush
- Cotton swabs
- Protective gloves
How to Clean Handbag Hardware – Instructions
- Remove any loose items from your handbag.
- Find a flat, clean surface to work on.
- Put on protective gloves to avoid damaging your skin or the hardware.
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Cleaning the Hardware
- Wet a corner of the microfiber cloth with water.
- Apply a small amount of mild soap onto the wet corner of the cloth.
- Gently rub the soap-laden cloth against the handbag hardware in a circular motion.
- For crevices and difficult-to-reach areas, use a soft-bristled toothbrush or cotton swabs.
- Rinse the hardware by wiping it with another wet corner of the cloth, making sure no soap residue remains.
- Pat the hardware dry using a different section of the microfiber cloth.
- Inspect the hardware to ensure it is clean and free of soap residue.
- Store the handbag in a dry, cool place to prevent future tarnishing.