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Application of Les Travaux Leather Polishing Cream

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Application of Les Travaux Leather Polishing Cream

We would like to show the effects of Les Travaux Leather Polishing Cream. The pictures in this journal will show you the before and after effect. We selected application on a natural vegetable-tanned leather for prominent showing. Before application: This is an undyed natural vegetable-tanned leather made into a classic bi-fold. Before application, we prepared a horsehair brush, a small canvas fabric and of course, Les Travaux Polishing Cream.  I am not sure if the picture is good enough, but the surface now should be a little matte and natural lighting not reflecting effectively. Application: Put some Les Travaux Polishing...

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Mink Oil application, craftsmen's method

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Mink Oil application, craftsmen's method

In this video, we would like to share how Obbi Good Label's leather craftsmen apply their <Les Travaux> Mink Oil cream on a brown leather belt that has got some stain residue.  You will see that the craftsman uses a leather eraser to rub on the affected area to 'loosen' the stain on the leather surface, And then apply mink oil cream on the horsehair brush, go through the area repeatedly like buffing. The difference between application by brush and the usual application by hands/cloth is that, when mink oil is on the brush, your action of constant buffing has...

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