How To Take Care Of Your Designer Handbags

Laura Lee
Aug 30, 2022

As you may know, designer handbags aren’t just fashion accessories. They are in fact great investment opportunities. Yes, they can be a bit pricy but can you really put a price on fashion? Now if you are a lady who prides herself on the state of her handbags then knowing how to take care of them will be a great help. Now don’t worry, this won’t be a full-time job. No one really has that much time on their hands. These tips will simply allow you to take care of your designer handbags so that they maintain their value and look.

guest wears a white latte polar oversized / long sleeves / long dress with black embroidered borders seams, a camel shiny leather large Birkin handbag from Hermes

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The first and most simple thing you can do when it comes to taking care of your designer handbags is simply wiping them off every now and then. Every time you decide to use your handbag, you expose it to a number of different things. This includes dirt, makeup, pens and so much more. Now depending on the material, your bag is made of, a simple disinfectant wipe should work perfectly. This will help remove any stains and keep your designer bag clean. With that said, you should know that you should be aware of where you place your bag when you use it.

Next, you need to think about where you store your designer handbags. You may not think it but where you store your designer handbag is very important. Now there are some ladies who think storing their bags in boxes is a good idea but it isn’t. You see when you store your bag in a box, it doesn’t get enough air. This is why it might end up having a mold-like smell to it. To avoid this it is best to store your bags on a shelf where you can clean them often. With that said, try to keep your handbag out of sunlight as this may affect the quality of the material in the long run.