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  • looking after your skins

How to look after your cow and goat hide?

Take dust off regularly with a vacuum cleaner following the direction of the fur.

In case of stains, clean with some Marseille soap on a flannel:
  • rub the stain whilst turning the hide,
  • rinse,
  • leave to dry naturally.

Cleaning after several years use:
  • wash in a bath with flakes of Marseille soap,
  • use water at 30°C maximum,
  • rinse, ideally rinse with a hose outside on a patio area or lawn,
  • leave to dry flat away from direct sunlight.


How long will a decorative hide last?

15 to 20 years.
A decorative hide lasts 15 to 20 years.

How to look after your sheepskin?

Take dust off regularly by shaking or vacuuming.

Every three or four years, wash in the machine:
  • use the wool setting on the machine (without spinning),
  • 30°C maximum,
  • use washing powder or liquid for wool,
  • dry flat away from direct sunlight.

Finish by brushing with a teasel brush (for example, an animal teasel grooming brush).
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