Leather sofas are amazing pieces to add elegance, charm, comfort and functionality to every living space. They are also durable and last a lifetime but sometimes the leather sofa color may fade or change. So you may wonder how to bring the shine of your leather sofa back, for this purpose, I advise you to keep reading this article to know how you could color your sofa and give it a new look.
Coloring leather sofa is great for many reasons you may want it to look new or you may want to change its look with a new color instead of its regular color to have a new piece without paying too much for an alternative new sofa. Let’s learn how to dye your old sofa with a fresh color.
Above all, you need to purchase your preferred color that is available in special shops for leather stuff or a local tannery as an alternative, you can go for online stores like eBay, amazon and so on. Determine your color shade, and in case, you couldn’t find your favorite one you can try to combine some colors to get your dream one. As an example, if you want a shade of light red but it is not available you can go for deep red color with white you will get your light shade.
Then, you need to place your leather sofa in a well-ventilated area which gives you a good place to work. The next step is to remove any dust or dirt with a wet cloth but not soaking the leather with water. And for deeper clean, apply acetone to your leather sofa and spray your sofa with water without overwhelming it with water.
The last step is to dye your leather sofa with your favorite color; wear gloves to put some dye onto a small clean cloth and then apply to your leather sofa, work in little parts at a time. let the leather sofa dry for a couple hour and then, apply another coat of color, repeat this step till you get your dream shade of color. Finally, get a finisher to get your work done with a glossy or stain finish.