Ink on leather

How annoying is it when you notice a ballpoint mark on the outside of your favourite, pale-coloured leather handbag?

If you act quickly, you might be lucky. First try rubbing with a soft cloth dipped in milk. If that doesn’t work, hairspray usually does (applied in the same way).

Best to test on an inconspicuous area first to make sure it doesn’t affect the dye.

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