02:21AM | 12/29/01
Member Since: 12/28/01
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i recently was spray painting in my garage and got paint on some leather shoes that were sitinng outside. it is actually overpray. i have tried everything under the sun to get it off but it won't come off. help!!!!!! shari


03:39AM | 01/14/02
Member Since: 11/16/01
301 lifetime posts
Dear Mom.
Try using a razor blade to scrape off the paint and redye and repolish the shoes.


10:24AM | 01/27/02
Member Since: 04/08/01
17 lifetime posts
Razor blade??????????????? On leather? Good grief.

I'd try a citrus based paint stripper first, but apply it conservatively to a part of the shoe that isn't real noticeable. You might wish to contact a shoemaker as well, to inquire on how the leather might react to such a chemical. Dave


01:10PM | 01/27/02
Member Since: 01/22/02
101 lifetime posts
If alcohol doesn't clean 'em, consider them your "painting shoes" and buy another pair
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