This is the current list of videos available produced by Advanced Leather Solutions on YouTube. Our YouTube video production is an ongoing effort. They are either task specific (i.e. how to accomplish a specific leather repair task) or are informative about leather. We’ve grouped them into categories to make it a bit easier for you to find a video you’d like to view. If you want us to produce a specific video regarding leather care and maintenance, let us know. We’d love to hear from you.
Title: Anatomy of Leather Restoration from Aniline to Protected
Description: Documents the restoration of leather furniture from a faded and stained aniline (unfinished), to a fully-finished state, explaining the step-by-step process. The result retains the look of the original leather, yet it now has a protective coating that is fade and stain resistant.
Title: DIY Leather Solutions Kit Contents
Description: Produced by Advanced Leather Solutions of Hayward, CA, you will see the contents of a typical consumer DIY kit for restoring worn, faded, and/or stained leather furniture. Thousands of kits have been sold to date. You too can be successful at restoring your own leather with this system.
Title: Leather Jacket Restoration
Description: Leather jacket, originally black, that has faded over time. The jacket is restored to original condition with the products and processes Our DIY system. You'll see the procedure of priming, coloring, and then top coating where we retained the soft feel of the fine leather.
Title: Creating a European Wipe on Mottled Color Affect
Description: This video shows the procedure for creating a hand-wiped, european-style effect. It shows how to re-create that effect that has been worn away on leather furniture. This is a system that DIY clients can use to restore their old, worn, and stained leather items.
Title: Abby's Leather Lesson - 2011
Description: 9 year-old Abby demonstrates how to create a mottling color affect on leather using Advanced Leather Solutions DIY restoration process. This mottling effect creates a more organic or natural look on upholstery leather.
Title: Before-and-After Slide Presentation of DIY Process
Description: This slide presentation was produced by a client of Advanced Leather Solutions using the DIY Leather Solutions Stock Coffee Bean coloring system. It includes body oil extraction, priming, and three coats of Coffee Bean base.
Title: Removing Color from Decorative Tacks After DIY Process
Description: When re-coloring some leather furniture, the decorative tacks can be a problem. One technique is to color over them during the coloring process, and then subsequently remove the color from the tacks. This video shows you how.
Title: Back in Black Leather Coloring System
Description: Demonstrates how to use Advanced Leather Solution's Back in Black color system to restore color to leather.
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