I put a sticky name tag on my new suede jacket and now the glue won't come off. Any ideas on how to take the glue off of my jacket?
Diana from Sioux Falls, SD
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By Barry W. (Guest Post)12/10/2008
Yes- Julie was right on! I too put a name sticker on my suede sports coat and it wouldn't all come off. I got a pencil eraser and went at it and it took it off. I read elsewhere that an art gum eraser may be better. Then remembering my first pair Hush Puppies, when they came with a wiry suede brush, I found a little stiff brush and finished it off. It raised all the knap and made it blend in better.
The pencil eraser works. Thanks!!!
I want to kiss whoever suggested this! While moving my friends packed my favorite suede jacket and put 5" of packing tape on it. I thought it was ruined. I used an art eraser and its like new. You're a genius! Thanks!
By Sones (Guest Post)01/30/2007
"Remove dry stains and marks from suede by gently rubbing a pencil eraser on the affected area. Hope this helps. Julie..Happy holidays : ) (12/12/2005)
Thank you so much! This was the perfect remedy for my suede jacket.
By washburndp (Guest Post)05/22/2007
Thank you!! Julie's advice on removing sticker residue from suede with an eraser saved me $40!
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How can gum from a shop label be removed from a suede jacket.
Teagreen from Limerick, Ireland
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