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« on: March 12, 2011 06:04:33 PM »

So, the last time I was dyeing leather I spilled a bit down the side of the bottle. I put the bottle away, and months later (today) pulled it out of the box I keep them in.

As it turns out, alcohol based leather dye doesn't dry.



My hands, after three applications of soap and water. I guess I'm stuck looking like Illryia.  Undecided
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« Reply #1 on: March 12, 2011 06:16:08 PM »

Messes that go uncleaned will ALWAYS come back to haunt you! Hopefully it will wear off soon. =)
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« Reply #2 on: March 12, 2011 07:35:46 PM »

Hey:
This happened to me the day before I was the guest of honour at my baby shower.  I couldn't go with bright red hands... nail polish remover worked for me.  If it has ethanol or acetone in it, it should work.  Might dry your skin a little...
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« Reply #3 on: March 12, 2011 09:40:11 PM »

Try spraying some WD40 on your hands.
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« Reply #4 on: March 12, 2011 10:10:26 PM »

>>I guess I'm stuck looking like Illryia.<<

 Cheesy Cheesy Cheesy
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« Reply #5 on: March 13, 2011 01:05:07 AM »

windex or alcohol will clean you right up soap and water do not work on alcohol based products
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« Reply #6 on: February 07, 2012 09:48:51 AM »

I know this is old, but I figured I'd respond for knowledge's sake. Nair will take dye of skin crazy fast.
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