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Cleaning a Canvas Purse or Tote

What you need:

  • Vacuum with attachments
  • Liquid Dish Soap
  • White soft cloth (An old wash cloth works well)
  • Soft Brush
  • Damp micro fiber cloth
  • Protectant Spray like Scotchgard.

How to:

  1. Vacuum the purse inside and out to remove all loose debris
  2. Squirt a good squirt of dishwashing liquid into the cool water
  3. Use the white cloth to applly the sudsy mixture to spot-clean the bag. Don't over wet it.
  4. Use a soft brush to gently scrub stains and soiled areas like the bottom of the bag and handles.
  5. Rinse with a damp cloth.
  6. Blot to remove any excess liquid with a clean soft cloth or towel
  7. Allow to air-dry out of the sun
  8. Treat with a protectant spray, like Scotchgard to keep away dirt and stains