Singlespeed & Fixed Gear - Undying jean dye on a white suede saddle
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10-17-05, 11:21 AM
Does anyone know how to get jean dye off a white suede saddle without ruining the saddle?
10-17-05, 11:38 AM
Start wearing white jeans while you bike?
I have the same problem with dry denim on a bianchi celeste saddle. I rode it the other day with thin black shorts that I sweated right through and the sweat and ass friction rubbed the indigo dye right off.
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10-17-05, 12:25 PM
try softscrub with bleach and use a scrubbing sponge or something with a little bit of abrasive grit. it cleaned my white saddle up a bit, but i still can't get all the discoloration out - it's been too long.
i an old yellow on a bike that's turned green from the blue dye in jeans.
10-17-05, 12:26 PM
hmmm ok... thanks. :)
i ride a white flite saddle and after every ride i give it a quick whipe off with with a damp rag andf the blue comes off. I been doing it for awhile and my seat is still white.
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