How to Clean Leather Motorcycle Gloves

  • 1-2 hours
  • Beginner
  • 10-15
What You'll Need
Clean washcloth
Commercial leather cleaner

If your leather motorcycle gloves have accumulated a noticeable amount of dirt, you may be curious about how to properly clean them. You can rest assured that your gloves can be effectively cleaned in just a few easy steps.

Step 1 - Apply Your Cleaner

Begin this step by applying a small amount of leather cleaner to a clean washcloth. Next, place the glove you wish to clean on one hand, then use the other hand to gently wipe the dirty glove in a circular motion. When carrying out this process, start with the back side of the glove, then clean the palm side. Lastly, clean each finger slot individually, starting from the bottom and carefully working your way up. Repeat this process with your second glove.

Step 2 - Dry Your Gloves

Once both of your leather motorcycle gloves has been thoroughly cleaned, place them on a clean cloth or paper towel in a well-ventilated location and allow them to air dry, taking care to keep them away from sunlight and other assorted sources of heat.

To keep your leather motorcycle gloves gloves nice and clean, it is recommended that you carry out this procedure on a monthly basis if you frequently wear the gloves.