The best way to protect and care for you leather accessory is first of all clean your piece with saddle soap, (kiwi brand will do) which you can do with a wet cloth and you rub it on until a rich lather develops. Use another wet cloth to wipe off excess. After it’s completely dry, you should use a leather conditioner to lubricate and create a protective coating that will protect your leather piece from the elements. It’s recommended to do this at least twice a year.