Slate Vinyl & Leather Dye
Our Slate grey dye restores, preserves, and conditions leather or vinyl. It won’t flake, peel, crack, or stain clothing and is anti-UV.
Slate is a medium grey color. It is much darker than Ash or Slate but significantly lighter than Peppercorn.
Correct fading, discoloration, stains, and minor scuffs on leather and vinyl with the added benefit of UV protection. Dilute it with Clear Prep+Finish™ to make a glaze for use on aniline or multi-toned leather. Slate bonds to vinyl and leather, acting more like a stain and less like a paint. Application is easy with a sponge, brush, or spray gun. It will not rub off on clothing once dried. Allow the dye to completely cure before getting the surface wet. Each bottle comes with gloves and an extra-long stir stick. Sponge not included.
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Posted by Bev on 16th Feb 2017
I dyed my brown leather, beat up couch, to a slate gray and was completely thrilled with the results. It took no time in between coats and was easy to apply. Just had to apply extra to the seams. I only gave it four coats but may add more later...I was just too excited to have it finished. It won't be completely cured until tomorrow so I don't know how well it will hold up but 100% satisfied at this point.
Posted by Linda Hansen. Canada on 13th Feb 2017
My couch looks brand new. Easy to use, exactly like the videos showed. Very pleased
Posted by Kathy on 30th Nov 2016
I used slate on our 2 maroon leather
recliners. It took 4 applications on each but coverage is total and the chairs look awesome. Small learning curve re how wet the sponge should be but otherwise, super easy application.
Posted by Graham - Queensland Australia on 17th Sep 2016
after having bough 2 bottles when I was last in the USA over a year ago, eventually I decided to dye my tired old cream sofa that we stained and dog scratched I spent the morning cleaning it with flyte which really made the sofa look good without re-dying . In the afternoon I applied 2 coats of slate and bravo my sofa looks like new (ish) I f I had known it was so easy I wouldn't have waited so long to do it. One tip if you have a plush sofa with deep folds between the cushions. Open them as wide as you can and apply the dye, then dry quickly with a hairdryer and then fold some greaseproof paper into the space and let the sofa relax, this stops it sticking together and makes those deep crease look professional. (maybe they should make a skin color and I could use on myself )
Wow and thanks!
Posted by Gary on 28th Aug 2016
Hi Lesandre and CC:
Got the 'slate' and 'stone' dyes (along with the patching compound) yesterday.
2 words: 'WOW' and 'THANKS'. Both the sofa and chair (approx. 15 years old) literally look brand new. Unfortunately, I didn't take 'before' pictures, but the transformations are truly incredible. You're selling a phenomenal product (but you already knew that)!!!
Aniline suite - success!
Posted by Hilary on 26th Jan 2016
The results are top notch. Couldn’t have wished for a better finish!
The match was incredible and just what I wanted to achieve!! I am looking forward to showing off my “new” over 20 years old suite.
A big thank you to your wonderful Company.
It's really as easy as it sounds
Posted by Unknown on 27th Dec 2014
I bought the slate dye to dye a brown leather chair my husband refused to part with . We got new furniture and the brown completely did not match . I found the Rub n Restore product . It really is easy , it took several coats to cover . The chair turned out amazing . The dye was easy to apply and easy to cleanup . Highly recommend the product to anyone .
One of the greatest products ever
Posted by Sue on 24th Aug 2014
My friend was betting that your product would be some kind of rip-off and I would be crying with a ruined sofa, but holy cow! I can't wait for her to see it. I am in the process of re-doing the house and wanted a new leather sofa. We went to yard sales last Saturday, and this one (really nice) house was having a moving sale.
The lady said that she had a sofa that they were selling for $150, and as soon as I saw it, I knew it was coming home. It was the exact style that I wanted. It is vinyl, rather than leather, but it must have been an expensive sofa because it is not some cheap vinyl thing. It was taupe, which really isn't my color, but I knew it was meant to be mine.
I immediately started wondering if I could somehow dye the sofa either gray or black. I came upon your product and watched the video where you turned the dark green chair tan. Well, the charcoal colored dye came today and I got to work immediately. Right away, I knew I had a winner. The sofa looks great! Thank goodness I had taken a "before" picture because no one would believe the difference. Seriously, I am just stunned by how great it looks.
Thank you so much. I had budgeted $1,000 for the new sofa and got off for $150 plus the $60 for your product. The sofa is only a year and a half old and I love it - especially in gray. I have to put one more coat on because I missed a few places, but I am delighted with your product.
You can return products within 60 days of your order for a full refund, even if you've opened them. Refunds may be prorated based upon volume used and re-bottling costs. Shipping costs are excluded.