It's the most frequently asked question at Fabaaa.com, Are your LV bags made of real cowhide leather that changes color after use? The answer is YES.
different stage of oxidization

see the color difference of the trim that's exposed in the air and the part that's protected by plastic wrap?




Illustration of a successful natural oaxidization

It took about a year to get to this color, but it sure is beautiful.





What we can do to speedy up the color change?

The mini HL achieved the aged look with help from message oil.

other tested and recommend product to help the look are

saddle soap, liquid saddle soap, kiwi leather waterproof balm, olive oil, cooking veggie oil, and some of our clients even used water to change the handles' color successfully.