If you want to know something about materials and maintenance, you are in the right place!
When using and caring for our products, please refer to the graphic maintenance symbols on the individual product label or tag. They will tell you how to take care of the Vuchkas. Never remove the tags from the product.
Handle the product gently.
Protect from fire.
Protect from water and rain.
Protect from dusty environments.
Protect from chemical exposure.
Protect from mechanical damage.
Don't overload the handbag unnecessarily.
Do not expose the handbag to direct heat or sunlight.
Follow the maintenance symbols on the label for cleaning and care.
Do not wash the handbag in the washing machine or put it in the dryer.
Don't overload your backpack unnecessarily.
Do not expose the backpack to direct heat or sunlight.
Follow the maintenance symbols on the label for cleaning and care.
Do not wash the backpack in a washing machine or put it in the dryer.
Do not put more cards in the wallet than it is designed for.
Do not overload the wallet with excessive amounts of coins.
Do not expose your wallet to direct heat or sunlight.
Follow the maintenance symbols on the label for cleaning and care.
Do not wash the wallet in a washing machine or put it in the dryer.
Avoid jewellery coming into contact with sharp objects to prevent scratching.
Care for jewellery with respect to the material used.
Clean most jewellery with lukewarm water and mild detergent.
Use a soft microfiber cloth for polishing.
Avoid contact between the lenses and feet of glasses with sharp objects to avoid scratching.
Wash the lenses with detergent and water, rinse and polish with a microfibre cloth.
When cleaning the feet of the glasses, follow the care instructions for the material used.
Wash up to the maximum degrees indicated on the label with similar colours and inside out.
Do not wash in products with chlorine or other bleaches.
Do not put in the dryer or dry in direct sunlight to prevent colours from fading.
Iron at the recommended temperature on the label and inside out.
Follow the maintenance symbols on the label when cleaning and caring for shoes.
Never wash shoes in a washing machine or put them in the dryer.
The soles are easily cleaned with a sponge and soapy water or powdered abrasives.
Clean the uppers according to the material type and maintenance instructions.
It's nice to know what material your Vuška is made of.
Cotton is one of the most common natural fibres in the fashion industry. Fabrics and knits made from 100% cotton are breathable, strong and comfortable to wear. You can safely machine wash cotton clothes at the temperature indicated on the label and let them dry naturally. Iron the cotton at the recommended temperature on the reverse side of the product.
Elastane is an extra-stretchy polyurethane fibre. It can stretch to several times its length and return to its original size. Clothing with elastane holds its shape well, wrinkles less, does not stretch out, and its elasticity makes it comfortable to wear. It is most commonly found in a blend with cotton in T-shirts and underwear. When maintaining clothing with elastane, follow the instructions on the product label.
Bamboo fiber is a purely natural material with many benefits. Bamboo clothing is comfortable, breathable, has antibacterial properties and does not irritate. So it is also suitable for people with sensitive skin and allergies. It will keep you warm in the winter and pleasantly cool in the summer. It wicks moisture away from the skin, so it will keep you dry even if you sweat a little more. Just the perfect material for everyday wear. You can wash bamboo clothes in a washing machine at 30 °C.
Polyester fabric is lightweight, wrinkle-free, doesn't absorb much moisture and dries quickly. It is commonly used as lining and interior material in our handbags, wallets and backpacks. A sponge and lukewarm water mixed with mild detergent will be enough to clean it. Open the cleaned Vuchka and let it dry naturally.
Oxford is a lightweight polyester fabric that is both strong and durable with a breathable polyurethane coating. It repels water and dirt, reflects UV rays, resists abrasion, is easy to clean and dries quickly. A soft sponge and lukewarm water with detergent are all you need to clean it. It can also be cleaned by chemicals.
Polyurethane is a vegan alternative to genuine leather. You can hardly tell the difference by sight and touch. It stands out for its strength, does not crack, resists abrasion, sunlight and moisture very well. Just wash the polyurethane with lukewarm water and a drop of mild detergent and wipe dry. When cleaning, avoid organic solvents and petrol, which can damage your favourite Vuchka.
Neoprene is an extra lightweight polymerised rubber. It is flexible, has thermal insulation properties and is impermeable to water. Never wash neoprene Vuchkas in a washing machine and do not use any detergents. Just rinse it in lukewarm water and let it dry naturally on both sides.
In the production of fibre leather, the waste from genuine leather is broken down into fibrous particles, smaller pieces or dust and then reunited using a binder. This recycled leather looks and feels like genuine leather. Even the care is the same. For normal cleaning, take a soft sponge and water. Use a good quality impregnation to treat and protect the fibre leather. Avoid aggressive cleaning products and do not dry leather Vuchkas on the heater.
In the fashion industry, cork is used as an alternative to genuine leather. Its unique texture makes each accessory a true original. Cork is light yet strong, repels water and dirt and resists UV rays. You can easily clean your natural cork Vuchka with water and mild detergent.
Recycled polyurethane is an Eco-Friendly material that is created by recycling used waste, waste from other production and from unused products. Its composition includes recycled polyester and polyurethane, pure polymers, wood and calcium carbonate. Handbags, wallets and backpacks made from recycled materials are easily cleaned with water and detergent. After rinsing off the detergent residue with clean water, wipe your Vuchka dry with a cloth.
Polyester microfibre is one of the finest synthetic fibres. Its softness is closest to silk. It is often combined with other textile materials, such as leather in fibre leather. Microfibre is water-resistant, does not change its structure, does not stretch or shrink. It is therefore also easy to maintain. To clean it, just take a soft sponge and lukewarm water with detergent.
Felt is a soft yet strong and durable material made by interlacing polyester fibres together. It can naturally form lint on its surface, which can be easily removed with a lint remover. Felt accessories can be hand washed using mild detergent. However, they may lose some of their stiffness and strength during washing.
Polyamide textiles are distinguished by their high dry strength and abrasion resistance. They are easy to maintain and dry quickly after washing. It is often found in swimwear and other sportswear. Polyamide clothing and accessories should be washed at a maximum temperature of 40 °C. Never use fabric softener, do not wring hard, do not dry in direct sunlight, in the dryer or on the heater.
Nylon is probably the best-known polyamide material. It is strong, abrasion resistant, quick drying and easy to care for. For the maintenance of nylon accessories, a sponge, lukewarm water and detergent will suffice. Do not leave nylon accessories in damp environments for long periods of time, they lose their strength. Avoid open flames and acid-based solvents.
Acrylic knit fabric is a soft, lightweight and non-scratchy alternative to natural wool. Compared to wool, it is low maintenance. It holds its shape well, does not shrink when washed, does not attract moths and is less likely to lint. Acrylic accessories and clothing can be washed in the washing machine at 30 °C. Do not use fabric softener, do not wring the knitted fabric, just leave it to dry freely.
The elastomeric polymer EVA is a lightweight, flexible material. Excellent impact protection, non-cracking, waterproof and UV resistant. When cleaning, use a soft sponge and mild detergent to avoid scratching the surface. Allow ethylene vinyl acetate cases to dry naturally at room temperature away from heat sources.
PVC is one of the most widely used plastics ever. It can be made into a successful imitation leather. It is used for handbags, backpacks and wallets. Accessories made of polyvinyl chloride are simply washed with a damp cloth. You can also use detergent or pure rubbing alcohol. After cleaning, wash the surface with clean water and dry.
We're giving tired handbags, backpacks and wallets another chance. Worn or broken bags go to the shredder where we shred them into small pieces. These are then added to polystyrene balls as filling in our seat bags. In their recycled form, they provide additional joy for children in kindergartens, for example.
We use polystyrene balls together with recycled Vuchkas as filling in our seating bags. The balls are lightweight, hypoallergenic, and have a large volume that settles with use over time. You can continuously replenish the balls in the bags.
Rubber is made of natural or synthetic rubber. In Vuch we use it for the soles of shoes. It is light, flexible and waterproof. It's easy to clean with a sponge and a paste of baking soda and water or a powder-based detergent.
Plastics in general are synthetic polymers that have almost unlimited uses. They are often a more affordable alternative to natural materials. For example, they can replace wood, textile fibres or rubber. They are lightweight, yet strong and durable. The plastic parts of the accessories can simply be washed with a damp cloth. You can also use detergent or pure rubbing alcohol.
Metal is used in various alloys to make small components and frames for glasses. In general, it is advisable to avoid contact with sharp objects to avoid scratching the surface. Metal parts can be cleaned with warm soapy water and polished with a microfibre cloth.
Wood is a beautiful natural material. Its unique texture makes each piece of jewellery a complete original. You only need lukewarm water and detergent to clean wooden jewellery and accessories. You can also use a soft sponge or microfiber. Do not use any chemical solvents and do not leave the wood in water for long. Oil or special wax can be used to protect the wood.
Zebrawood is a hard and durable exotic wood from Africa. It has a specific texture with light and dark coloured stripes. Its appearance is reminiscent of a zebra. Clean the zebrawood accessories with a damp cloth and dry. Do not leave them soaked in water for a long time. You can treat the surface with natural oil or special wax.
Skateboard wood is a recycled used skateboard made of maple wood. Jewellery and accessories made of wood can be easily washed under running water. You can use mild detergent and a soft sponge to avoid scratching the surface. Do not use any solvents for cleaning. Do not leave the wood in damp conditions for a long time to prevent it from cracking and darkening.
Bamboo wood is non-absorbent and does not mind prolonged stays in damp environments. It is therefore a great material for sunglass frames. You don't have to take them off your eyes even when swimming. Bamboo accessories are easy to wash under running water, you can also use mild detergent and a soft sponge. Do not use any solvents for cleaning.
Surgical steel is an alloy of several metals. It is one of the most popular materials for making jewellery, watches and jewellery components. Steel is strong, shiny, scratch and rust resistant. Use a soft cloth and soapy water to clean it. After washing, dry and polish the stainless steel with a microfiber cloth.
Take soap and water and a soft toothbrush to clean the zipper teeth and slider. Never use petrol or chemical solvents. If the zipper jams, rub cream or vegetable glycerine all over the zipper.
Cubic zirconia is used in jewellery as a synthetic substitute for diamond. It has similar light refraction and brilliance. You can't tell the difference at first glance. Zirconia can be made in a variety of colours. To clean a cubic zirconia crystal, simply use warm soapy water and polish with a microfiber cloth.
The hallmark 925/1000 marks an alloy of 92.5% pure silver and 7.5% impurities, most commonly copper. All Vuch silver jewellery is of this purity. Silver itself is a soft metal and the addition of other metals makes the jewellery stronger and more durable. Keep your silver jewellery dry, it is prone to oxidation in damp environments. Take a soft cloth or special silver cleaning solution to clean it.
Zinc alloy is used for jewellery components and watch faces. To clean it, you only need lukewarm water or a damp cloth without solvents and alcohol. You can easily polish the metal with a microfiber cloth.
Natural mineral stones and semi-precious stones are beautiful in their uniqueness. Each stone has a different texture, colour and lustre and no two pieces are the same. Wash mineral beads under running lukewarm water.
Features will tell you something more about your purchased products.
Polarizing lenses have a special filter that blocks reflected light and prevents unpleasant glare. The light through the lenses of polarized sunglasses is beautifully sharp, high-contrast and more colourful. Wash the lenses with water and detergent, rinse and polish with a special cloth for glasses.
Vuch sunglasses have a guaranteed UV 400 filter that protects your eyes against both UV-B and UV-A rays. The CAT.3 lens tint lets in 8 to 18% of light.
With a water resistance of up to 3 ATM, this watch is comfortable with moisture and the occasional soaking. For example, when washing your hands and in the rain. It must not be submerged completely. Take a dry microfiber polishing cloth to clean your Vuch watch.
The special stainless steel sunglasses hinges have a flexible opening. This allows the temples to safely extend sideways and make the glasses more comfortable to put on.
Wallets with RFID protection will prevent your contactless cards from unwanted payments. Your account and data are completely safe in such a wallet.