Raw riempies must be submerged in COLD water until it is soft. Feed the riempies through the chair leaving a slack. As they dry the riempies will contract therefore leave enough slack not to break your chairs. , DO NOT SUBMERGE IN HOT WATER !! THEY WILL CRACK & BREAK
ALUMINIUM (WHITE) RIEMPIES
White riempies are treated with Aluminium Sulphate , DO NOT SUBMERGE THE RIEMPIES IN WATER!! THEY HAVE BEEN TREATED . Feed the riempies directly on the chair as is.
COLOURED RIEMPIES (THONGS)
Thongs have been cut from Upholstery Hides (approx 1.2mm substance) and are not suitable for chairs etc - Please use Raw Riempies or White (Alum) Riempies.