About Kaleen

Kaleen is an engineer, Pilates Instructor, and owner of The Fit Reformer. She travels the nation to keep Pilates studios and their clients healthy and happy.

How to care for leather straps

Classical leather straps like Joseph Pilates used on his Reformers are a staple in many studios around the world. For these studios, special care should be taken to ensure the leather remains safe throughout the life of the Reformer.  If you have leather straps on your Reformers, here’s how to avoid the trauma of broken straps