My journey into the leather industry wasn’t as rosy as I had envisioned. For what began as a hobby, I had to learn on the job and commit to improving every day, from the workmanship to the quality of my leather.
And as a leather amateur at that time, not knowing the standard terms and grains used in the trade was a major setback.
But today, I’ll take it a notch higher with an intensive leather terminology that explains these 78 (and many other) terms in detail, including:
- Their in-depth definitions
- Their synonyms
- Other terms closely related to them
- How to use them in a sentence
Other Leather Terms
Written by Ryan Popoff
Ryan Popoff is the creative mind behind Popov Leather wallets, iPhone cases, belts, watch bands and journals since 2013. With a Bachelor Degree in Fine Arts, my leatherworking journey began at home. I wanted to create a simple leather wallet that could fit into my front pocket and — to my delight — it was a hit with family and friends. Hopefully you love our honest, quality leather goods too! Read more