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
So let’s get into it…
Other Leather Terms
Written by Ryan Popoff
Ryan Popoff is the CEO and Co-Founder of Popov Leather. He has absolutely no business background, in fact, he graduated in 2012 with a bachelor's degree in fine arts. Ryan's leather goods business was born from a hobby at the dining room table and a passion for technology (ecommerce in particular). Ryan calls Nelson BC his home where he's raising his family and enjoys spending the odd afternoon at a local craft brewery.