Exotic Leather Blog

Best Exotic Leathers to Use for Chairs and Ottomans

Posted by Abram Mendal on Nov 28, 2016 4:23:01 PM

Leather furniture such as sofas, chairs, and ottomans are a popular centerpiece for an interior design. By using exotic leather, these everyday use pieces can become some truly extraordinary and worth talking about.

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Topics: alligator skin, interiors, ostrich skin

The Exotic Skin Recommendation Tool

Posted by Abram Mendal on Nov 22, 2016 11:17:58 AM

Do you have an upcoming handbag project that you’re working on, but don’t know which skins will best meet your size and price requirements?

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Topics: handbags

What’s the Best Exotic Leather for Tabletops?

Posted by Abram Mendal on Nov 17, 2016 5:48:22 PM

Interior designers have a lot of challenges in taking normal, everyday spaces and turning them into something new and exciting. Everything in the room from top to bottom has to be both appealing and functional for an interior design to be truly successful.

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Topics: stingray skin, python skin, interiors

Top 3 Reasons to Use Exotic Leather for Interior Designs!

Posted by Abram Mendal on Nov 17, 2016 5:41:00 PM

The interior design scene is a tough space to get by in. Clients may have exacting demands for something unique and bold—something that ordinary materials might not deliver.

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Topics: stingray skin, crocodile skin, alligator skin, interiors, ostrich skin

What Grade of Exotic Leather Do I Need for My Project?

Posted by Abram Mendal on Oct 28, 2016 9:31:41 AM

Here’s a question we get a lot on calls with designers getting ready to make an exotic leather product: “Do I really need a grade I skin for my project, or can I use a different skin?”

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Topics: wallets & small leather goods, footwear, garments, belts & accessories

The Top Tips for Making Exotic Leather Garments

Posted by Abram Mendal on Oct 14, 2016 11:00:00 AM

Exotic leather garments can make a very bold fashion statement. The thing is, working with leather for such large products can be a bit tricky.

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Topics: alligator skin, python skin, ostrich skin, garments, eel skin

Why Alligator Skin is a Great Exotic Leather for Making Garments

Posted by Abram Mendal on Oct 3, 2016 10:56:50 AM

For the last few weeks, we’ve talked about the different kinds of exotic leathers that are used for making garments. From the humble eel skin, to the exotic python skin, to the luxurious-feeling ostrich skin, all of the leathers discussed so far make for excellent garments.

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Topics: alligator skin, garments

Is Ostrich Skin Right for Your Next Garment Project?

Posted by Mark Mendal on Sep 20, 2016 11:19:07 AM

In recent posts, we’ve discussed some of the best types of exotic leather to use for garment projects. Each of these exotic leathers gives you something beyond what common cowhide provides.

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Topics: ostrich skin, garments

Why Python Skin is a Perfect Choice for Making Garments

Posted by Abram Mendal on Sep 20, 2016 11:08:53 AM

There are many challenges in making an exotic leather garment for high-fashion clientele.

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Topics: python skin, garments

What’s the Best Exotic Leather for Making Garments?

Posted by Mark Mendal on Sep 7, 2016 12:09:29 PM

The world of high-fashion garments is an incredibly competitive space. Every year, fashion designers from all over the world do their best to try to outshine the competition with creative, bold new designs, superior craftsmanship, and the best quality materials.

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Topics: alligator skin, python skin, ostrich skin, garments, eel skin