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

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

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

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

How to Take Care of Your Exotic Leather Handbag

Posted by Abram Mendal on Jul 25, 2016 3:17:44 PM

Exotic leather handbags can come in a variety of shapes, sizes, and materials. From small, hard case-style designs made from caiman crocodile hides, to larger handbags made from ostrich or python skin, the design choices for exotic leather handbags are nearly endless.

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Topics: alligator skin, python skin, handbags

Everyday Care Tips for Storing and Cleaning American Alligator Skin

Posted by Mark Mendal on Jul 14, 2016 3:03:12 PM

American alligator skin is a rare and highly precious material. Given the value and rarity of alligator skin leather goods, it’s important to take excellent care of them to keep them looking like new for as long as possible.

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Topics: alligator skin, handbags

Check Out Our Alligator Skin and Crocodile Skin Comparison Guide!

Posted by Abram Mendal on Jul 5, 2016 10:00:00 AM

Picking the perfect exotic leather for your next project can be tough. There are a lot of really great exotic materials to choose from, each with its own unique properties and challenges.

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Topics: crocodile skin, alligator skin

4 Great Reasons to Use Caiman Leather for Exotic Leather Projects

Posted by Abram Mendal on Jun 24, 2016 3:38:19 PM

Crocodile skin is often considered a highly attractive option for making handbags, boots, wallets, belts, luggage, and countless other fashionable exotic leather goods. In particular, the American alligator skin is sought after for its soft, supple hide that makes it easy to work with.

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Topics: crocodile skin, alligator skin, caiman skin

How Alligator Farms Ensure Top-Quality Exotic Leather

Posted by Abram Mendal on May 18, 2016 12:45:13 PM

Exotic leather can come from a variety of sources depending on the specific species of animal the leather is from. For some types of exotic leather, such as stingray skins, the primary source of the leather is from wild animals. For other types of exotic leathers, such as alligator skins, the primary source of leather comes from farms.

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Topics: alligator skin