Exotic Leather Blog

Ideal Uses for Shark Skin Exotic Leathers

Posted by PanAm Leathers on Jul 15, 2019 10:51:53 AM

Even among exotic leathers, shark skin is an extraordinary and unique material. In fact, there are many people who don’t even know that shark hide is an option for their exotic leather projects.

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Topics: exotic skin grades, shark skin

Defining Qualities of Shark Leather

Posted by PanAm Leathers on Jul 15, 2019 10:51:28 AM

Knowing the defining qualities of exotic leathers is key for choosing the right one for your needs. For example, some hides are soft and flexible, while others are rigid and tough. So, what are the qualities of shark leather?

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Topics: exotic skin grades, shark skin

How to Measure and Grade Shark Skin

Posted by Abram Mendal on May 20, 2019 12:54:47 PM

In a recent post, we discussed the origin of the blue shark skin that PanAm Leathers uses for its shark skin offering. The blue shark, or prionace glauca, is a widespread shark species that can be found in almost any ocean (except for the Arctic Ocean). PanAm Leathers’ shark skin comes from sources in the fishing industry, as a byproduct of blue sharks that have been fished for their meat.

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Topics: exotic skin grades, shark skin

What You Should Know About Shark Skin

Posted by Abram Mendal on May 20, 2019 12:53:27 PM

PanAm Leathers is dedicated to providing top-quality exotic leathers that suit the demands of high-fashion applications. Shark skin is one of the PanAm’s aquatic leather options, available in a variety of finishes and colors.

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Topics: exotic skin grades, shark skin