Exotic Leather Blog

Top 4 Reasons to Use Caiman Skin for Your Men's Leather Shoes

Posted by Jayme Mendal on Apr 10, 2017 11:51:31 AM

Many people who have seen caiman skin probably have mistaken it for other species of crocodile. However, to the trained eye, caiman skin is distinctive from both of those because of its bony plates underneath the scales (also known as ossification). This creates some of the most captivating texturized patterns in the exotic leather industry.

Caiman is actually a crocodilian, a close cousin of the alligator. They are plentiful in Central and South America, but are mostly found in Colombia. They surprisingly only grow to about one meter in length and are found in swampy costal regions.

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Topics: crocodile skin, caiman skin

Why Purchase Crocodile Flank When Designing Exotic Leather Shoes?

Posted by Abram Mendal on Mar 27, 2017 8:53:34 AM

Crocodile skin is one of the most exquisite leathers for crafting exotic leather shoes. If you want to make a statement with your shoe designs, crocodile flanks will give you stunning textures and scale patterns.

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Topics: crocodile skin, footwear

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