Monthly Archives: April 2010

Nubuck Leather Overview and Information

Apr 19, 2010 |

Nubuck Leather Nubuck leather is top-grain cattle rawhide leather that has been sanded or buffed on the grain side, or outside, to give a slight nap of short protein fibers, producing a velvet-like surface. It is resistant to wear, and may be white or colored. Nubuck leather is similar to suede. It differs in that […more]

Chrome Leather Overview and Information

Apr 19, 2010 |

Chrome Leather Chrome Leather is invented in 1858, is tanned using chromium sulfate and other salts of chromium. Chrome Leather is more supple and pliable than vegetable-tanned leather, and does not discolor or lose shape as drastically in water as vegetable-tanned. It is also known as wet-blue for its color derived from the chromium. More […more]