Suede vs. Leather?

Answer The best thing about leather and suede is that they never seem to go out of style. The materials each have die-hard fans, but leather and suede are closely related--they both come from animal skin ... Read More »

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Is suede leather?

Suede and leather are the same thing. The difference between the two is in the finish. The finish on suede is achieved by buffing the grain side. Leather tends to be more durable and is usually mor... Read More »

Can a leather suede jacket get wet?

Leather suede stains easily, even with plain water. Suede may be treated with a waterproofing or stain-proofing agent, but this doesn't guarantee against damage during a heavy rainfall. Suede remai... Read More »

How to Fix Wrinkled Suede Leather?

Suede and leather, despite their different appearance and finish, are similar materials. In fact, nubuck is a combination of the two. Suede and leather are used to make a number of items including ... Read More »

How to Clean a Suede Leather Couch?

Suede's soft, textured surface makes it tough to clean and maintain. Unlike regular leather, suede has no protective skin to repel spills and stains. Most cleaners can damage the suede, making the ... Read More »