What is faux patent leather?

Answer Leather is one of the oldest clothing materials, but because of concerns about animal treatment and chemicals, several kinds of artificial leather have been developed and are known as "faux" or fak... Read More »

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What is a faux patent leather upper?

Patent leather looks synthetic, but is actually leather coated in clear polyurethane and acrylic. Because it looks synthetic, it is very easy to mimic the look of patent leather with synthetic mate... Read More »

How to Wear a Leather or Faux Leather Biker Jacket?

Biker Jackets or motorcycle jackets are an excellent addition to your wardrobe. These are powerful pieces and some care must be taken while incorporating them into your outfits. For the animal love... Read More »

Is faux leather real leather?

Faux leather is a fake leather meant to imitate tanned animal hide--real leather. Frequently it is made from a polyurethane laminate. Faux leather can also be defined as "Naugahyde," a trademarked ... Read More »

Is patent leather real leather?

Patent leather is made from animal leather. It is the process the leather goes through that turns it into patent leather. This process includes three coats of a polyurethane and acrylic solution wi... Read More »