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Old 12-05-2011, 03:56 AM
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Originally Posted by Jaguar.lover View Post
Lambskin leather is soft and supple to the touch. It is also a challenge when it comes to caring for it. Lambskin can be found in smooth and shearling varieties. Shearling is similar to suede and the smooth is fine grained and resembles a more traditional leather. Smooth lambskin very popular due to its very soft and pliable texture. The challenge is that lambskin is not very durable which makes caring for it a challenge. It can easily tear, scuff or scratch.
Usually called 'Nappa'. See also "Types of Leather Used in Automobiles" - http://www.autopia.org/forum/autopia...ml#post1474058
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