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Lambskin leather?

Asked by Spargett (5382points) November 21st, 2008 from iPhone

I’ve noticed alot of products are using lambskin leather for things such as shoes and jackets. What are the benefits of lamb over cow?

I guess I just never suspected the viability of lamb.

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missingbite's avatar

I have a lamb skin leather jacker. It is a lot softer than the cowhide.

peedub's avatar

It’s softer and generally more innocent.

A lambskin jacket might be ideal for a Vespa but not a Harley.

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lucillelucillelucille's avatar

I had a lambskin jacket that was very soft.It was easy to rip it.

ROH's avatar

lamb skin is easy to rip, but you can get a cow hide that is a nappa also very soft and thin like a lamb nappa.

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