Leatherette, also called synthetic leather or faux leather, is a fabric made from textiles or substrates coated with a layer of polyurethane (PU) or vinyl. It's designed to mimic the look and feel of genuine leather, providing a more affordable, plant-based alternative.
Faux leather is more durable and resilient than natural leather, making it less susceptible to scuffing, fading and degradation. It is also easier to maintain, as it does not require special care like genuine leather. It can be cleaned with a damp cloth and does not require specific cleaning products.
Faux leather is used in the manufacture of clothing, accessories and furniture. It is found in the creation of jackets, pants, skirts, handbags, shoes, belts... It is available in a wide range of colors, finishes and textures to adapt to different styles. and preferences.