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How to spot fake leather

Jasmine Die'rre
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Due to the advancement in production, there are many manufacturing companies in the market that produce different types of materials.

To fit in the market, companies produce different quality of material depending on their cost.

When it comes to leather, there are many companies that produce this material but some of them end up producing fake leather.

Identifying fake leather material can be hard. Here are some tips that one can use when it comes to identifying real leather material from fake ones.

1. Feel it

First and foremost, one should keep in mind that leather is a natural material.

In that case, when you touch leather to feel its texture, it should not feel smooth. Fake leather material is smooth.

2. Check the label

For real leather, it will be stated on its tag as 100% real leather.

Hence, when checking for real leather, one should check whether the material has a tag.

3. Smell it

For real quality leather, the smell is compared to leathery.

This is another way one can identify real leather as for real leather, they usually have a distinct smell.

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