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leather

Sexology
A fetish in which sexual stimulation and sexuoeroticism is achieved through the wearing or touching of leather or leather garments.

Vox populi
Tanned animal skin—especially from grazing animals, such as cows—that is worn as a garment, used to cover furniture, for heavy-duty straps, etc.

leather

1. the ear flap; pinna.
2. a product made by tanning the dermal layer of ox hide, sheep pelt, pig skin, horse hide and other more exotic skins, including emu, ostrich, alligator and the like.

leather chewing
common form of pica in horses kept indoors.
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Demonstrations of arms, armour and use of artefacts punctuate the continuous living history and display, and craftspeople such as the leatherworker, clothier, moneyer and physician are also on hand to discuss their skills, 12 noon - 4pm.
A HEXHAM leatherworker is bidding to revive the dying skill with a major project on the past traditions and future prospects of leather.
In 1941, six artisan leatherworkers began making belts and wallets out of a small loft on 34th Street in New York City.
The alligator band itself is handcrafted at the highest level of craftsmanship, undergoing 50 separate steps in its creation, handled lovingly by 30 experienced leatherworkers.
SAINT BARTHOLOMEW'S DAY -patron saint of bee-keepers, also of leatherworkers (because Bartholomew, one of the 12 Apostles, is reported to have died by being flayed alive).
ST BARTHOLOMEW'S DAY - patron saint of bee-keepers, also of leatherworkers (because Bartholomew, one of the 12 Apostles, is reported to have died by being flayed alive).
Tanners from Tamil Nadu, leatherworkers and artisans from Uttar Pradesh, potters from Gujarat, and migrants from Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Bihar, and elsewhere, work in Dharavi's amazing variety of trades, legal and illegalC* It is a cosmopolitan mix brought together by "dhandha", business deals clean and shady.
St Bartholomews Day: Patron saint of bee-keepers, also of leatherworkers (because Bartholomew, one of the 12 Apostles, is reported to have died by being flayed alive).
All of these holsters are 80% bench-crafted and only 20% machine-made by highly skilled leatherworkers.