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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.
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Each day, the elder sister babysat the younger sister's children; in return, the younger sister helped the elder in her leatherworking business.
They can also acquire skills in trades such as leatherworking, fishing, jewel crafting, and many more, that help them on their quests.
No SHORTCUTS ARE TAKEN, AND THE MAKER SEEMS TO HAVE MASTERED SEVERAL STYLES OF LEATHERWORKING.
(33) Even though selling surplus tapioca and other crops generated some income for the community, and even though small enterprises such as coconut oil processing, hand pounding of rice, carpentry, leatherworking, brickmaking, and bookbinding existed, Morgan pushed for the development of alternative small industries to provide a source of additional revenue.
Carrick 800 transform the grounds of the Burrell into a medieval camp featuring marquees, and demonstrations of archery, combat and leatherworking.
Women archaeologists have established that the earliest tools made by humans were not all hand axes; there were also stone tools for leatherworking, grain harvesting and woodworking.
The up and coming archery accessories market offered a perfect opportunity to put Container Specialties' leatherworking experience to good use.
Between 10am and 4pm, there'll be puppet shows, musicians, face-painting, competitions and, a chance not only to buy its craftspeople's distinctive leatherwork, but to have a go at leatherworking a small souvenir to take home yourself.
Primarily through the efforts of Pingree, who had learned the leatherworking trade in New England, the company by the 1890s was reportedly the largest shoe manufacturer in the West.
Making belts is a great way to learn leatherworking basics, and as an added bonus, you get something you can use and be proud of.
This special leatherworking tape bonds the leather layers to secure them while sewing.