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What is "Pull-up Leather" - Definition & Explanation

A waxy or oiled-finished leather These leathers lighten when stretched, bent, or "pulled up". They are categorized as natural because they do not have a thick top coat. They have a nice hand, and develop a unique distressed look with time.

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