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An Overview Guide to Leather Grades


In the world of heritage/reproduction products with a focus on quality and sustainability, leather is right up there as one of the most commonly seen materials. Brands like Tanner Goods and Corter Leather champion hand-made goods that should last years and years. However, anyone looking to buy should be aware of what they’re paying for when it comes to leather products, and that means knowing at least a handful of the different grades of leather.

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Wishful Drinking Quotes


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“Sometimes you can only find Heaven by slowly backing away from Hell.”

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The Reason to Take Off Shoes in Japan

In Japan, as in many cultures, it is considered disrespectful to fail to remove shoes before entering a home.

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Malawi windmill boy with big fans

The extraordinary true story of a Malawian teenager who transformed his village by building electric windmills out of junk is the subject of a new book, The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind.

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Why dolphins are deep thinkers

The brain of an adult bottlenose dolphin is about 25% heavier than the average human adult's brain.

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Biotech firm creates fake rhino horn to reduce poaching

A San Francisco biotech startup has managed to 3D print fake rhino horns that carry the same genetic fingerprint as the actual horn. It plans to flood Chinese market with these cheap horns to curb poaching.

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Cleverest women are the heaviest drinkers

Those with degrees are almost twice as likely to drink daily, and they are also more likely to admit to having a drinking problem.

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