leath·​er·​work | \ ˈle-t͟hər-ˌwərk How to pronounce leatherwork (audio) \

Definition of leatherwork

: articles made of leather

Examples of leatherwork in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The way Figueroa sees it, there’s something extra special about leatherwork with extra character. René A. Guzman, ExpressNews.com, "From Yeti cup handles to cigar cutter cases, some of the handmade leather goods made in and around San Antonio," 4 Aug. 2020 Artisans sell clothing, jewelry and leatherwork as comedians and musicians take to the stage to show off their talents. Kimi Robinson, azcentral, "Arizona Renaissance Festival is an escape from modern life. Here's what's on tap this year," 3 Feb. 2020 The newest sector of his studio, Bill Amberg Print, strives to push the boundaries of leatherwork even further. Kate Mcgregor, ELLE Decor, "Are Digitally Printed Hides the Future of Leather?," 22 Sep. 2019 Researchers also found the remains of some organic material, presumed to be leatherwork that kept the blade fixed in place. Joe Pappalardo, Popular Mechanics, "The Man With a Knife for an Arm," 14 Aug. 2018 And McKinney wouldn't learn leatherwork for a few years. Eder Campuzano, OregonLive.com, "More than a costume: Portland cosplayers say suiting up is a labor of love," 10 Apr. 2018 Tactile Craftworks The Milwaukee Map Book started the Atlas Series for Tactile Craftworks, a leatherwork seller. Sarah Hauer, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "'Sconnie' capitalism: Milwaukee brands make all the hometown gear you could ever want," 20 Feb. 2018 Building saddles and custom leatherwork is a family affair for Kramer. Kim Fundingsland, The Seattle Times, "North Dakota saddle maker finds success in US and overseas," 24 Dec. 2017 The festival features more than 100 craft booths stretched out along the town’s greenbelt, artists and artisans will sell jewelry, leatherwork, glass and woodwork, as well as clothing, furniture and decorative items. Greg Mellen, Orange County Register, "Local artists come to Sunset Beach for 50th annual show," 22 June 2017

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First Known Use of leatherwork

1855, in the meaning defined above

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“Leatherwork.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/leatherwork. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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