napa leather

noun

Definition of napa leather

: a glove leather made by tawing sheepskins with a soap-and-oil mixture also : a similar soft leather

Examples of napa leather in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web These classic kicks boast a gorgeous gold double T logo at the toe, and the shoes themselves are made from napa leather. Melissa Lee, USA TODAY, "A huge spring sale just launched at Tory Burch with deals galore," 23 Mar. 2021 These Gigi embossed sandals, which were inspired by the swinging '60s, feature a 2-inch block heel with a gold T logo and a blush-and-black snake print throughout shoe’s calfskin and napa leather upper. Arielle Tschinkel And Nicole Briese, USA TODAY, "The 12 best things to buy from the private Tory Burch sale happening now," 27 Feb. 2021

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First Known Use of napa leather

1897, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for napa leather

Napa, California

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28 Mar 2021

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“Napa leather.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/napa%20leather. Accessed 10 Apr. 2021.

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