napa leather

noun

: 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 For the Memorial Day sale, all shades with the exception of the red and black shades from the napa leather subcategory are on sale. Dorian Smith-Garcia, Travel + Leisure, 26 May 2023 Royce is known for using premium napa leather for its travel accessories, and this wallet comes in several beautiful shades with something for every type of fashion aesthetic. Dobrina Zhekova, Travel + Leisure, 7 Mar. 2023 The raw-edged collection includes textiles from denim and napa leather to cashmere. Allyson Portee, The Hollywood Reporter, 7 Mar. 2022 In keeping with this reverence for craftsmanship, each Pouch is handmade in Tuscany from local organic cotton and napa leather. New York Times, 9 Sep. 2021 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, 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, 27 Feb. 2021 See More

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Word History

Etymology

Napa, California

First Known Use

1897, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of napa leather was in 1897

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Cite this Entry

“Napa leather.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/napa%20leather. Accessed 23 Feb. 2024.

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