sad·​dlery | \ ˈsad-lə-rē How to pronounce saddlery (audio) , ˈsa-dᵊl-rē How to pronounce saddlery (audio) \
plural saddleries

Definition of saddlery

: the trade, articles of trade, or shop of a saddler

Examples of saddlery in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Hermes’s diversification strategy has also helped the brand, which is historically known for its biggest leather goods and saddlery unit. Angelina Rascouet, Fortune, 29 July 2022 In both years, leather goods and saddlery were its cash cow and grew a dynamic 48% from 2019. Pamela N. Danziger, Forbes, 25 Apr. 2022 In 1921, insurance mogul Frank Dooly sold his mansion in Nob Hill Heights to George W. Lawrence, whose Portland company, started in the 1850s, was the largest saddlery and harness maker on the West Coast. oregonlive, 22 Mar. 2022 Back in Florence, Guccio opens a saddlery shop at 47 Via Vigna Nuova. Vogue, 24 Nov. 2021 Louis Vuitton is dipping its toes in what has been the territory of Hermès, another French company with roots in the 19th century— though in saddlery rather than luggage. Christina Binkley, Robb Report, 27 Nov. 2021 As the carriage trade swaps horses for horsepower, Gucci shifts focus from saddlery to luxury goods, marking the modern incarnation of the company. Vogue, 24 Nov. 2021 The surgical masks are being made by the saddlery department, which is responsible for making the interiors of Lamborghinis. Mihir Maddireddy, Car and Driver, 2 Apr. 2020 Amid antique saddlery dating back to the Mongol invasion, Alonso, whose studio is in the London borough of Hackney, discovered a set of collapsible Victorian paper dioramas and some folding lamps from the early days of electric light. New York Times, 11 Oct. 2019 See More

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First Known Use of saddlery

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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6 Aug 2022

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“Saddlery.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

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