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How To Protect Your Shark Leather

Shark leather is one of a kind. This pretty cool leather is really tough, has a beautiful and nice texture and a fine, grainy texture with smooth ripples. In fact, word on the street says that shark skin is up to 25 times tougher than ordinary cowhide, more durable (making it a popular choice for upholstery and wallets), and even lighter to carry. But, funny things is, even shark leather as tough as it is, has its own weaknesses. Sunlight, heat, grime, and water (I know, it's crazy right?), can be really damaging for your shark leather good. Granted, shark skin is waterproof to a degree. So, Moisture's good but too much will cause your shark leather dry out. Tips...

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3 Steps to Care for Shark Leather Shoes

Exotic leather is often more delicate than cow hides to mention one of the most common leather out there. Therefore, every type of leather is different and should be treated differently. Shark leather is world known for its rough, coarse texture. In the coarser developments of shark skin, it has been used like sandpaper for polishing. However, the finer tanned shark skins are used for shoes, handbags, and other leather items. Highly sought after, these skins are by-products from fishing villages and international cuisine. Today we are telling you how to care for those expensive and really awesome shark shoes you invested in. So, pay attention to these next steps and learn how to take care of them. 1. How...

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