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Bonded leather upholstery is a manmade material created to appear leather like. Genuine leather is made directly from the hide or skin of an animal. More »

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The difference between real leather and bonded leather is that genuine leather is made from whole pieces of animal hide and bonded leather is made from leftover pieces of an animal hide blended together. Bonded leather i... More »

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Bonded leather consists of scraps of real leather, such as cowhide, mixed with polyurethane plastic to create a material that resembles genuine leather. Also called vinyl, this bonded or "reconstituted" leather is attach... More »

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The main difference between leather and leatherette is that leather comes from animals and leatherette is a man-made product. Leather is extremely durable and considered luxurious, whereas leatherette is quicker to wear ... More »

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Cheap upholstery material is available from online outlets such as fabric.com, Amazon.com, Ebay.com, or JossandMain.com. Local fabric outlets often also offer discounted upholstery material. Remnants can also be purchase... More »

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Upholstery material for Bassett Furniture can be ordered online directly from the company's site. Another option is to go through the list of retail stores given in the website and obtain the fabric through the store nea... More »

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Unlike genuine leather made from whole pieces of material, scratches can not be removed from bonded leather. Bonded leather is reconstituted leather, made of leather fibers blended and bonded together, applied to a backi... More »

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