Pleather is the term used for a low-cost material that is popular in the process of making items in artificial leather. It is a relatively light material compared to real leather and is made up using a variety of plastic materials. The most common materials to create pleather are PVC and polyurethane. The products in PVC are easily marked and the material can start to harden after cleaning, especially if a dry cleaning service is used. Clothing or furniture based on polyurethane is a lot easier to clean and maintain. This type of artificial leather is easy to dye, which means products can come in virtually any color.
Naugahyde is a type of vinyl-coated material with characteristics that appears much-like real leather. This artificial leather is mostly used to cover furniture, but can also be seen as a popular choice for a wide range of toys, clothes and waterproof seat covers. It has a finish that appears much like real leather and feels quite soft to the touch.
Vegan leather is a quite common type of artificial leather that is popular in the production of shoes, garments and accessories. There is a varied range of products …Read More