These are braided cords made of leather. The cords and braids are made
from terracota leather which is processed as cords and optionally undergoes
the braiding process. Finally, the laquer coating and polishing is done
to impart shine, smooth finish and resistence to water, humidity etc.
Leather braids and leather cords are available mostly in round cross
sections. The common available sizes are 0.5 mm to 4.0 mm.
In case of leather braids, a variety of braiding design are available
which may include single or multi colour combination to impart different
styles to suit decorative applications equally well.
Due to inherent characteristics of the material, the range of colour
in which leather braids and cords are available includes, Natural, Ivory,
Black, Cherry, Burgundy and Brown.
Leather cords and leather braids are available in spools and hanks
Traditionally, leather cords and leather braids find their applications
in several fashion accessories segments. Some of the well known segments
- Apparel Industry
- Shoe Industry
- Fashion garment accesories, bags, hats etc
- Artificial jewelery
- Bead strings applications