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Real or fake leather? How to tell the difference

Jan. 19th, 2015

It is increasingly difficult to distinguish between real and fake leather. The Quebec Furniture Manufacturers’ Association has a few tips to make it easier for you.

It’s worth noting that the difficulty in telling the difference between real and fake stems from the fact the quality of imitation leather is constantly improving. Meanwhile, the various names used on the labels may also add to the confusion.