Patent Leather has a glossy surface like a mirror, obtained by applying one or more layers of paints or lacquers, pigmented or not, based on linseed oil, nitrocellulose, polyurethane and/or other synthetic resins. Can be with wrinkle, in this case is called "naplak".
Patent leatherPatent leather. The beauty of patent leather is undeniable. Of course, because when all is said and done, this type of leather is always one step ahead. But how is it made? And how can it be so beautiful and shiny? Many layers of varnish or other plastic materials containing flaxseeds oil are applied to the natural leather, to give it its polished looks. The color range of patent leather is really incredible. They can go from pastel tints to fiery and breath-taking reds. Furthermore patent leather is not only for clubbers’ high heels, but also for beautiful and classic wallets and travel clutches that can be the envy of everyone else; not to mention key rings and purses. In short, patent leather is a wonder!