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PU Leather vs Genuine Leather | The Ultimate Analysis

One of the burning questions on the internet is how to identify real leather and PU leather specifically. Recently, Animal rights are taken very carefully so as an alternative artificial leather invented to replace genuine leather. So that less animal will hurt eventually. Because of different thought and belief systems animals are treated as per their values. Like in Muslims we follow our belief and also follow the slaughtering process as per our prophet teaches us. We do it in a halal process in order to satisfy almighty Allah. However, in this article, we are going to reintroduce with genuine leather and PU leather very intensely so that we won’t mix up each other again.          

PU Leather vs Genuine Leather

PU Leather vs Genuine Leather

PU Leather or Poly Synthetic Leather:

PU Leather, when contrasted with Real calfskin, is fundamentally the same as regarding look and believe. And it is exceptionally hard to differentiate between the genuine cowhide and PU Leather. In any case, PU Leather is eventually a man-made material. furthermore, it exists to give the look and feel of genuine calfskin at outstandingly bring down the cost.

And furthermore, it is far less tough, extensively less expensive, and would not keep going long. For individuals hoping to purchase less expensive items, this is the approach yet its life is considerably shorter and would rapidly lose the sparkle and shading.

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PU Leather vs Genuine Leather

Real or Genuine Leather:

Real or Genuine Leather is a natural gift to the human being. Basically, it is processed or made from the Animal Skins mainly cattle hide like cows, goats, sheep, etc. A very common thing about genuine Leather products that it will last you a lifetime and are very durable. The best way to tell the difference is by looking at the imperfections on the leather surface. The Genuine Leather surface will have a difference of color as the natural skin.

Also, Genuine Leather feels smooth and buttery. On the other hand, the fake version feels more like plastic. The Real Leather product also has a very distinctive smell (that does fade away with time). While the faux leather product does not have any smell or smells like plastic or vinyl. As it is very durable so proper care needs to be taken while using genuine leather. We also need to take proper care to avoid the leather from getting wet and keep it away from chemicals such as perfumes, curry, etc.

From the above mentions, now we are very clear about PU Leather and Genuine Leather. Let’s see some differences between them below.

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PU Leather vs Genuine Leather:

Genuine LeatherPolyurethane
DurabilityGenerally, it is very durable (10-15 years if maintained well), used in rugged conditions, but will fade in sun and degrade with is durable for 1 to 2 years max. After that time it is susceptible to cracking and UV damage.
MaterialAnimal or Raw hides treated with chemicals.Plastic
CostPremium price luxury item; much more expensive compared to fake leather.Much cheaper than genuine leather
WashableUsually no. But Dry Cleaning is also possible on expert opinion.Yes
ColorsGenuine Leather has many variations in color.Many
Animal-friendlyProne to scratches but better for allergies because leather does not trap allergens like pet danderYes
CareHigher maintenance requires treatment to prevent aging.Easy to clean/wipe
SurfaceShiny and Matt both are possible. Shiny and Matt both are possible.


PU-leather Construction
PU-leather Construction

Price Analysis:

So far we have to persuade you about the PU leather and genuine leather. There are a lot of online and offline brand shops are available who are selling PU leather and Genuine leather goods. Moreover, these products are made with PU leather and Genuine leather. So, the price range of these materials is also different. A PU leather bag price starts from Tk. 5,00/- to Tk. 5,500/-.

On the other hand, a leather pouch price starts from Tk. 9,00/- to Tk. 20,000/-.  A PU leather jacket price starts from Tk. 3,500/- to Tk. 10,000/- plus.  If you are looking for a genuine leather jacket then the price will start from Tk. 7,500/- to Tk. 30,000/- Serieally, its time for the gloves for PU leather gloves can cost you from Tk. 350/- to Tk. 1,250/- and pair of leather gloves can cost you Tk. 6,50/- to Tk. 3,500/-  Overall, it depends on brand value, quality, finishing, costing and others.

PU Leather Vs. Genuine Leather Identification
PU Leather Vs. Genuine Leather Identification

Where to Buy:

If you want to buy PU leather staff then local shops, markets, brand showrooms and also online shops are available to get them very easily. Mostly, all the PU leather goods are imported which are available in the market. But a few local producers are also producing Pu leather goods as well.   

One of the main concerns for any customer is where to buy the best leather goods online in Bd. Then what type of leather goods like a leather jacket, leather bag, leather gloves, leather belts, etc.  will suit him. After that which type of material will be better to use as a leather purse. And finally, Is there any shop or brand who tailor custom-made leather goods? All of the

questions are really valuable when you are willing to invest your money in leather products. And your investment will be proper when you are buying your bag from an authentic brand or shop or online shop. If you are willing to co-operate with the authentic online shop then you can go with RAVEN. And showroom address is below: 


Final Words:

In the end, if you want the best ladies’ leather bag then RAVEN will be your destination for both men and women. Cause RAVEN is the No. 1 leather jacket maker in Bangladesh. More than 7 years of experience in the leather jacket, bag, gloves, belt, wallets, etc are manufacturing and selling. They also provide a 3 years leather warranty on bags. Another cool thing is they have both ready-made and custom made facility. In ready-made, they have sizes ( ( S, M, L, ) available for jackets to their store. If they are not satisfied with regular ready-made sizes then you can also order a custom-made bag as well. But the costing will differ from the regular ar price.

Visiting Hours Charts of RAVEN
Visiting Hours Charts of RAVEN

And the delivery date will be within 14 days for jackets. And for bags 30 days ( for custom made ) after confirming your order. Finally, the after-sales service is also available with how to maintain your bags, How to make you bag shinney and new, How to prevent fungal attack properly, and where put your leather bag in your house for better maintenance and so on. All of those tips and tricks are from leather experts and genuine. So, if you are intending to buy them then buy them from here you won’t regret at all.

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