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Soft leather made from the skin of a young goat.


(Tanning) a soft smooth leather made from the hide of a young goat. Often shortened to: kid



leather made from the skin of a young goat; kid.
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Noun1.kidskin - soft smooth leather from the hide of a young goat; "kid gloves"
leather - an animal skin made smooth and flexible by removing the hair and then tanning
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It's paired with a custom made Eton shirt, $350; Robert Talbott Seven-Fold tie, $285; and Michael Toschi kidskin shoes, $750 with matching belt, $200.
Previewed on the runway at New York Fashion Week last fall, designer Laura Poretzky's seventh line for the retailer features pastel Miami hues, vintage-inspired silhouettes and ruched pleat details in perforated faux kidskin and snakeskin.
I'd read the text of the stamped tin-plate Sacred Heart, which was nailed behind the door, and sit on a small bench with lyre-shaped arms and the seat upholstered in very fine kidskin.
You've heard of high-fashion deerskin, kidskin, alligator skin and even sharkskin, but you haven't arrived unless you're seen sporting fish leather, more particularly Nile perch skin.
The earliest hand-written lesson sheets were on parchment or vellum, a fine grained lambskin or kidskin.
Surely the most ludicrous shoe of the bunch though is the Venetian woman's chopine, a 'high platform of layered cork covered in palecoloured kidskin, backless leather upper, with all over punchwork decoration'.
You can walk on the wild side with its kidskin bedcovers stencilled with leopard, tiger or jaguar prints.