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leath·er·work

 (lĕth′ər-wûrk′)
n.
Articles, especially decorative objects, made of leather.

leath′er·work′er n.
leath′er·work′ing n.
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Noun1.leatherwork - work made of leather
piece of work, work - a product produced or accomplished through the effort or activity or agency of a person or thing; "it is not regarded as one of his more memorable works"; "the symphony was hailed as an ingenious work"; "he was indebted to the pioneering work of John Dewey"; "the work of an active imagination"; "erosion is the work of wind or water over time"
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The recently-launched range of men's portfolios, briefcases, messenger bags, and weekenders calls upon the expertise of eight skilled craftsmen in Florence who utilize traditional leatherworking techniques.
Headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, the specialist retailer and wholesale distributor provides a broad product line including leather, leatherworking tools, buckles and adornments for belts, leather dyes and finishes, saddle and tack hardware, and do-it-yourself kits.
The "hundred trades" included metalworking, iron and brass founding and electrical engineering, but it's most often remembered for it's extensive leatherworking industry.