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About the Leather Report

The Leather Trend Report features products such as leather handbags, leather boots, motorcycle jackets, motorcycle helmets and other biker clothing pieces. In recent years, there has been a resurgence of leather and fur in a variety of clothing pieces. Through our crowd-sourced research, companies will have access to hundreds of trends, including leather pieces for women, furniture such as the classic leather sofa and various leather coats making waves in the fashion industry.

Who It's For

The Leather Trend Report is ideal for anyone in textiles, fashion and design.

Our research provides insight needed to spark innovation for any products or campaigns related to leather materials.

The Leather Trend Report, last published on Oct 07, 2014, includes 252 PRO Trends and 1,260 examples of leather market research and leather consumer trends related to: leather handbags, leather boots, motorcycle jackets, biker clothing, leather sofa and leather trends.

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Methodology

Our leather research is based on Trend Hunter's crowdsourced leather articles and 2,110,000,000 total views of data. [Learn More]

Report Contents

• 252 Leather PRO Trends = 252 Powerpoint Pages Leather PPT Report
• 1,260 Leather Examples

Online Extras With Full Subscription

• 176 Leather Videos (Online) Leather Videos
• 7,560 Leather Images (Online) Leather Images
• Additional Niche Reports (with a full subscription): Footwear, Watch, Glasses, Handbags, Suit, Photo Editing, Heels, Street Fashion, Swimwear, T-Shirts, Lingerie, Accessories, Bags, Boots, Couture, Denim, Magazine, Ring, Jeans, Leather, Fashion Show, Geek, Dress, Beauty, Space, Cologne, Mascara, Clutch Bag, Jewelry, Ankle Boot and more!



Sample Leather Pro Trends

Each Leather PRO Trend is on its own slide with implications, a quantified score, and examples linked to online leather articles, videos and images. Examples:

Emergency Spoofing Brands attach literal urgency to products to convey importance Implications - Tongue-in-cheek marketing can be an effective way to reach consumers, which is being approached by brands with the use of emergency-themed branding to create a sense of urgency. This approach utilizes humor -- a powerful tool for establishing brand trust -- to get consumers' attention in a creative way.
Emergency Spoofing
Brands attach literal urgency to products to convey importance
4 Examples + Score + Implications


Cultured Play Toys go from kitschy to sophisticated to create cultured kids Implications - Being born in the digital age grants today's adults the ability to think deeply about personal branding; a gift passed onto their children. This ushers in an age where a child's identity is as important to Millennial parents as their health, prompting the release of culture-centric toys for early play.
Cultured Play
Toys go from kitschy to sophisticated to create cultured kids
9 Examples + Score + Implications


Feminized Collectible Action figures are no longer treated as boy-centric toys Implications - Action figures are often seen as more serious, less feminine versions of toys that are not to be played with, but collected. As gender stereotypes change, however, so to does the action figure and all it represents. Femalecentric collectibles are battling their men-specific predecessors signifying a shift in how little (and big) girls play.
Feminized Collectible
Action figures are no longer treated as boy-centric toys
4 Examples + Score + Implications


Pet Excess Moving beyond functionality, owners turn to over-the-top pet products to show off Implications - Affluent pet owners are turning to over-the-top furniture and decor to show off their dedication to their pets. Inspired by products geared toward humans, this product design speaks to the increasingly blurred line between pet owners and parents.
Pet Excess
Moving beyond functionality, owners turn to over-the-top pet products to show off
6 Examples + Score + Implications


Unexpected Durable Products become more rugged to the delight of scrupulous consumers Implications - While weatherproof designs are typically reserved for intense activity products, we're seeing a rise in the ways brands are augmenting even everyday items to be durable. Traditionally mundane products are receiving a rugged overhaul as consumers become more concerned with how long a product will last.
Unexpected Durable
Products become more rugged to the delight of scrupulous consumers
4 Examples + Score + Implications


Wooden Couture Seeking a more unexpected style, consumers turn to lumber-made fashion Implications - Fashion-conscious consumers are always looking for something to brag about, which has led them to choosing wood-made wearables. Requiring intense manufacturing to create, and referencing the past, the pieces satisfy a consumer demand to stand out from the fast fashion crowd.
Wooden Couture
Seeking a more unexpected style, consumers turn to lumber-made fashion
7 Examples + Score + Implications


Refined Rebellion The concept of edgy is given a sophisticated overhaul to diversify appeal Implications - Incorporating the rebellious attitudes of young people into mainstream fashion, designers are merging the idea of edgy with more sophisticated elements. These examples signify a more cultivated view of youth culture, and appeal to millennials who are seeking to stand out from their peers.
Refined Rebellion
The concept of edgy is given a sophisticated overhaul to diversify appeal
5 Examples + Score + Implications


Hyper-Portable Packaging Brands embrace product portability to appeal to the on-the-go consumer Implications - The incorporation of handles and carriers in packaging is helping to draw in busy consumers from all walks of life needing everything from bread, to fruit to water on-the-go and in quantity. This packaging approach also denotes a shift away from supplementary bag use, as the product is carried as is.
Hyper-Portable Packaging
Brands embrace product portability to appeal to the on-the-go consumer
6 Examples + Score + Implications


PLUS 246 more Leather PRO Trends and 1,260 examples!



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