Leather is a material that is used in fashion for a wide variety of clothing. The most famous are leather jackets, belts or shoes made of leather. Leather is made by tanning skins and hides of animals. The most common clothing leathers here are cowhide, lambskin, goatskin and pigskin. In addition, there are different ways to process the leather to make a certain type of leather. An example of this is smooth leather or suede leather.