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Luxe Calf

This polished calfskin stands on its own.  An Edelman exclusive.
Rich dyes soaked into the hides then delicately heated and pressed to impart its richness, shine, and depth. A transparency unlike any other, we call it a "see-into" leather.
Only the best hides can be used. It's a long process. It's a laborious process, but this is what creates greatness.
A light sensitive, aniline leather with nothing to keep it from aging

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Content
European full grain vegetable-tanned aniline-dyed calfskin
Finish 
Light protective finish
Size 
avg. 28-30 sq. ft.
Use 
Limited upholstery and vertical applications
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Specifications
Content 
European full grain vegetable tanned aniline dyed calfskin
Finish 
Light protective finish
Size 
Avg 28-30 sf
Average Usable Area 
40" x 50"
Thickness 
1.0 - 1.2mm
Weight Per sf 
3 oz
Texture 
Smooth
Colors Available
Custom 
Custom coloring available, 1,000 sf minimum
Applications
Residential, Hospitality, Contract, Retail
Use 
Limited upholstery and vertical applications
Wellness
Greenguard indoor air quality certified
EDGE Stain Release 
Not available on anilines
Performance 
Recommended for high traffic areas, quick patina
Considerations 
Aniline leathers are designed to age and patina with use and time, wearing in beautifully, this evolving look is a characteristic of Luxe Calf
Testing
Durability & Strength
Breaking Force - ASTM 2208 (100lbs) 
Complies
Crocking - ASTM D 5053 
Class 4-5
Elongation - ASTM D2211 (20-50%) 
Complies
Light Fastness - 72 Hrs/ISO 105-B02 
Class 4
Tearing Strength - ASTM D 4705 (15lbs) 
Complies
Flammability
Boston Fire Code (BFD 1X-1) 
Complies
California Technical Bulletin 117 
Class 1
Cigarette Ignition Resistance (NFPA 260) 
Class 1
Ignitability of Upholstered Seating by Smouldering & Flaming Sources (BS5852) 
Complies with FR Treatment
IMO Resolution A.652(16) 
Complies
Surface Building Characteristics of Building Materials (ASTM E 84) 
Class B
Maintenance
Specification Maintanence 
If a spill or spot should occur, blot immediately with a clean, absorbent cloth or sponge. Do not rub the spot with force or pressure. A drop of saddle soap on a damp cloth may remove dirt

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SPECIFICATIONS

Luxe Calf

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LEATHER SPECIFICATIONS
Content 
European full grain vegetable tanned aniline dyed calfskin
Finish 
Light protective finish
Size 
Avg 28-30 sf
Style 
Luxe Calf
Thickness 
1.0 - 1.2mm
Wellness 
Yes

PERFORMANCE CHARACTERISTICS
Breaking Force - ASTM 2208 (100lbs) 
Complies
Crocking - ASTM D 5053 
Class 4-5
Elongation - ASTM D2211 (20-50%) 
Complies
Light Fastness - 72 Hrs/ISO 105-B02 
Class 4
Tearing Strength - ASTM D 4705 (15lbs) 
Complies

FLAMMABILITY
Boston Fire Code (BFD 1X-1) 
Complies
California Technical Bulletin 117 
Class 1
Cigarette Ignition Resistance (NFPA 260) 
Class 1
Ignitability of Upholstered Seating by Smouldering & Flaming Sources (BS5852) 
Complies with FR Treatment
IMO Resolution A.652(16) 
Complies
Surface Building Characteristics of Building Materials (ASTM E 84) 
Class B