It has taken many years to build relationships with some of Italy's most exclusive boutique tanneries. This is the same lambskin used by the industries iconic bag designers like Celine and Chloe. This lambskin is very soft with a subtle metallic sheen. It has a natural moderate resistance to water. All metallic leathers should be protected from scratching. This swatch is approx 2"x2" for previewing. Swatches are final sale.