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11:38 Aug 17, 2010
English to French translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Textiles / Clothing / Fashion
English term or phrase: tumbled leather
Bonjour,


S'agissant de cordonnerie, quel est le procédé en question dans "tumbled leather" ?

Soft tumbled leather uppers
Empeignes en cuir doux ??


merci
ASAtraduction
France
Local time: 00:45
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Summary of answers provided
3cuir tannéRonan Salon
2Cuir foulonnédandamesh
2cuir souple/peausserie fine/fine peau souplemimi 254


  

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cuir tanné


Explanation:
Cuir assoupli

Ronan Salon
United Kingdom
Local time: 23:45
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench, Native in SpanishSpanish
Notes to answerer
Asker: merci de votre réponse. êtes-vous certain de la signification de cuir assoupli pour "tumbled" ?

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cuir souple/peausserie fine/fine peau souple


Explanation:
as glove leather and tumble leather tend to be the same

http://www.wisegeek.com/what-is-tumbled-leather.htm

http://www.yaya21.co.uk/man/products/product?Id=1345&ItemId=...
forum.purseblog.com/.../is-glove-leather-the-same-as-tumble-leather-196770.html - United States -

mimi 254
Local time: 23:45
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 10
Notes to answerer
Asker: merci mimi

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Cuir foulonné


Explanation:
The use of this term is not so clear, since it's apparently confused with pebbled grain. I'm proposing
Cuir « foulonné » : C’est un cuir qui passe dans un tonneau dans le but de l’assouplir.
http://peausserie-cuir-vachette-collet-vegetal-cuir-et-peaux...

http://www.kohlscorporation.com/ecom/valueadded/glossary.htm...

http://www.wisegeek.com/what-is-tumbled-leather.htm

http://ita.proz.com/kudoz/english_to_italian/textiles_clothi...

http://www.btb.termiumplus.gc.ca/tpv2alpha/alpha-eng.html?la...

2. Buy longchamp veau foulonne dome satchel
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Longchamp ' Veau Foulonne' Dome Satchel - - Nordstrom ... Clean lines define a sophisticated dome satchel shaped from soft pebbled leather. ...
boeufdor.nl/site/modules/mod_page.php?...foulonne... - Copia cache

http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/pebble

http://forum.purseblog.com/mulberry/is-glove-leather-the-sam...

http://forum.purseblog.com/mulberry/pebbled-leather-v-tumble...


dandamesh
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