Its basically a piece of leather or vinyl that is glued on to the top of a piece of furniture and surrounded by a raised strip of wood. Adding the inlay is a simple process but patience and care will produce the best results.
Hand tooled and embossed to enhance your piece of furniture.
Leather inlay writing desk. Replacement leather insert desks bureaus writing tables and slopes gold tooling. Cowhide leather is also of a higher quality and it is less likely you will find thickness variations or small flaws in the leather that you may find on skiver leather. The inlays can be on the top sides or work surface of the desk.
When placing your order be sure to make a note of the size and when going through paypal please add the dimensions within add note to seller. It is normally from sheepskin. French louis xv style ormolu writing desk with with gorgeous inlay.
If your desktop inlay is larger than that we will supply it in 3 pieces. Our workshop handles both the dyeing and cut of your leather from cowhide or skiver stock ensuring you receive a high quality unique leather. Older desks may have cracked or damaged leather inlays that need replacement.
Replacement leather inserts for desks writing tables bureaus writing slopes wine tables and occasional tables. If you are building a new desk you can also add a leather inlay to make the desk appear older or more expensive. Your replacement leather will be crafted by hand from genuine sheepskin and antiqued sent out to you with fitting instructions.
Replacement leather inserts for desks writing tables bureaus writing slopes wine tables and occasional tables. See the photo to the right for a three piece skiver desktop. The top has a leather writing surface with foliate inlay surrounding it.
Skiver leather is fine quality leather traditionally used for desk linings. For a single piece desktop the maximum size is 42 x 18 inches. What is leather inlay.
There is a choice of leather colours and various designs that are hand tooled and embossed to enhance your piece of furniture. Cowhide leather is suited to larger and more expensive tables or desks. Replacement leathers for antique desks and tables.
Replacement leather inserts for desks writing tables bureaus writing slopes wine tables and occasional tables. Flat top writing desk leather top fancy. It is very slightly thicker than skiver leather and less coarse to touch.
Your leather insert will come with fitting instructions. Free shipping on many items. Make offer antique victorian walnut desk flat top.
We supply desk table top leathers for you to fit yourself a process our customers find economical convenient and satisfying. The front is bookmatched walnut showing extensive figural detail. My former method of handling these types of pieces was to rip the leather off which took forever and remove the pieces of wood on the edges.
Your replacement leather will be crafted by hand from genuine sheepskin. Shop inlay desks and other inlay case pieces and storage cabinets from the worlds best dealers at 1stdibs.