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Before making a Prada bag purchase, make sure that you know what you’re buying. A Prada outlet may showcase all their best wares in totes, bowlers and the like. But not every style comes in the same material.

Prada handbags come in many different basic materials, textiles and leathers. And each comes with its own care instructions. So before parting with your cash, learn about what your next Prada bag is actually made of.

  1. Basic Textiles

Tessuto/Vela – this is a woven nylon material first introduced by Prada’s then woman-at-the-helm Miuccia Prada in 1978. The inspiration was durable parachute materials in use at the time.

Nylon Jacquard – this is a nylon cross-weaving pattern. It’s mainly needed to create visual detailing.

Canapa – in simple terms, canapé is canvas. Most often, it’s a cotton material

Pailettes – are sequins on canvas

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