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Rakel Hafberg Chicken Leather is the New Skin to Wear

 - Nov 20, 2010   Updated: Jun 14 2011
References: accessories.fashionsnoops & highsnobette
Using the outer layer from an animal that most people eat, these Rakel Hafberg chicken leather accessories are the latest animal skin to wear.

This is not far from what we've seen in the past, although the term "exotic leather" usually describes textured skins such as crocodile or snake. See more images of the Rakel Hafberg chicken leather accessories above. Would you wear this cutting-edge leather?

Implications - In a contemporary society obsessed with owning things that immediately distinguish you from everyone else, few things provide immediate separation than a strong novelty item. By showing a commitment to strange and unusual products, the brand draws interest from consumers who fashion themselves as 'alternative.'