Suede Cord Trim is perfect for lacing up a couture corset or creating a simple headband. Suede is typically made from lamb, although it can come from other animals and there are alternatives to animal suede, such as microfiber. Suede is used because it is both softer and thinner than leather, although it is less durable. Originally, suede was utilized to create lady's gloves. Lace-up fancy shoes with suede cord, or create a stunning yet simple choker necklace.