Leathered Stone Tile textures capture the reclaimed stone of your imagination in an almost perfect manner. The technique of “leathering” the stone creates a texture rich visual in all cases and an enhance slip resistance in flooring applications. This brings an ancient feel to a modern space. Since this luxury element is worked from marble, a bit of background is in order. Marble is a metamorphic stone with a timeless history as a flooring, wall covering, paving material and sculptural medium. Think for a moment of the Taj Mahal, the Statue of a David, the Lincoln Memorial, the Washington Monument and perhaps your local courthouse. Now your starting to see the essence of the stone.