Leatherworking Trade Skill Guide for New World
On this page, you will find our in-depth guide for the Leatherworking Trade Skill in New World, where we cover everything from material costs to how to level your Leatherworking quickly.
Overview of Leatherworking in New World
Leatherworking is one of the five Refining Trade Skills in New World. Leatherworking involves processing all of the raw hide gathered from the Tracking and Skinning skill and crafting them into leather, to be used in crafting skills such as Weaponsmithing and Armoring. Leatherworking is performed at a Tannery in any settlement. Each Tannery will have a tier level that varies from town to town and a higher tier level Tannery will enable you to craft higher tier materials such as and .
Refining Reagent for Leatherworking
Tannin is the refining reagent for Leatherworking and it is required when trying to craft up your materials. The higher the rank of tannin you use the higher chance you have to craft bonus materials. The three available types of Tannin are:, and . Generally, is the best reagent to use, as it will provide you the highest chance at bonus items and is usually quite cheap.
Levelling Leatherworking in New World
Leatherworking is a fairly simple skill to level up: the most experience you can acquire is from the highest tier materials you can craft, so always craft up for maximum experience. However, you can take a cheaper route and continue to only craft the lower materials, which are extremely useful and can still sell for plenty of gold, as many players would rather just buy those lower level resources than farm them themselves. Below is a table of refined resources you can create with Leatherworking and the materials/levels they require.
|Refined Resources||Materials Required||Leatherworking Level||Experience Gained|
|x4 and Tannin x1||50||+190|
|x6, x2 and Tannin x1||100||+1665|
|x8, x2 and Tannin x1||150||+8470|
|x5, x1, x1 and x1||200||+6160|
Each of the 5 Refining trade skills have a gear set that increase the total yield you receive while refining by +2% per item. For Leatherworking, it is the Tanner Gloves, Hat, Pants, Shirt and Shoes. You can generally find these as drops or on the Trading Post, however some pieces can be much rarer than others.
- 22 Nov. 2021: Guide added.
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