This leash is made with two layers of 4-5 ounce veg tan leather sealed with acrylic resolene for water resistance. The handle and latch end are bolted together for maximum strength and the latch end is doubled up for extra strength and durability. The width of the leash is 1 1/4" to accommodate the lettering. The lettering is white with red outline, stamped and hand painted with durable and flexible acrylic paint. You can get this with or without a name, keep in mind the price is different on those with names.