• Father's Day handmade leather journal, notebook gift.
  • Accordion Sketchbooks hand made in England
  • Hand made leather journal bound by hand in Dorset, UK
  • Mini Leather Journal Father's Day gift hand made in Britain
  • Personalised Wedding Guest Books hand made in leather from Dorset, England
  • Fine Leather Memory Books hand bound keepsake albums and scrapbooks

  • Hand made fine leather wedding guest books, memory books and journals made in England by Dorset artisan craft bookbinder Susan Green

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JOY & INSPIRATION: Pip Wilcox Ceramics & Makers 4 Refugees

March 09, 2017

Pip Wilcox Ceramics Hastings ceramicist Pip Wilcox's approach to her work - the making process, managing stock levels, organising her work flow - is one that I admire deeply. She is also the founder of Makers 4 Refugees, a fundraising project involving some 40 makers throughout 2017... Continue Reading
Waxed Linen Thread for bookbinding, crafts & image styling

February 20, 2017

Linen Thread for Bookbinding

Hurray! All 27 colours of 4 ply waxed linen thread are back in stock with several project-friendly, budget-friendly options. Shop now or read on for some great project ideas & tips, from bookbinding, to Instagram styling, to ideas for making your own beautiful envelopes. 

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50% Sale on handmade leather Wedding Guest Books and Journals

January 11, 2017

50% sale hand made leather journals

I've just put a small selection of fine leather journals & sketchbooks into the new year sale, with 50% off. It's a great opportunity to treat yourself or stock up on gifts for upcoming birthdays and anniversaries. Continue Reading
NEW: Mohawk Superfine Paper

December 02, 2016

After sampling, testing and frankly - stroking - many different types of paper from some of the world's best paper mills, I've selected Mohawk as the new standard for BOUND, because no other paper has the same reputation for quality, consistency and uniformity.

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Size Guide
Memory Books, Guest Books, Condolence Books, Journals and Sketchbooks

All dimensions indicate external dimensions of the closed book. Memory Books have 128 pages of heavy paper & spacers for inclusions; Guest Books, Journals & Sketchbooks have Mohawk Superfine Smooth 118gsm paper, usually 192 pages unless otherwise indicated in the product listing. Pagination can be adjusted a little for bespoke books, speciality artists' papers on request.

A4 Large Portrait 12 inches or 305 mm 8.5 inches or 215 mm 1.5 inches or 38 mm
A4 Large Landscape 8.5 inches or 215 mm 12 inches or 305 mm 1.5 inches or 38 mm
A5 Medium Landscape 6 inches or 155 mm 8.5 inches or 215 mm 1.5 inches or 38 mm
A5 Medium Portrait 8.5 inches or 215 mm 6 inches or 155 mm 1.5 inches or 35 mm
A6 Small Landscape 4.5 inches or 114 mm 6 inches or 155 mm 1 inch or 25 mm
A6 Small Portrait 6 inches or 155 mm 4.5 inches or 114 mm 1 inch or 25 mm
Miniature Journals

96 pages of Mohawk Superfine 118gsm paper

 One Size 3 inches or 76 mm 2.25 inches or 60 mm 20 mm or 0.75 inches
Simple Wrap Journals

60 pages of 130 gsm paper

 One Size 6 inches or 148 mm approx.  4.5 inches or 108 mm approx. 20 mm or 0.75 inches
Paperback Notebooks

With Mohawk Superfine 118gsm paper

 A4 Large 297 mm or 11.5 inches approx. 205mm or 8.25 inches approx. 64 pages
A5 Medium 210 mm or 5.75 inches approx. 145 mm or 5.75 inches approx. 56 pages
A6 Small  150 mm or 6 inches approx. 100 mm or 4 inches approx. 48 pages
A7 Pocket 106 mm or 4.25 inches approx. 72 mm or 2.75 inches approx. 40 pages
Accordion Books

8 pages of Mohawk heavy paper

A5 Medium Portrait TBC
A6 Small Landscape