Get Ready For Christmas

by Susan Green October 15, 2013

I know - we've only just said "So long old friend!" to summer and I'm already talking about the season of goodwill and happiness!  But now really is the perfect time to order a personalised journal, sketchbook or memory book for your beloveds this Christmas. 

So consider their favourite colour combinations, an inspiring quotation or their names for the frontspage text, and please order early to avoid disappointment.

There's a run down of your bespoke options here and of course you can email me to discuss your requirements or if you have any queries: susan@boundbyhand.co.uk

I've received some intriguing frontspage requests this year, some cryptic, some romantic, all of them meaningful: "The Adventures of Team X" for a family Memory Book, "And Then I Saw A Fox" for a special journal, and that beautiful line from Wuthering Heights: "Whatever Souls Are Made Of, His and Mine are the Same" which was requested for a Wedding Guest Book.

Scroll down for some colour inspiration: 

Yellow 35 & Orange

Chocolate 32 & Yellow

Grey 31 & White

Maroon 25 & Teal

Do email me to discuss your ideas and ask any questions: susan@boundbyhand.co.uk



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Size Guide

Use this Size Guide to check the dimensions of the books you're considering purchasing (dimensions are external and refer to the closed book unless otherwise indicated). If you'd like some guidance with selecting the correct size, feel free to contact Susan the bookbinder. You can email info@boundbyhand.co.uk or call +44 (0)7748 759371

Leather Memory Books, Wedding Guest Books, Journals and Sketchbooks
 SIZE HEIGHT WIDTH DEPTH
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
 One Size 3 inches or 76 mm 2.25 inches or 60 mm 20 mm or 0.75 inches

 

Marbled Notebooks
 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