Christmas Gifts Last Order Dates 2018

by Susan Green November 15, 2018

Handmade Christmas Gifts

Order from the Ready to Ship collection for Christmas delivery of handmade journals, sketchbooks, memory & wedding guest books.

It's the most wonderful time of the year and to make things as easy as possible, I've listed last order dates for worldwide Christmas gifts delivery. Please order by 12 noon on those dates, and remember that most orders will need a signature when they're delivered. If you have missed the 'Standard Shipping' last order date, scroll down for the 'Express Shipping' cut off.

I update the Ready to Ship collection regularly in the run up to Christmas and offer delivery direct to your gift recipient - please leave a note when you order to let me know it's going straight to your loved one. I'll be sure not to include any financial information and can write your gift message, too. 

International (non-UK) Standard Shipping: please order by 12 noon
 Date Destination
Monday 26 November HM Forces: Operational BFPOs
Tuesday 4 December Africa, Middle East
Friday 7 December Asia, Cyprus, Far East, Eastern Europe (except Czech Republic, Poland & Slovakia), Caribbean, Central and South America
Monday 10 December Australia, Greece, Turkey, New Zealand 
Thursday 13 December HM Forces: Static BFPOs
Thursday 13 December Canada, Czech Republic, Finland, Italy, Poland, Sweden, USA
Monday 17 December Austria, Denmark, Iceland, Portugal, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland
Tuesday 18 December  Belgium, France, Ireland, Luxembourg, 
International (non-UK) Express Shipping: you must order by 12 noon

Monday 17 December 

Western Europe, USA & Canada

Monday 17 December
Eastern Europe, Rest of World including Australia & New Zealand. Please enquire before purchasing.
UK Delivery: you must order by 12 noon.
Thursday 20 December

UK orders of any value, selecting either Standard or Express services.


Thank you for choosing independent designer-makers practising traditional heritage skills. If you need any help selecting the perfect gift, please don't hesitate to get in touch.

+44 (0) 7748 759 371

Susan Green
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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 or call +44 (0)7748 759371

Leather Memory Books, Wedding Guest Books, Journals and Sketchbooks
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