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NEW: Mohawk Superfine Paper

Posted on December 02, 2016 by Susan Green | 0 comments

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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NEW: Marbled Paper Notebooks

Posted on December 02, 2016 by Susan Green | 0 comments

Marbled Notebooks

I'm excited to launch a brand new collection of paperback notebooks using gorgeous vintage and contemporary hand marbled paper by some of the best British professional marblers. In budget friendly prices and a range of distinctive patterns they're Christmas gifts with the wow factor. Marbled paper lover Jackie says: "A real treasure, the paper is superb... definitely one for the stationery addict!".

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Posted in Marbled Notebooks, Mohawk, New, Paperbacks, Vegetarian

NEW: A4 Portrait Format Leather Memory Books

Posted on October 10, 2016 by Susan Green | 0 comments

Large A4 Leather Books

The most popular size is now available in Portrait format across the whole range of leather books. Although the same size as Landscape, a Portrait format book feels larger, thanks to the greater page height and yet more manageable, because once open to a double page spread it takes up less space on a table, lap or work bench.

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NEW: Crawford Waxed Irish Linen Thread

Posted on March 09, 2016 by Susan Green | 0 comments

Crawford Waxed Irish Linen Thread

Fresh new colours of Crawford waxed linen thread have landed for Spring: Magenta, Sherbert Lemon & Pale Green. Now you can buy 28 different colours in affordable lengths for your creative projects from bookbinding to jewellery, macrame, gift wrap and more.

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NEW: Fresh & Fun Mini Journals

Posted on February 18, 2015 by Susan Green | 0 comments

I've just launched a fresh new collection of bright and bold Mini Journals for Spring 2015. Hand bound in the most gorgeously tactile fair-trade goatskin, they're a great little luxe gift for Mother's and Father's Day, birthdays large and small, add to place settings on Easter Sunday, secret away for treasure hunts and use as wedding favours on your big day. Choose from 8 different colour ways. They're just £10 each and ship worldwide.

 

 SHOP THE NEW COLLECTION NOW --->  

They're just £10 each and I ship worldwide. Happy (almost) Spring!

Susan 

 

Posted in Easter, gift, Mother's Day, New

New For Spring

Posted on April 01, 2014 by Susan Green | 0 comments

Make a fresh start for Spring with these new books for artists, writers and scrapbookers.

Small Leather Journals £39 Lilac & Yellow; Pink & Tan

 Accordion Sketchbook Set £15 Moss; NeutralMemory Book £119 Blue & TanLeather Journal / Sketchbook £99 Pink & TanClick the yellow links to shop online - checkout is secure and I never pass on your details. If you're inspired to commission your own Bespoke book for your new Spring projects, email me: info@boundbyhand.co.uk or call +44 (0)7748 759 371.

Susan

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New: Extra Large Journals, Artist's Sketchbooks, Memory Books & Wedding Guest Books

Posted on February 24, 2014 by Susan Green | 0 comments

Longstitch with Linkstitch leather books are now available in Extra Large A4 size in a range of 14 colours. They're bound in vegetable tanned calf skins with a distinctive napped reverse.

Update August 2015: New colours! Now also available in White, Pewter Grey, Blackberry and Azure Blue.

Top L to R: Oxblood, Crimson, Light Toffee Beige, Gold, Duck Egg, Midnight Blue, Sapphire Blue

Middle L to R: Maroon, British Racing Green, Forest Green, Chocolate, Rich Tan, Tobacco, Black

Bottom: White, Pewter Grey, Blackberry, Azure Blue.

Extra Large A4 size is:

Landscape: Height 8.5 inches / 220 mm x Width 12 inches / 300 mm

Portrait: Height 12 inches / 300 mm x Width 8.5 inches / 220 mm

Your Bespoke options include:

Thread Colour: view here

Closure: thong, strap or fob

Pages: Journal (192 blank pages of 130gsm paper) or Memory (128 blank pages of 220gsm paper with spacers in the spine to allow for inclusions).

Frontspage: bespoke inscription of your choic

Price & Delivery: an A4 book is £199 plus £9 UK delivery. International delivery is also available, please ask for a quote.

A5 books are also available at £119 bespoke / £90 ready to ship

A6 books are also available at £90 bespoke / £70 ready to ship

How to order: please contact me by email: info@boundbyhand.co.uk or call +44 (0) 7748 759 371 to discuss your commission or with any queries. Do mention any deadline you have and the country you'd like your order shipped to.

Susan 

 

Posted in Memory Books, New, wedding

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 cartridge paper; Guest Books, Journals & Sketchbooks have 192 pages of cartridge paper, counted all sides. 'Slim' books have 96 pages. Pagination can be adjusted a little for bespoke books.

 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 1.5 inches or 38 mm
A6 Small Portrait 6 inches or 155 mm 4.5 inches or 114 mm 1.5 inches or 38 mm
Miniature Journals

104 pages of 100gsm 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 heavy cartridge paper

A5 Medium Portrait TBC
A6 Small Landscape