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A4 Portrait Large Leather Memory Book

NEW: Order a leather Memory Book in A4 large portrait size.

May 20, 2019

You can now order a Leather Memory Book in A4 large portrait size. It's the most popular size for these fine scrapbooks that make beautiful wedding anniversary gifts.

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Stab Stitch Sketchbooks with recycled cotton rag paper for watercolours

NEW: Japanese Stab Stitch Sketchbooks with recycled paper

November 06, 2018

These brand new Japanese Stab Stitch books are the latest addition to my collection of Artist's Sketchbooks and part of my new Eco-Friendly Collection. They feature four traditional designs, bound with eco-friendly recycled cotton rag paper that's sized for watercolours and ink.

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Eco Friendly handmade journals, notebooks and sketchbooks

NEW: Eco-Friendly Handmade Books

November 06, 2018

A new collection of eco-friendly, sustainable Journals and Sketchbooks, handmade with with recycled or renewable natural materials. Plus, resources for ethical, eco-friendly products.

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Square Accordion Sketchbook Sets: folded concertina books for drawing, writing, journalling

NEW: Square Accordion Sketchbook Sets

October 24, 2018

Accordion Sketchbook Sets are now available to buy in Square format. Click to discover the fascinating - and rather salacious - story behind an alternative name for the Accordion folded book form.

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Leather Artist's Sketchbooks handmade with watercolour, cartridge and pastel paper. Bound by hand in the UK, ships worldwide.

NEW: Leather Artist's Sketchbooks

August 29, 2018

Here's my new collection of handmade leather Artists' Sketchbooks in an array of colourful, contemporary styles with watercolour, pastel and cartridge paper. These leather Artist's Sketchbooks are available to shop now with worldwide shipping, or you can commission me to make one that meets your particular requirements. 

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NEW Rustic Wedding Guest Books & Journals

NEW Rustic Wedding Guest Books & Journals

June 20, 2017

Rustic, Boho or Woodland Wedding Guest Books hand made with eco friendly sustainable materials

Perfect for eco-conscious, environmentally sustainable weddings with a rustic, natural, woodland or bohemian theme, my new Wedding Guest Books celebrate natural materials, chosen for their sustainability.

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NEW: Mohawk Superfine Paper

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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NEW: Vintage and Contemporary Hand Marbled Paper Notebooks, Jotters and Journals

NEW: Vintage and Contemporary Hand Marbled Paper Notebooks, Jotters and Journals

December 02, 2016

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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NEW: Crawford Waxed Irish Linen Thread

NEW: Crawford Waxed Irish Linen Thread

March 09, 2016

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

February 18, 2015

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New For Spring

April 01, 2014

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

February 24, 2014

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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